A scripted TV collection that is about crypto — and funded via it — is in construction at Beacon Pictures, the unbiased production corporate at the back of “Bring It On”, and common ABC drama “Castle.”
According to Deadline Hollywood, the ten phase TV crypto-comedy collection “Hold on for Dear Life” — a reference of type to the slang time period ‘Hodl’ — objectives for predominant pictures to shoot in Puerto Rico from August.
The display, which was once created via nameless crypto insider calling themselves ‘Suhh Toshee’, will glance to replicate the lives of crypto marketers, and confidently be funded via them. Beacon CEO Mark Pennell, informed Deadline that:
“Crypto is about community. The show is an extension of that community. So, we embraced the innovation by creating an opportunity for crypto entrepreneurs to participate in a show that reflects many of their own stories.”
The mission is elevating budget by the use of crypto via tokenizing the income on Ethereum, enabling buyers to obtain their percentage of the proceeds immediately to their wallets.
The manufacturers additionally hope to money in at the gold rush round NFT collectibles, with plans to mint a sequence of non-fungible tokens, as smartly as liberate the first-ever tokenized complete episode of a TV display.
The storyline is keen on Mel, a tender tech founder who launches a token named after her lacking best possible buddy Aveer and units off along with her band of “misfit” pals to make the Aveer token a good fortune.
“To do so, they must overcome enemies, centralized powers and FUD (Fear Uncertainty Doubt)”
The collection is ready to characteristic cameos from figures within the crypto-world such as billionaire Bitcoin investor Tim Draper, and Crystal Rose, the CEO, and Founder of Sense.
As blockchain era and cryptocurrency proceed to creep their approach into mainstream society, the urge for food for crypto-based TV presentations and films is gaining momentum.
Cointelegraph reported at the construction of the first-ever Ok-drama crypto-series “Romantic Hacker” in July 2020, which includes a fictional tale of a Korean buying and selling change being attacked via hackers.
In October, acclaimed actress Kate Winslet signed on to big name in an MGM production portraying the founding father of the $4 billion OneCoin Ponzi scheme and in February ‘Silk Road’ was once launched depicting the lead up to the arrest darknet Silk Road founderRoss Ulbricht.
The tale of the way the Winklevoss twins was Bitcoin billionaires was once additionally snapped up via Stampede Ventures previous that 12 months, and the similar creator that penned it, Ben Mezrich is operating on a guide and film for MGM and guide that main points the GameStop saga.