Cryptocurrency is getting a lot of traction from almost every industry and the entertainment industry are not left behind.
Ending of 2017, as the value of bitcoin was skyrocketing, “The Big Bang Theory” a U.S. TV Series produced by Warner Bros and created by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady, both of whom serve as executive producers on the series, along with Steven Molaro. All three also serve as head writers. The show premiered on CBS on September 24, 2007. In March 2017, the series was renewed for two additional seasons, bringing its total to twelve, and running through the 2018–19 television season. The twelfth season is set to premiere on September 24, 2018. It was announced on August 22, 2018, that the twelfth season will be the final season, consisting of 24 episodes. One of the episodes described a bitcoin plot when the geeky characters tried to find bitcoin they had mined several years earlier, as recounted on Yahoo. When they finally recover the lost laptop, they find the bitcoin was downloaded to a flash drive on a keychain that has long been lost.
Cryptocurrency is going to get the highest possible traction by 2019, with the new Hollywood release ‘Crypto’ which star popular and renowned Artists Kurt Russell- Having voiced adult Copper in the animated Disney film The Fox and the Hound (1981), Alexis Bledel- who is popularly known for Gilmore girls, Beau Knapp –who played the villain Blue Face in the mystery thriller The Nice Guys, as well as violent Crack in the war film Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk. Knapp appeared in the Netflix war drama film Sand Castle (2017), and appeared in a co-starring role in the Netflix series Seven Seconds (2018).
The Movie Crypto is currently directed by John Stalberg Jr. written by Carlyle Eubank and David Frigerio. produced by Yale Productions’ Jordan Yale Levine and Jordan Beckerman, along with David Frigerio. Crypto set location play is upstate New York. Crypto is a Fictional movie about the act of money laundering, art and corruption. In the movie, Alexis Bledel plays a strange and mysterious art dealer. the movie is focused on a young talented anti-money laundering agent (Knapp) who is investigating fraud and corruption in a town New York. In this same town, his brother (Hemsworth) and his father (Russell) are struggling to keep their family business farm despite the economic landscape changes. The investigation puts this agent in a dangerous position with the mysterious art dealer (Bledel), a cryptocurrency enthusiast turned cybersleuth (Harris) and a corrupt accountant acting on the wishes of ruthless client(Kartheiser).
There are also rumours that another Hollywood Movie might be coming up soon titled Bitcoin, which focuses on a story about a father who lost his job and his looking for how to convert Bitcoin to fiats (local currency) from an anonymous account.
Hollywood is passing a strong message that Cryptocurrency is mainstream and is here to stay. This gives a major boost to cryptocurrencies and the application of Blockchain Technology at large and clearly gives an idea of how far it will go to change things.