A long-running animated comedy series has mocked the volatility of cryptocurrencies on several occasions. Now, a new made-for-streaming movie mocks the crypto industry and the celebrities who were used in advertisements.
What Happened: A new streaming special called “The Streaming Wars Part 2” from “South Park” takes on cryptocurrency.
According to Decrypt, the new movie goes after celebrities including Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Reese Witherspoon, Larry David and Naomi Osaka, who have promoted cryptocurrency.
The movie mainly takes on Damon, who famously starred in a commercial for Crypto.com that featured the tagline “fortune favors the brave.”
In the new movie, the ad from Crypto.com is recreated except instead of holograms of famous moments in history, there is now recycled water.
“We are living in a severe drought. There simply isn’t a choice anymore,” Damon says in the movie.
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