Reese Witherspoon has confused her fans with a weird tweet concerning “CRYPOT wallets” and “digital identity”.
The Hollywood star shared the post on Tuesday (11 January), writing: “In the (near) future, every person will have a parallel digital identity. Avatars, crypto wallets, digital goods will be the norm.”
She capped her tweet by asking her followers: “Are you planning for this?”
At the time of writing, there was no particular motive as to why Witherspoon determined to ship the put up, which has prompted messages of mockery. Others known as out Witherspoon for what they believed was an commercial for cryptocurrencies, with one Twitter consumer it “scam artistry”.
Another added: “Reese Witherspoon becoming a crypto bro was not on my 2022 bingo card.”
Writer Zack Davisson wrote: “A weird thing about Reese Witherspoon and Matt Damon is realising that no matter how much money and fame you have, you will always take another paycheck. Neither of them NEEDS to advertise Crypto. But they can’t say no to the check. Unless you are Tom from MySpace.”
Confused by the randomness of the tweet, one other follower replied: “Blink twice if you need help, Reese.”
Witherspoon’s message comes following the rise of NFTs, which has been branded the “Bitcoin for art”.
Many celebrities and artists at the moment are making large quantities of cash promoting the possession of digital pictures.
The concept of NFTs gained recognition primarily based on the rise of cryptocurrency applied sciences, and the will for digital artists to have larger possession – and monetisation choices – over their craft.
In 2021, as a part of Facebook’s rebranding, the social media firm introduced plans to unveil an immersive virtual-reality world the place work conferences and social occasions can happen.
Named the metaverse, Facebook head Mark Zuckerberg mentioned he presently does this along with his staff utilizing Oculus headsets that remodel then into animations.
Witherspoon was most just lately seen within the second outing of Apple TV+ sequence The Morning Show, which has simply been renewed for a 3rd season.