Sir Anthony Hopkins, the Oscar award-winning actor, has sold out his debut nonfungible token (NFT) collection “The Eternal Collection” in under 10 minutes.
It has been reported that the collection, created in partnership with Orange Comet Inc, an NFT, and Web3-focused design agency, features 1000 original cinematic art pieces inspired by different performances within the actor’s long career.
However, according to the collection’s description on OpenSea, the body of work “conceptualizes an interpretation of the vast character archetypes Sir Anthony Hopkins has portrayed over his illustrious film career, drawing its potent energy from his stimulating body of art.”
The report said that the creative visuals and animations with names like, “The Jester,” “The Lover,” “The Ruler,” “The Rebel,” “The Giver,” and “The Eternal.” Each represents the various archetypal characters played throughout the Hollywood actor’s career.
Likewise, the NFT, and Web3-focused design agency, Orange Comet Inc alleged that the collection’s sellout was the fastest in OpenSea’s history. The celebrated actor thanked the NFT community in a tweet stating that he still couldn’t believe the news of the collection’s sell-out.
Thus, the unique 990 one-of-one NFT images come with randomly selected utilities ranging from receiving autographed dreamscapes art books featuring the actor's paintings and drawings, to intimate discussions with Anothony Hopkins via zoom, and random selections of personalized NFTs with a message from Hopkins airdropped into their wallets.