Award-winning actor and director Kamal Haasan has joined the NFT world. The debut collection will feature on ‘Fantico’, the digital collectibles platform. Through Lotus Media Entertainment, the partnership will see Fantico launch a game based metaverse. Furthermore, Haasan will have his own world within this. However, details of the metaverse and the virtual world remain vague. Fans of the actor will have to wait for further announcements to find out more.
Meanwhile, to purchase one of the Kamal Haasan NFTs, you will have to go here. The superstar, known as ‘Ulaganayagan’ to his many adoring fans, has always been one to try to implement new ideas and technology into his work.
There will be an impressive collection of Kamal Haasan digital avatar NFTs as he often plays multiple characters. In the hit film Dasavathaaram(2008), he played a staggering ten different roles.
Although, Haasan’s fans will get much more than just a digital avatar. On Fantico, they will be able to purchase memorabilia and souvenirs, digital and physical. Also, they will have the chance to join a meet and greet session with the actor.
When asked why he turned to NFTs, Kamal Haasan said, “I am excited to explore the emerging intersection of the digital and physical world, which is now becoming popularly known as the metaverse.”
He went on to state, “My life’s journey of over six decades has blurred the distinction between my personal and professional life and will be my offering for this metaverse.”
Recently, award-winning Indian filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma announced that he would enter the NFT scene with his new film, Dangerous, India’s first film NFT.