Kevin Hart pays almost $200K for the Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT

Kevin Hart has recently become a member of the Bored Ape Yacht Club.


Kevin Hart has recently become a member of the Bored Ape Yacht Club.
Kevin Hart | Image: Today.com

The actor and comedian paid 79.5 ETH worth about $200,401 for a non-fungible coin (NFT) from the Bored Ape Yacht Club. NFT checkout MoonPay was used to complete the transaction.


Kevin Hart's NFT includes an ape wearing a multicolored hat with a pinwheel on top, and he now joins a growing list of celebrities who are racing to be a part of the crypto boom.



Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC)


According to the corporate website, the Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) was founded by four buddies who wanted to make amazing digital art and wanted to "construct something (crazy)."


The NFTs of the Bored Ape Yacht Club have approximately 170 possible features, including expression, headdress, clothes, and more.


Despite being in its first year, the Bored Ape Yacht Club has already exceeded expectations. Its NFT line has already established itself as one of the most profitable and popular on the market.


According to data from CryptoSlam, it already has a sales turnover of over $1 billion since its start in April 2021.


NFT Popularity is on the rise


Stephen Curry, Eminem, Snoop Dogg, Shaq, Justin Bieber and others have purchased also NFTs, in addition to Kevin Hart.