Internet poker behemoths PokerStars and 888 have asked a group of stars for their Monte Carlo and Barcelona tournaments.
PokerStars’ ongoing utilization of celebrities is interesting considering that recently they appeared to possess known as time around the marketing technique.
However, when they may have avoid Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona’s Neymar Junior, the businesses still keen to make use of star power when appropriate.
As PokerStars’ communications chief Eric Hollreiser described to CalvinAyre’s Lee Davy, PokerStars hasn’t altered tac. Indeed, the organization is extremely keen to operate again with big names from sport, film and tv.
Kevin Hart looking for PokerStars Monte Carlo event
For evidence of this take a look at the truth that comic actor Kevin Hart will attend the PokerStars Championship in Monte Carlo.
Hart formerly collaborated with the organization in the PokerStars Championship within the Bahamas. He did pretty much, really - Hart went to Day 2 before missing out to Dan Colman.
Now, the star of Get Hard and also the Wedding Ringer is getting involved in the $100,000 Super High Roller three-day event.
Football greats spice up 888’s Barcelona party
Meanwhile, 888 is staging the 888Live Barcelona the following month. With more than $700,000 available top pros for example Patrik Antonius, Cate Hall, Ema Zajimovic and Michael Mizachi on hands. And Brazilian World Cup champion Denilson is going to be present, along with European Championship victor Mario Basler.
Not too the superstar-related action is exclusively limited to the continent. On the other hand, former world tennis number 1 Boris Becker lately compensated a trip to Nottingham. The nine-time grand slam champion required part within the partypoker-backed LIVE MILLIONS Dusk Till Beginning tournament. Former world middleweight champion Carl Froch also required a location while dining.