American betting group BetMGM has signed actor Jerry Ferrara as a brand ambassador, revealing that the former Entourage star will host a BetMGM sports-themed podcast.
The deal will bring Ferrara into the BetMGM fold, with the actor appearing in marketing from the company and engaging with customers during different events. The podcast that Ferrara will host will be called Unleashed and center around sports and betting on events.
"As a diehard sports fan, I couldn't be more excited about legalized sports betting and having the opportunity to partner with an industry leader like BetMGM," said Ferrara. "It's an honor to be the first BetMGM ambassador to co-host Unleashed and I'm excited to share my passion and knowledge with fellow sports fans."
BetMGM Chief Revenue Officer Matt Prevost also commented, adding: "Jerry Ferrara is a talented actor and a passionate sports fan. Together we'll create fun, unique content for our podcast and other BetMGM-related opportunities that we believe sports fans will love."
This news comes right after the company announced that they've signed an extension deal with the NFL to become an official sportsbook partner with the league in Canada.