‘Entourage’: Vincent Chase’s Top 5 Worst Financial Decisions

by Jeremy Spirogis
Adrian Grenier

One of probably the most interesting issues about watching the HBO collection Entourage was the fantasy it supplied for viewers. Although its material was at occasions problematic, Entourage supplied an imaginary glimpse into celeb life that many individuals crave.

Movie star Vincent Chase (Adrian Grenier), particularly, lived a carefree way of life and took loopy dangers that none of us, in actuality, would ever dream of. He usually spent his cash freely and by no means paid a lot consideration to his funds, a lot to his accountant Marvin’s (Paul Herman) chagrin. 

Here are a few of the most outrageous monetary selections Vince made over the course of the present.

Vince leases a Rolls Royce Phantom to distract himself

In season 1, Vince continues to be a rising star that’s making a reputation for himself in Hollywood. Because of this, it’s crucial that Head On, his breakout film, does properly. His agent, Ari Gold (Jeremy Piven), is feeling the stress and encourages his supervisor Eric Murphy (Kevin Connolley) to take Vince’s thoughts off of a foul evaluate the movie has gotten. 

Eric misinterprets Ari’s request and the fellows determine to purchase a $320,000 Rolls Royce Phantom to distract themselves. Vince’s accountant berates Eric for the irresponsible monetary transfer, and Ari chews him out for blaming the choice on him. 

By the top of the episode, Vince decides that he doesn’t need the automobile anymore, however they’ve already signed a 3-year lease on it. Eric makes be aware of this, however all Vince says in response is “You’ll figure it out.”

He buys a home that prices Four occasions his price range

In season 2, Vince has turn into a extra established actor and is on the lookout for higher roles. He’s on the shortlist because the lead for a studio’s new Aquaman franchise however doesn’t wish to play a superhero and be typecast. 

Meanwhile, he’s on the lookout for a brand new dwelling and has been given a $1,000,000 price range by his accountant. The dwelling he initially views inside that value vary doesn’t impress the crew, so his realtor takes them to Marlon Brando’s outdated dwelling as an alternative, which prices $4,300,000. 

Despite not having a job, Vince decides to buy the house in opposition to Eric’s needs. Once once more, their accountant isn’t blissful. Luckily, he lands the function of Aquaman later within the season.

The unemployed actor spends $20,000 on sneakers for his friend

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Vince shopping for issues with out a job appears to be a recurring theme of the present. In season 3, Turtle (Jerry Ferrara) misses out on getting a pair of restricted version Air Force 1s as a result of Vince refuses to make use of his star energy to skip the road at a retailer. 

To make it as much as him, Vince decides to achieve out to the shoe’s designer personally to make Turtle his personal pair. In the top, Turtle will get to satisfy Fukijama, the designer, in individual and will get a 1-of-1 pair. 

However, the function in a Ramones venture Vince was pursuing falls by on account of a blunder by Ari. To make issues worse, he’s already spent $20,000 on Turtle’s new sneakers.

He sells all of his possessions to purchase a script

In arguably the worst transfer of his profession, Vince decides he needs to supply Medellin, a biopic about Pablo Escobar, on his personal. He will get right into a bidding warfare with a rich Hollywood producer, regardless that—you guessed it—he’s out of labor. 

As the bidding warfare escalates, he places all of his belongings on the road, promoting his dwelling and automobiles, and emptying his financial institution accounts to purchase the script for $5,000,000. 

He will get the script, however the poorly-produced movie finally ends up being a field workplace bomb that sends his profession—and life—right into a tailspin.

Vince bets $100,000 on a soccer match—twice

After taking pictures Medellin, Vince’s life and profession are up within the air because the crew tries to discover a studio to distribute the movie. Despite this, Vince continues to reside with out fear.

While taking a visit to Malibu someday, he runs right into a random girl who asks him to spend the day on the seashore together with her. When they arrive on the seashore home, she reveals that it’s Dennis Hopper’s, as he’s a friend of her father. 

Upon assembly him, Vince is enamored, and Hopper talks him into betting $100,000 on a soccer match he is aware of nothing about. Vince nonetheless has no cash or job, however he sticks it out and fortunately loses no cash as a result of Hopper’s friend forgot to name within the bets.

Further urgent his luck, Vince bets on the following match, wins the guess, and goes dwelling with $100,000. Only on Entourage.

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