What successful celebrities can teach about brand narratives

With Jurassic World rampaging through the box office, Chris Pratt who less than two years ago was known as a goofy sidekick, is now Hollywood’s most bankable movie stars. While his acting skills is one reason for his success (and he is a good actor), Chris Pratt’s success comes from crafting a strong brand narrative to cultivate organic growth of fans.
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Can Product-Placement enhance Jurassic World?

Jurassic World is coming out, and has engaged with viral marketing, including an In-universe website and a cute publicity stunt, with Jurassic Park’s infamous transport crates conspicuously placed in a London train station. However Universal Pictures isn’t the only one advertising Jurassic World, as Samsung has signed up to have product-placement added into the movie. Interspersed between raptor taming and Dino DNA, will be Samsung tech.
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