George Santos doesn’t have lots going for him in the intervening time, totally on account of (1) dropping his job in Congress final week and (2) the almost two dozen felonies he was charged with (and pleaded not responsible to) early this yr, which he’s scheduled to face trial for subsequent September. He does have one shiny spot in his life, although, and that’s the truth that he’s apparently making a fully absurd sum of money on Cameo, the platform of selection for actuality TV stars, mid-tier actors, disgraced politicians, and Rudy Giuliani.
Sure, Semafor reviews that Santos is churning out so many movies for paying prospects that he had to purchase a stand to prop up his cellphone as a result of “his hand is getting drained.” As of Monday, the previous congressman was charging $200 a pop, however he has since doubled his charge to $400. As of Tuesday, he’d shot 150 movies and advised Semafor he deliberate to “crush one other 60–70 tonight.” In response to the outlet, screenshots present—and the CEO of Cameo confirmed—that Santos will earn more money in his first few days on Cameo than his annual congressional wage of $174,000.
Cameo cofounder Steven Galanis advised Semafor that Santos “goes to be an absolute whale,” and claimed the ex-representative is “placing numbers up” on par with Sarah Jessica Parker (who’s beforehand used it to boost cash for the New York Metropolis Ballet) and Bon Jovi (who not has an account on the positioning, although a Bon Jovi impersonator does.)
In a single video Santos recorded, he tells “Bobby from New Jersey,” who turned out to be indicted senator Bob Menendez, to “keep robust,” a request that got here from Senator John Fetterman:
In one other, he covers a Taylor Swift favourite: