NBA player Boban Marjanović is featured in the latest State Farm commercial.
The Dallas Mavericks star isn’t the only basketball player to team up with the famed insurance company.
Who is the NBA player in the State Farm ad?
Boban Marjanović, 33, is a 7-foot-3 NBA center for the Dallas Mavericks.
He was born on August 15, 1988 and is of Serbian nationality.
Marjanović just completed his first season with Dallas, but the NBA’s fifth season overall.
He has previously played for San Antonio, Detroit, the LA Clippers and Philadelphia.
According to his NBA biography, he is “a native of Boljevac, Serbia, Marjanović began his professional basketball career at the age of 14 with Serbian team Hemofarm.
“In addition to playing professionally in Serbia, Marjanović also played in Russia and Lithuania before making his NBA debut with San Antonio in 2015-16.
“He represents the Serbian national team in international competition.”
Marjanović also appeared in the 2019 action thriller, John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum.
Which basketball players have been featured in State Farm commercials?
State Farm is known for partnering with star NBA players to create fun, fan-favorite ads to promote the insurance company’s “surprisingly low rates.”
Chris Paul is one of the NBA’s most frequent star athletes – having joined the State Farm team nearly 10 years ago.
Boban Marjanović and Trae Young are some of the new faces added to frequently viewed insurance advertisements.
Alyson Griffin, head of marketing for State Farm, said in a statement:
“State Farm is launching its new NBA advertising campaign during the popular NBA Christmas Day games.
“Not only will fans learn how State Farm offers surprisingly great rates from Jake and Chris Paul, but they’ll also see some of our new friends, Atlanta Hawks point guard Trae Young and Dallas Mavericks center Boban Marjanović.”
LeBron James and Phoenix Suns head coach Monty Williams have also been featured in previous commercials.
What is Boban Marjanović’s net worth?
Marjanović has an estimated net worth of nearly $8 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Besides State Farm, Marjanović has a few mentions of big names, including Nike, Chime, and Big Blanket Co.
In 2021, he even teamed up with Pepperidge Farm for a Goldfish Crackers ad.
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