Jason Momoa has shaved off his signature lengthy locks for a great trigger.
The Aquaman actor shared a video of his makeover, whereas it was in progress, to social media on Monday. He underwent the hair transformation to attract consideration to single-use plastic, urging individuals to make use of recyclable aluminum cans for water as a substitute of plastic bottles.
“Aloha, everybody,” he started the video. “Hand me these braids” he mentioned to his hairstylist earlier than he held up his chopped locks. “Shaving off the hair.”
The See actor positively did not appear used to it simply but. “Oooh man,” he mentioned. “I’ve by no means even felt the wind proper there,” rubbing the quick hair on the aspect of his head.
Whereas the excitement continued, he talked concerning the significance of eliminating one-time use plastic.
“We gotta cease,” he mentioned. “All that s***” — referring to plastic bottles, utensils, luggage and packaging — “it simply goes into our land. It goes into our ocean. I am right here in Hawaii proper now and simply seeing issues in our ocean, it is simply so unhappy. So please, something you are able to do to get rid of single-use plastic in your life, assist me. Plastic bottles are ridiculous.”
He urged the usage of reusable canteens or aluminum options. Momoa based Mananalu Water, a bottled water firm that makes use of resealable and recyclable aluminum bottles. The corporate additionally removes the equal of 1 plastic bottle from ocean waste with each buy.
When he shared the video, he wrote to his followers, “This is to new beginnings — let’s unfold the aloha. Be higher at defending our land and oceans. We have to reduce single use plastics out of our lives and out of our seas.”
Momoa beforehand shaved off his beard to attract consideration to the trigger.
The actor’s lengthy locks have been a outstanding a part of his look, on the pink carpet and in his roles. In a 2018 interview with Australia’s Every day Telegraph, he mentioned his then-wife Lisa Bonet “would depart me if I reduce my hair so I simply do not reduce my hair.” The couple, who share two youngsters, break up earlier this 12 months.