Celebrities Who Wear Rolex GMT Master II Watch. Clearly, the Rolex GMT Master Watch is a favorite among celebrities.
It’s the watch of choice for some of the world’s revolutionaries (see Fidel Castro’s Rolex and Che Guevara’s GMT Master Rolex Watch). It’s the watch of heroes (see Chuck Yeager below). And its the pick of movie tough guys and action stars (see below Clint Eastwood, Daniel Craig, Keanu Reeves, Tom Selleck, etc.) as well as our original French crush Gerard Depardieu.
Why do celebrities love the Rolex GMT Master II? Well, if you travel as much as these famous people, you would also love it’s time zone capabilities. In fact, in the words of rolex.com, the GMT Master II is “the ultimate reference chosen by serious travellers and professionals who fly the world”.
Anyhoo, here’s our list of celebrities who wear Rolex GMT Master II Watches.
Che Guevara Rolex Watch is a GMT Master: Who says revolutionaries cannot wear luxury quality watches? Not Ernesto Guevarra aka El Che aka Che. El Che is a fan of Rolex watches as you can see in these photos of him wearing the Rolex GMT Master model.
As you may already know, GMT stands for Greenwich Mean Time which was formerly used as the international civil time standard. It’s now been replaced by the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) as the primary time standard by which the world regulates clock and time.
But let’s go back to Che and his GMT Rolex watches, shall we?
Brian Williams Watch: Rolex Datejust and Rolex Daytona. Let us continue to blog about famous male celebrities spotted wearing Rolex watches and let us add the handsome news anchor aka our TV daddy Brian Williams to the list. He is seen in the photo below wearing a Datejust.
He joins the likes of Orlando Bloom and Ari Gold as well as tennis star Ana Ivanovic in our list of celebrities who were seen wearing this particular model.
Robert De Niro Rolex Daytona Vintage & Tissot Quadrato Watches. Look who’s wearing a Paul Newman vintage Rolex Daytona watch? It’s effin Robert de Niro, our most favorite actor ever and one of the greatest actors of all time.
Now we are pretty sure most of you know this already, but for those who don’t, the pic of de Niro and his Daytona below is from the movie 15 Minutes which was released back in 2001. It wasn’t a very good movie and it kinda flopped in the box office but de Niro movies are kinda hit and miss but he will forever be a Hollywood great.
Conor McGregor Rolex Skydweller Watch. Let us add Conor McGregor to our list of famous people wearing Rolex watches. Of course we are not surprised that the best MMA fighter in the world would pick the best watch brand ever made. Anyhoo, here’s Conor wearing his Rolex watch while promoting a fight.
For those who are wondering the Conor McGregor Rolex watch is a Rolex Skydweller. Here’s another pic of the badass Irish fighter and his Everose gold Rolex Sky-Dweller with a chocolate dial.
Celebrities Wearing Rolex Daytona Watches. Like cinema icon Paul Newman, some Hollywood celebrities love them their Rolex Daytona watches. Why, you ask? Well, maybe because it is known for its accuracy and reliability. Or maybe they love it simply because it is made by Rolex and they love everything made by the world’s top watchmaker.
Or maybe they just love the Daytona because it is most often associated with the great Paul Newman. (If you are wondering why the Rolex Daytona is often associated with Paul Newman, go read our post on Paul Newman’s Rolex Daytona.) Anyhoo, we made this list of male celebrities wearing Rolex Daytona watches which we compiled from separate blog entries we published in the past.
John Mayer’s Rolex Wristwatch is a Daytona: Look who’s got himself a Paul Newman Rolex Daytona watch? It’s John Mayer, the singer we kind of love and hate at the same.