Shocking Celebrity High Stakes Poker Revelations
Gaming lovers have been gripped by the latest reports of Tobey Maguire’s exclusive high stakes poker circle packed with stars.
Stories of celebrity poker tournaments involving some of the best known names and faces in show business are generating a lot of buzz. The latest reports have centred on Tobey Maguire’s exclusive high stakes poker circle involving players including stars such as Ben Affleck, Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Nick Cassavetes and Todd Phillips.
The games in question, which took place every Tuesday evening between the years 2005 and 2007, witnessed the gathering of some 8 or 9 handpicked guests eager to play “serious” poker well into the night.
The most recent revelations have revealed just how high the stakes could be. Although there was no official buy-in, hands are rumoured to have soared to heights of $150,000 a pot with unlucky participants frequently losing sums of $500,000 in a single sitting. Tempers were also at an all time high with screaming matches and physical fights becoming a staple feature of the gatherings. What’s more, the circle was accompanied by a strict set of rules. Those who failed to pay up were excluded from the club from good – making Maguire’s circle one of the most elite groups in the world.
Rumour also has it that the venue itself was accompanied by a host of special features designed to create the ultimate casino atmosphere. Massage girls are said to have been a regular fixture alongside luxury food, a full bar and professional gaming dealers. Packed with famous players and spectators alike, there is no doubt that Maguire’s legendary high stakes circle will go down in poker history for good.