Tag Archives: commercials

  • Ray Liotta is the Latest KFC Colonel in New Commercial (Video)

    Ray Liotta is the Latest KFC Colonel in New Commercial (Video)

    I admit to having a nearly infinite capacity for keeping track of all manner of fictional sagas, but KFC‘s ongoing ad campaign involving various high-profile actors and comedians portraying their departed founder is not one of them. So I don’t know exactly how Ray Liotta fits into the KFC Colonel continuity, but I do know […]

  • Japanese ‘The Defenders’ Promo Narrated by Stan Lee (Video)

    Japanese ‘The Defenders’ Promo Narrated by Stan Lee (Video)

    I keep reading that Marvel Comics overlord Stan Lee is retiring from public life, and then I keep seeing footage of him at conventions and cameos in the movies and TV shows based on his creations. His latest work as Marvel’s official mascot is part of the proud tradition of celebrities doing weird commercials in […]

  • ‘NBA 2K18 Legend Edition’ Announces Shaq as Cover Athlete (Video)

    ‘NBA 2K18 Legend Edition’ Announces Shaq as Cover Athlete (Video)

    In addition to his myriad other duties as a spokesman and basketball commentator, Shaquille O’Neal is the cover athlete for the upcoming NBA 2K18 Legend Edition. After the announcement, Shaq appeared at a live press conference to discuss the development, but a sneaky prankster was manning the teleprompter during his speech – that’s the narrative […]

  • “Connected Whopper”: New Burger King Ad Hijacks Google Devices (Video)

    “Connected Whopper”: New Burger King Ad Hijacks Google Devices (Video)

    It’s been less than two weeks since Burger King unveiled Whopper Toothpaste, and now they’re trolling everybody with a voice-activated Google device (as well as Google itself) with a new advertisement. It’s called the “Connected Whopper,” but what it really is is a commercial that activates your phone to ask Google about the chain’s signature […]

  • Pie Tops: Pizza Hut Develops Sneakers With Pizza-Ordering Function (Video)

    Pie Tops: Pizza Hut Develops Sneakers With Pizza-Ordering Function (Video)

    The worlds of sneakers and pizza have converged, and the nexus point is Pizza Hut. More specifically, the pizza chain has developed a sneaker that has a button that will actually order a pizza to your door. The sneakers are called, naturally, Pie Tops. Watching the Pie Tops commercial with basketball legend Grant Hill, it’s […]