Saturday, April 17, 2021

The new "Whassup?" (2021)

 Snoop Dogg is one busy dude. Busy with commercials these days.

Doritos. Vivint Security. A brief stint with Dunkin' last year. You get the idea.

The steadiest gig among Snoop's commercial endorsements, now that it seems his remake of The Joker's Wild is over, is for Corona Extra beer. Latino rapper Bad Bunny joined him for one spot last year, and, just in time for Bunny's appearance last week at Wrestlemania, a new ad premiered, pairing Snoop & Bunny with actress Zoe Saldana ("Guardians of The Galaxy"):

It may not exactly get over like Budweiser got "Whassup?" over 20 years ago, but, if Snoop can market that shell-phone, then we be talkin', y'all.

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