Currys PC World: Pina Colada

U.K. Retailer Currys PC World Imagines Some Hilarious Scenarios

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This funny new campaign from U.K. retailer Currys PC World imagines how you might start to fantasize about all the great technology you can buy at its stores. The ads, by Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO and directed by The Bobbsey Twins From Homicide at Blink, include this one, where a Dad's new oven lets him imagine himself as a sexy top chef, as well as a second spot with a children's entertainer who has a fantasy life as a heavy metal guitarist thanks to his entertainment system, and another with a woman who daydreams about how her refrigerator's icemaker could transport her to a lifestyle of exotic cocktails. In each scenario, brutal reality intrudes to bring each character down to earth with a bump.
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Mar 17, 2015
Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO
Currys PC World
The Bobbsey Twins From Homicide
Executive Creative Director:
Alex Grieve
Executive Creative Director:
Adrian Rossi
Andrew Studholme
Production Company:
Executive Producer:
James Bland
Agency Producer:
Polly Lowles
Creative Director:
Clark Edwards
Christopher Sabogal
Ed Cheeseman
Post Production:
The Mill
Clark Edwards
Agency Planner:
David Edwards
Agency Planner:
Sarah Sternberg
TV Producer:
Polly Lowles
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