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Challenge Cup Final trailer and Richard Bacon


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#1 Futtocks

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 02:19 PM

They've just played the CC final trailer on Radio 5.

 

Then, there were a few seconds of dead air.

 

Then the real life Alan Partridge came in with "I wasn't listening to the trailer, so I didn't know it had finished".

 

How much do they pay this hopeless amateur?


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#2 hindle xiii

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 02:43 PM

There's a telly advert for it I've seen in the last 24 hours.
 
It shows both stadia and then giant generic animated figures representing both teams are shown travelling towards and around London to Wembley.
 


Edited by hindle xiii, 19 August 2013 - 03:55 PM.

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#3 Futtocks

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 02:57 PM

TV Trailer - http://instagram.com/p/dMUviTIZro/#


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#4 South Wakefield Sharks

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 03:05 PM

Nice one that.

#5 walter sobchak

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 03:28 PM

They've just played the CC final trailer on Radio 5.
 
Then, there were a few seconds of dead air.
 
Then the real life Alan Partridge came in with "I wasn't listening to the trailer, so I didn't know it had finished".
 
How much do they pay this hopeless amateur?

He must be snorting the bacon powder again because he is absolutely useless.

#6 Dave T

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 05:25 PM

nice ad

#7 longboard

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 06:34 PM

They've just played the CC final trailer on Radio 5.

 

Then, there were a few seconds of dead air.

 

Then the real life Alan Partridge came in with "I wasn't listening to the trailer, so I didn't know it had finished".

 

How much do they pay this hopeless amateur?

 

Is that all part of his appeal for some?

 

Not for me though. There is something about that streaky guy that gets my back up.



#8 Saintslass

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 08:07 PM

There's a telly advert for it I've seen in the last 24 hours.
 
It shows both stadia and then giant generic animated figures representing both teams are shown travelling towards and around London to Wembley.
 

I like it.



#9 shaun mc

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 08:18 PM

Sure it's the M6 in Tebay Gorge there, no M62!!

#10 YCKonstantine

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 08:29 PM

Is that all part of his appeal for some?

Not for me though. There is something about that streaky guy that gets my back up.

I'm not good with witty remarks so, Danish.

:)

It's time to park the camels.


#11 longboard

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 08:35 PM

I'm not good with witty remarks so, Danish.

:)

 

I tell thi, that Bacon guy deserves the chop.



#12 donny donny

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Posted 20 August 2013 - 06:01 PM

I like the trailer. I hope we get something similar for the World Cup.



#13 Futtocks

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Posted 21 August 2013 - 09:46 AM

I like the trailer. I hope we get something similar for the World Cup.

It's good - simple but striking.


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#14 tuutaisrambo

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Posted 21 August 2013 - 10:03 AM

I like the trailer. I hope we get something similar for the World Cup.

Yep would be good to build on this style as i really like it. There's something very fresh about the look and feel which is a bit of a departure from the usual fire and dance music style stuff that is usually used for RL


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#15 808tone

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Posted 21 August 2013 - 10:27 AM

He must be snorting the bacon powder again because he is absolutely useless.

The guy is a middle class twit.



#16 redjonn

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Posted 22 August 2013 - 09:18 AM

The guy is a middle class twit.

 

 I say, steady on.... By Jove I wonder what school he went to....



#17 Kenny Bania

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Posted 22 August 2013 - 09:44 AM

That is a cracking trailer. Well played the Beeb.

#18 JohnM

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Posted 22 August 2013 - 10:03 AM

I say, steady on.... By Jove I wonder what school he went to....


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#19 EastLondonMike

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Posted 22 August 2013 - 10:33 AM

Trailer is sweet!.. very good job BBC.. 

 

So much fun to be had with an animation like that and the world cup..


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Posted 22 August 2013 - 10:58 AM

The guy is a middle class twit.

 

Once found myself standing behind him and his "Mummy" at Kings Cross. He's a lot posher than that. 






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