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OMG, you’ll LOVE this Beckham ad!!!

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If you read Muddy regularly you’ll know I have a bit of a love-hate thing going on with David Beckham’s ad campaigns. He’s a handsome man and all, but his level of smouldering-under-wrinkled-browness over recent years has been making me feel a bit peaky.

Now Mr Beckham has expressed his intention to go into acting – can you imagine?! – starting with this 6 minute H&M mini ‘film’ promoting the fashion brand’s essentials wear. I thought he’d be hopeless, and it’s true he’s no Marlon Brando in the first minute or so, but after that I have to admit he got a lot better. Admittedly no-one is going to be able to play David Beckham better than David Beckham, so it’s not a massive creative stretch, but it could have been sooooo much worse.  He looks hot in long johns too (hey, it all helps).

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Best of all, this little promo is very, very funny, thanks to the conceit (a starstruck American black actor/comedian Kevin Hart shadowing Beckham for a week because he’s up for a role playing the footballer).

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2 comments on “OMG, you’ll LOVE this Beckham ad!!!”

  • cara October 1, 2015

    the clothes look great. whatever else anyone says about david beckham – he wears clothes perfectly. the man is a true born coat hanger.

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  • Fidge Morgan October 3, 2015

    …..just THE best advert. It slapped a smile straight on my face. H&M sure got that right. I love that DB models for the high street and not some out of reach designer.

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