It seems that the characters in the commercials do not grow and do not age — they always stay as we remember them in the wrappers of sweets or television. But no one has power over time and advertising star is no exception.
Likestory.net have selected for you 11 unexpected transformations of the characters of famous movies. Just look at how they have changed!
The boy on the pack of Kinder chocolate
Our meeting happened last in 2005. The guy’s name is Josh Bateson and he’s a grown guy who lives and studies in London, works as a model.
Its predecessor advertising and “big brother”
Günter Euringer guests was the face of Kinder chocolate from 1973 to 2005, until he was replaced by Josh. Now Gunther age 52, he works as a cameraman. And Gunter has written an autobiography called “Chocolate boy”.
The girl depicted on the logo of baby food Gerber
When Anne Turner was 5 months old, her portrait was sent to the contest company logo Gerber. Illustration was wildly successful, and in 1931, Anna’s face appeared on each package of the products from this new brand. Most of his life, Anna worked as an English teacher, and after retirement, began writing mystic novels.
The girl in the commercial LEGO
Back in 1981 a funny red-haired girl named Rachel Giordano appeared in advertising campaigns for LEGO. In 2014 with the support of the newspaper “the Huffington post” the 37-year-old Rachel recreated a photo from the advertising with modern designer “LEGO” in his hands. Rachel now works as a doctor.
Cowboy from advertising Wagon Wheels 90es
“Wheels — and you’re a winner” — this phrase evokes a nostalgic emotion from any person who grew up in the 90’s. the Hero of the advertising Maxim Averin is now 41 years old, he is known enough actor.
The guy from the Old Spice
Isaiah Mustafa was first lit in the image of the charismatic hero advertising old Spice in 2010. Since then, he has starred in many movies and TV series. On account of his role on “castle”, “Horrible bosses” and “anger Management”.
Man ads Marlboro
Darrell Winfield was one of the few real cowboys, starring to advertise Marlboro. In 1968, he appeared on the advertising posters of the tobacco company. Since then, he has remained loyal and did not cease to smoke their cigarettes, which led to tragic events. In 2015, one of the most famous cowboy Marlboro died of lung cancer.
The boy from advertising breakfast cereal Life
In 1972, John Gilchrist starred in ads for Breakfast cereal American life, which proved to be very popular, and for 12 years played on television. In John withdrew an additional 200 commercials, but the role of a boy named Mikey remains the most recognizable. John admits that he has no clear memories of the shooting — he was 3 at the time. Now John lives in new York and works as a sales Manager in a large company.
Colonel Sanders, portrayed in the logo of KFC
The face of the grandfather, familiar to anyone who ever went to the restaurant fast food chains like KFC. But perhaps not everyone know that logo is a real person — the company’s founder and inventor’s signature recipe fried chicken’s Colonel Sanders.
Girl advertising Pepsi
In the late 1990s — early 2000s, a cute curly-haired girl starred in the super popular Pepsi commercial. It turned out that this girl is the sister of actor Jesse Eisenberg (“the Double,” “the Social network”). Her name is Hallie Kate Eisenberg, 24 years old, she starred in movies and TV series (“Bicentennial man,” “Holy rollers”), performs on Broadway.
The girl from advertising Dr. Pepper
In the period from 1963 to 1968 Donna Lorenz was the face of the drink “Dr. pepper” and has repeatedly touted it, flickering on radio, television and advertising posters. Lauren was not only as a singer but as an actress, starring in many American movies.