Yes, 75 is fairly young, but ad legend Hal Riney was battling cancer. He began his career at BBDO, before moving on to Ogilvy and then founding Hal Riney & Partners in 1985. He has left us memorable campaigns such as Saturns strategy "a different kind of company, a different kind of car" the two old men who were Bartles and Jaymes, and even Reagan's 1984 campaign.
Trvia: In this bear ad you can hear Hal Riney's own raspy voice.
Carlton Draught - Big ad - (2005) 0:60 (Australia)
Oh yes, we all remember the Carlton Draughts Big Ad fondly. It went on to rake in the awards and even had a fierce fight with Guinness Noitulove / Evolution for the Grand Prix spot in Cannes 2006. The later Carlton Draught flashdancer advert was kind either super funny or "meh" depending on who you asked. Carlton has thus done a big time gamble and brought back the thousand Carlton men who sort themselves into shapes.
Only this time... they're skydiving.
Super adgrunts, enjoy the
Carlton Draught - Skytroopers / Halftime show - (2008) 1:20 (Australia)
Hawaiian Tropic Pink Bits – Minimize the sun – Maximum Protection is their motto - and you have no idea how much restraint was needed to prevent me from cracking a joke about Pigs in space here. Oh, shoot.
David Jones sent us a message: I have goals...they're just not realistic.