Entertainment Dos Equis retires the "Most Interesting Man In The World" ad campaign with this final commercial

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  1. MutteringJohn

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    Jonathan Goldsmith at 77 appears in his final commercial. He was a little known character actor when he was hired. I read one post where someone said he made $7 million last year from the commercials. From his IMDB listings he has worked pretty steady since the early sixties.

     
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    One of the dumbest TV ads ever -- and now I have to know he made $7 million from them? End of days. (Said like Myrna tells Oscar "Feet of clay," for Odd Couple fans :))
     
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    they are not retiring the ads they are just getting a new actor....

    i don't always correct the OP but when i do its mutteringjohn
     
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    It won't be the same fake messican kinda vibe anymore :oops:
     
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    He did an interview on Stern years ago and said nothing of interest. So boring trying to rightfully protect that goldgoose.
     
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    i will bet that it fails and he comes back from mars....
    the dude is actually my friends stepdad
     
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    Great spots, and I'm sure they got the company what they wanted when they started them.
    For people to try their beer. We've definitely sold more of it in the last 4 years or so, since they started.
     
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    a jew can smell another jew at 100 yards
     
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    i think i have had 2 in my life
     
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    :eek:

    Dos XX
    The beer that fueled a few thousands nights in Tijuana for me in the mid 80s. :c
     
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    That's not true. The ad campaign is ending and they are moving on to something else.
     
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    2 more than you may have ever had if it wasn't for the ads. Who knows...
     
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    "Executives from Heineken USA, which owns Dos Equis, told Ad Age that the ad campaign will continue with a new actor."

    I don't always correct the OP twice in the same thread but when I do ...
     
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    That beer was cool in Manhattan in the late '80s. Now, not so much.
     
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    I teared up a little..
    don't tell me I'm the only one either
     
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    He was on Corollas podcast years ago, I remember Adam saying his wife would tell him what to say and what not to say during the interview. The next day Adam said "the most interesting man in the world is also the most pussy whipped man in the world " :jj: