Samsung teases Super Bowl ad featuring Seth Rogen, Paul Rudd, and Bob Odenkirk

Samsung teases Super Bowl ad featuring Seth Rogen, Paul Rudd, and Bob Odenkirk
This Sunday is going to be an exciting day. Not only is there a premiere sporting event, but of course along with the Super Bowl come the Super Bowl commercials, which can be plenty entertaining, even if you aren't much of a football fan. As you might expect, Samsung has a Super Bowl ad all ready to go, but it isn't leaking that just yet. However, the company is teasing the commercial with a spot featuring comedy gods Seth Rogen, Paul Rudd, and Bob Odenkirk.

The ad is pretty blatantly tongue-in-cheek about the whole lawsuit saga that Samsung has been part of over the past year. In the spot, Odenkirk is brainstorming ideas with Rogen and Rudd about the upcoming Super Bowl ad for Samsung's "Next Big Thing", but because of fears over being used, can't use the trademarked name of the game or teams involved. 

Well played, Samsung. Well played. 

source: Samsung via pocketnow

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20 Comments

1. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

I see what you did here, Samsung! :D

8. PhenomFaz

Posts: 1236; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

it was really nice :)

2. roscuthiii

Posts: 2383; Member since: Jul 18, 2010

Well played Sammy, well played.

3. tedkord

Posts: 17302; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Well played, indeed.

5. Derekjeter

Posts: 1466; Member since: Oct 27, 2011

"We will be sued" by who? Everyone , no one" LMAO!!!

6. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

SETH & SAMSUNG AWESOME COMBINATION

7. belovedson

Posts: 1060; Member since: Nov 30, 2010

Clasdic = apple

11. idroidequis

Posts: 103; Member since: Jan 23, 2013

I cant help but feel that samsung is trying to hard... Id rather buy from a humble company that a obnoxious one. Focus on the real things like good devices, great new os rollout, and keeping your current customers. Sorry sammy you have droped low...

15. oister85

Posts: 508; Member since: Apr 27, 2012

Nothing unprofessional in this ad. Samsung keep doing you awesome work

18. ph00ny

Posts: 2025; Member since: May 26, 2011

Hey now remember those ads that apple used to run making fun of PCs? This seems pretty mild compared to that one.

14. jasonjerkoff

Posts: 22; Member since: Jul 12, 2012

great comercial ........

16. Aeires unregistered

It's funny but I'm not sure as many people will get it as much as their "iPhone is for old people" jabs. Then again, it's a teaser, the rest could be downright hilarious.

17. 1ceTr0n

Posts: 549; Member since: May 20, 2012

That ad sucked compared to the rest of Samsungs

19. dudeyoureabarista

Posts: 16; Member since: Jun 24, 2012

Pretty funny haha. But some people don't know about the Apple and Samsung lawsuit wars so I would love to see them incoroprate the Galaxy devices into the commercial more rather than just having the phone there.

20. Panta

Posts: 13; Member since: Oct 25, 2012

My respect for Samsung went way down after using Seth Rogen! They ARE trying too hard.

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