Will Seinfeld’s new TV ad campaign work this time?

By | July 9, 2009 at 5:25 pm | One comment | News, TV/Movies | Tags:

Looks like Jerry Seinfeld is stepping into the spotlight again, but it’s not what you think. Rather than a series about nothing, Seinfeld’s new deal is definitely about something: a minuscule Australian building society, that is.

Chortle reports that for the next two years, the comedian will be promoting the New South Wales-based Greater Building Society in a series of radio, Internet, print, and TV campaigns– all for an undisclosed drop-in-the-bucket sized fee. This is remarkable especially when considering Seinfeld’s last endeavor into advertising, in which the venerable comedian shelled for Microsoft at a staggering eight-figure fee. You may remember, those ads were not well-received, to say the least.

The first of the TV ads is already available for viewing:

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