There's still about a month before Universal Pictures' Pitch Perfect 2 opens. But don't worry, aca-awesome fans, here are some fetching young things with bright smiles, legs for days and great voices to enjoy in the meantime.
And like the original sleeper hit from 2012, there's a dash of camp in this song-and-dance video, which doubles as a promotion for the May 15-debuting sequel and an ad for the Schick and Skintimate brands.
The movie's stars don't appear—instead, it's a college a cappella group called Basic Pitches. Actress Brittany Snow will be involved in a larger tie-in campaign that includes product placement in the flick, new product launches, contests and giveaways.
The video comes from JWT New York, Adam Shankman (Hairspray, Rock of Ages) and Oscar-winning cinematographer Mauro Fiore (Avatar), with cheesy lyrical twists that turn Icona Pop's "I don't care—I love it" into "My leg hair—I shaved it" and the diva theme "Bang, Bang" into an ode to bathroom selfies and personal grooming.
That's how you rock your legs, ladies.
Client: Energizer Personal Care—Schick Hydro Silk, Schick Intuition and Skintimate
Project Name: Schick and Pitch Perfect 2 present "Ready, Shave, Shine"
Agency: JWT New York
Executive Creative Director: Sarah Barclay
Creative Directors: Matt Zavala, Suyin Sleeman
Copywriters: Erin Copithorne, Kate Carter
Head of Production: Lisa Setten
Executive Producer: Jason Way
Director of Music: Paul Greco
Music Producer: Matt Nelson
Account Team: Claire Capeci, Ariel Stern, Erik Wagner, Amy Achenbaum, Angela Gonzalez
Client Team: Charles R. King, Camilla Medeiros, Kathleen Shanahan, Mike Sherman, Christine Engelhardt, Stefanie Weintraub, Anne Eddinger
Director: Adam Shankman
Production Company: Independent Media
Editing House: PS260
Editor: J.J. Lask
Colorist: Tim Masick @ Company 3
Music House: Wojahn Music and Sound Design
Audio Engineer: Tom Jucarone @ Sound Lounge
Media Agency: MEC