Topic: Local Commercials

Billy Corgan Picks Wrestling-Themed Furniture Spot for His Ad Debut Smashing Pumpkins frontman appears for $50,000 charitable donation

Billy Corgan makes his advertising debut in this bizarre, low-budget and cobranded ad for Resistance Pro Wrestling and Chicago furniture retailer Walter E. Smithe. By way of explanation, the Smashing…

February 21, 2013, 11:44 AM EST

One Man's Story of Making Some of the Worst Commercials Ever Todd Bieber on being amazing at something awful

Showing commercials during live theater—has it really come to that? For Todd Bieber, it most definitely has. The filmmaker is launching an advertising-themed one-man show at New York's Uptight Citizens…

January 20, 2012, 9:10 AM EST

Insane Person Takes Off Clothes in Local Commercial

Here's your crazy local commercial of the day. Billy Lewis shot it for a lawn and garden place in North Carolina. He presented it to the client, who rejected it…

April 22, 2011, 10:03 AM EDT