Topic: Wieden + Kennedy

Nike Welcomes Winter With Epic, Star-Studded, Two-Minute 'Snow Day' Commercial

More than 20 athletes brave the cold in style

After last year's brutal weather, folks in the Boston area might not be screaming "Snow day!" quite as exuberantly upon the arrival of this winter's first big storm. But New…

Nike Salutes the Last-Place Marathon Finisher in Ad That's Like a Sequel to 'Jogger'

Same director and backward tracking shot

Nike has assembled the same creative partners behind the famous 2012 "Jogger" spot—ad agency Wieden + Kennedy and Park Pictures director Lance Acord—for its latest running ad, which makes a…

Yoplait and W+K Made the Hangriest Yogurt Ads Yet, Starring Dominic Purcell

Tough guys love fluffy foods

For Yoplait, Wieden + Kennedy has moved on from Phoebe Neidhardt to Dominic Purcell, getting the actor to subvert his tough-guy image ... and become "A Man of Yogurt." In two…

Wieden + Kennedy Tells the Entire History of the Internet in a Single Long-Copy Print Ad

Part of Webbys' elaborate call for entries

The call for entries for the 20th Annual Webby Awards had to be special. So, the organizer—the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences—got 20 Webby winners to create their…

Nike Recreated the Toga Party From Animal House With Famous University of Oregon Alumni

Otis Day and the Knights showed up, too

This one goes out to all the Ducks fans—but all you really need to appreciate it is to have liked the movie Animal House. Nike celebrates its deep ties to the…

Old Spice's Pitchman Battle Heats Up as Terry Mocks Isaiah's Signature Line

But Isaiah gets the last word in this round

Not many brands could pull off a campaign that escalates the weirdness in each new spot. But anything can happen in an Old Spice campaign, and transforming Terry Crews into…

Southern Comfort Uses Taiwanese Animators to Burn the Word 'ShottaSoCo' Into Your Brain

Digital shorts move the brand away from TV

Southern Comfort has become known in the past few years for its quirky, faux-epic TV commercials from Wieden + Kennedy. But the agency and brand launched a new campaign Wednesday…

Norm Macdonald Is Now Hosting 15-Second 'Fryerside Chats' as KFC's Colonel Sanders

It's less of a talk than a mumble, though

KFC has rolled out the next phase of its campaign with the revamped Colonel Sanders, and despite Norm Macdonald's recent arrival, he's already feeling presidential.  Earlier this month Wieden + Kennedy… Is Now Turning Your Best Summer Snapshots Into Clever, Silly GIFs

If your pics are cool enough, that is

Summer may be coming to an end, but here's a fun way to keep reliving the good times—high-quality GIFs of your photos from the season, courtesy of The Priceline-owned online…

Kevin Durant Goes Nuts for a Street Baller's Dunk in Ad for Nike and Foot Locker

Zach LaVine is like, whatever, though

Kevin Durant may be a basketball star, but he knows how to cheer for the little people, too. In this new co-branded ad for Nike and Foot Locker, the Oklahoma City…