Ad of the Day: Paul Giamatti Battles a Family of Movie Buffs in His First Ads Ever

How CenturyLink makes you feel like a 'Hollywood Insider'

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Acclaimed actor Paul Giamatti makes his on-screen commercial acting debut—and jousts with a family of know-it-all movie and TV buffs—in CenturyLink's amusing "Hollywood Insider" campaign from Arnold Worldwide.

Known for his roles in American Splendor and Sideways, Giamatti channels his earnest, harried screen persona in a series of commercials—directed by Speck and Gordon of Furlined—touting the client's Internet service and interactive Prism TV offering.

Giamatti is seen pitching the service in a family home, in the kind of setup you've seen a hundred times before.

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