How Pizza Hut Ended Up in The People v. O.J. Simpson

Chain stepped in after Domino's didn’t give permission

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The Ford Bronco was front and center during last night's episode of FX's hit miniseries, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story, which covered Simpson's efforts to flee authorities in pal Al Cowlings' Bronco, setting off what became the most-watched police chase in U.S. history. But another prominent brand was also on display in the show's second episode: Pizza Hut.

As 95 million people are glued to their TVs watching the daylong ordeal culminate in a two-hour police pursuit, the episode cuts to a scene in a Pizza Hut, which shows the restaurant has been so inundated with pizza orders that they have run out of their cheese supply and are unable to make any more pizzas.



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