21 Years Later, M&M's Unwraps a Sequel to Its Classic Christmas Ad

Santa's out of commission. Can you guess who saves the day?

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As you might recall, Santa Claus faints dead away when he unexpectedly encounters two colorful M&M’s spokescandies in BBDO’s classic TV spot from 1996. The Red M&M faints, too. All of this leaves Yellow with a concerned look on his face.

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