Whether or not or not you’re within the precise soccer recreation as soon as the Tremendous Bowl rolls round, most individuals are not less than enthusiastic about tuning in for the commercials. Corporations pony up lots of money for a coveted advert slot, and Tremendous Bowl LVII’s funniest commercials pulled out all of the stops to seize followers’ consideration. T-Cell nailed the trifecta of celebrities, humor and nostalgia to push its 5G house Web service, pairing John Travolta with Scrubs stars Zach Braff and Donald Faison for a spoof of the Grease hit “Summer season Nights,” and Travolta opened up about what made him say sure to the venture.
John Travolta went full Danny Zuko for T-Cell’s Tremendous Bowl advert, singing the favored tune from the 1978 musical alongside the Pretend Docs, Actual Associates podcast hosts. Slightly than staying out until 10 o’clock and making out below the dock, Zach Braff and Donald Faison sang about solely needing one wire to have the ability to stream motion pictures, as Travolta popped the collar of his black jacket and requested them to “Inform me extra, inform me extra.” The Grease star stated he loved the good-natured throwback to the film, telling Selection:
I’m as stunned as John Travolta is in regards to the lack of Grease spoofs, however he hits it on the top by declaring that the advert stays in keeping with the film’s nonsensical humor, as a result of there are many issues that don’t make sense about Grease.
There was simply one thing particular about how effectively the Pulp Fiction actor slot in with the Scrubs stars, and John Travolta actually appeared to benefit from the bond they appeared to have. He continued:
May we see these three workforce up once more for the 2024 Tremendous Bowl? Zach Braff and Donald Faison had been additionally featured in a T-Cell advert throughout Tremendous Bowl LVI final 12 months, singing “I Really feel Fairly,” so it definitely appears potential that John Travolta may be part of the enjoyable once more. Or perhaps we’ll see them deal with a distinct venture collectively. For now, you’ll be able to see the prolonged model of their “Summer season Nights” spoof beneath:
Different highlights from Tremendous Bowl LVII included one other improbable nostalgia seize, as Alicia Silverstone reprised her basic character Cher from Clueless alongside Elisa Donovan’s Amber for Rakuten. Maya Rudolph tried to wreck M&Ms (sorry, Ma&Ya’s candy-coated clam bites), and we are able to’t overlook about Rihanna giving historical past’s most epic being pregnant announcement, along with her reps confirming simply minutes after her halftime efficiency that she is anticipating her second baby.
These desirous to relive the non-spoofed music of Grease can stream the film with a Netflix subscription or Paramount+ subscription. All 9 seasons of Scrubs, in the meantime, can be found to Hulu subscription holders.