Sunday, November 28, 2010
Smell Like A Parody. The Best Of The Old Spice Man Spoofs.
By now everyone knows that hunky Isaiah Mustafa's portrayal of the towel clad Old Spice Man has long gone viral. And, as to be expected, there are numerous spoofs and parodies of the entertaining advertisement. Here's a few of the best.
"The Woman You'd Love Your Woman To be Like"
The Sun Newspaper spoofed the ad to celebrate 40 years of page 3. The parody was accompanied by an in-paper offer of a free pack of Page 3 playing cards on Wednesday 17th of November.
Read all about this video at http://www.thesun.co.uk/page3is40
"Smell Like A Monster"
Sesame Street parodied the spot with Grover to teach us the word "On":
"Study Like A Scholar"
A fun and smart parody to encourage students to study brought to you from the Harold B. Lee Library:
"The Man Who Lost His Girlfriend To The Man Your Man Could Smell Like"
Los Angeles comedian and YouTube star Toby Turner (aka Tobuscus) plays a guy whose girlfriend has left him to take a sunset cruise of the Galapagos Islands with the real Old Spice man.
"The Sausage Your Sausage Could Taste Like"
Bizarre and phony product, Mr. Happy's Spicy Dijon, personifies a sausage as the Old Spice Man:
This animated spoof uses Mel Gibson's phone rant as a call to the Old Spice Man by Smallpoppy productions:
and lastly, an entertaining Old Spice Remix by youtuber Mike Relm: