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Mar 25, 2009

John Farnham Cadbury’s gorilla remix gets the thumbs-down

A remix of Cadbury's award-winning gorilla advertisement featuring John Farnham instead of the original Phil Collins track has won derision on social media sites since it broke at the weekend, writes Tim Burrowes.

A remix of Cadbury's award-winning gorilla advertisement featuring John Farnham instead of the original Phil Collins track has won derision on social media sites since it broke at the weekend.

The remix saw Saatchi & Saatchi Sydney re-edit the original advertisement, by Fallon London, and add in John Farnham's You’re The Voice, following his return to the public stage at the bushfires Sound Relief concerts.

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4 thoughts on “John Farnham Cadbury’s gorilla remix gets the thumbs-down

  1. Pete

    who gives a sh*t, it’s an ad

  2. Gabe McGrath

    This page gives you the tools to “Saatchify” any famous ad, by adding an innapropriate Aussie song.
    http://justonemoregame.wordpress.com/2009/03/27/saatchify-an-ad-make-a-million/

  3. paddy

    Poor little Johnnie Farnham.
    Despite all that hype.
    He never really managed to top “Sadie the cleaning lady”.

    The gorilla, on the other hand, really outdid himself on this one.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2VJKhUMkTC4&feature=related

  4. Freddie Frackshat

    Johnny Farnham, eh? Another famous waste of space.

    – ff

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