When your brand has been running an ad campaign as funny as the “You’re Not You When You’re Hungry” ads for Snickers, you don’t just stop airing Super Bowl ads, you double down and make each year’s ad even more awesome.
A few years back (whoa, it was 2010’s Super Bowl? Where does the time go), we saw the resurgent Betty White in this excellent Snickers Super Bowl commercial:
And then last year (well, earlier this year) the 2015 Snickers Super Bowl ad featured acclaimed (and rather unnerving) actors Danny Trejo and Steve Buscemi standing in for Marcia and Jan from The Brady Bunch:
The candy’s parent company, Mars Inc, has confirmed that the Super Bowl 50 Snickers ad will stick with the same theme, and we’re glad for that. How will they top last year’s ad? That we’ll have to see to believe.