There's Always the Addys, plus Omerosa Takes Charge
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Phoenix Ad Club "Call for Entries"
The Phoenix Ad Club has come up with an unusual -- and alarmingly self-deprecating -- call for entries for this year's Addy awards competition. The spot, directed by Mark Trengove out of Blade Editorial, features a pair of delighted creatives frolicking outdoors as on-screen copy tells us that Phoenix agencies won absolutely nothing at last year's major awards shows. The Addys' system of tiered competition, however, means there will be plenty of local awards to go around. "For God's sake, win something," the copy concludes. ... Apprentice villainess Omerosa makes a surprise appearance in the latest Burger King spot from Crispin Porter + Bogusky. Directed by Moxie Pictures' Martin Granger, the commercial shows BK's usual cast getting blindsided by an extra-aggressive Ms. Manigault-Stallworth.