Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard Air Their Dirty Laundry in New Samsung Spot

Plus, Five of the Most Digitally Engaging Spots on TV Right Now

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Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new and trending TV commercials tracked by, a company that catalogs, tags and measures activity around TV ads in real time. The New Releases here ran on TV for the first time yesterday. The Most Engaging ads are showing sustained social heat, ranked by SpotShare scores reflecting the percent of digital activity associated with each one over the past week. See the methodology here.

Among the new releases, a young man hears sound bites from Sprite's new cans with lyrics by Missy Elliott, Tupac and J. Cole; Mercedes-Benz demonstrates its self-braking, self-correcting and self-parking car; Jeff Goldblum leads a tour through's "Pre-Search Facility"; and daughters encourage and support their mothers in a Nature Valley spot.

Finally, real-life couple Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard, now starring in Samsung's ads for the third year running, take advantage of their washer's AddWash feature as they discover more dirty laundry in the house.

Today's TV Ad Highlights
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New Releases
Top new ads recently aired on national TV
Sprite: 2016 Lyrical Collection: Pick a Can Sprite: 2016 Lyrical Collection: Pick a Can
Network: VH1
Show: Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta
Primetime Airing: Jun. 20, 8:09 pm ET
Mercedes-Benz: The Future Mercedes-Benz: The Future
Network: TNT
Show: Rizzoli & Isles
Primetime Airing: Jun. 20, 9:39 pm ET
Samsung Home Appliances: Roll Over Samsung Home Appliances: Roll Over
Network: ION
Show: Criminal Minds
Primetime Airing: Jun. 20, 9:49 pm ET Pre-Search Facility Pre-Search Facility
Network: CBS
Show: BrainDead
Primetime Airing: Jun. 20, 10:49 pm ET
Nature Valley: You Can Do This Nature Valley: You Can Do This
Network: NBC
Show: American Ninja Warrior
Primetime Airing: Jun. 20, 8:40 pm ET
Most Engaging
Top ads by SpotShare for the past 7 days
Gatorade: Never Lose the Love Gatorade: Gatorade TV Spot, 'Never Lose the Love' Feat. Usain Bolt, Serena Williams
Online Views: 218,413
Social Actions: 39,286
SpotShare: 3.40%
Verizon: I Got Verizon Verizon: Verizon TV Spot, 'I Got Verizon' Featuring Jamie Foxx
Online Views: 230,205
Social Actions: 36,312
SpotShare: 3.20%
State Farm: Jacked Up State Farm: State Farm TV Spot, 'Jacked Up'
Online Views: 1,009,258
Social Actions: 3,603
SpotShare: 2.08%
Verizon: Win-Win-Win Event: It's Back Verizon: Verizon Win-Win-Win Event TV Spot, 'It's Back'
Online Views: 93
Social Actions: 12,811
SpotShare: 0.98%
Verizon: 30 Rock: Audition Verizon: Verizon TV Spot, '30 Rock: Audition' Feat. Jack McBrayer, Jane Krakowski
Online Views: 8,467
Social Actions: 12,517
SpotShare: 0.98%

As always, you can find out more about the best commercials on TV at Ad Age's Creativity.

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