Watch: Five Fantastically Weird David Bowie Commercials
In this 1987 ad for Pepsi, Bowie plays a mad scientist who brings Tina Turner to life with what looks to be some sort of early 3D printer:
In this 2001 XM Satellite Radio commercial, Bowie references his character from "The Man Who Fell to Earth":
Bowie again falls to Earth for XM in this 2005 ad, but this time he's joined by Snoop Dogg and B.B. King:
In this 2006 French ad for bottled water brand Vittel, Bowie encounters a house full of Bowie wannabes:
In this 2013 extravaganza for Louis Vuitton, Bowie, singing "I'd Rather Be High," presides over a wildly eccentric royal court of some sort:
More recently, Bowie's "Fame" underpinned an epic 2015 Cadillac ad (though he didn't appear in it).