Sarah Silverman Breaks Up with a Coffee Cup in New Orbit Ad

EnergyBBDO Spot is a Nod to Fallon-Silverman Breakup

Published On
Mar 14, 2014


Orbit's ads featuring food "hanging around" are pretty darn effective, so Energy BBDO has created another one around the same conceit. The protagonist is Sarah Silverman, who is in the midst of pitching a television show when her coffee cup interrupts her by calling her "babe," and tries to get back in with her romantically.

The ad is a reference to Ms. Silverman's break up with talk show host Jimmy Fallon, which has provided much comedic fodder since it happened. Read more about the spot on