Michael Jordan, Serena Williams and The Mannings Are 'Failures' in Latest From Gatorade

The Theme Is 'Defeat Fuels Victory'

Published On
Jun 28, 2017

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Gatorade's latest ad features a host of famous athletes, but instead of highlighting their successes, it focuses on their defeats.

Themed around the tagline "defeat fuels victory," the spot, by TBWA/Chiat/Day, features Michael Jordan, Peyton Manning, Eli Manning, Serena Williams, JJ Watt, Karl-Anthony Towns, Kyle Schwarber and Matt Ryan talking about the times they were disgraced, demoted or defeated, and how that spurred them on to greater things -- like failing to make the varsity team (Jordan) or being "on the wrong side of the biggest upset in your sport" (Williams.)

Matt Baron of Alldayeveryday directed the spot; it was edited by Cut+Run's Steve Gandolfi and Luc Giddens.

Credits

Date
Jun 28, 2017
Brand:
Gatorade
Client:
Gatorade
Agency:
TBWA/Chiat/Day-Los Angeles
Chief Creative Officer:
Renato Fernandez
Creative Director:
Mark Peters
Creative Director:
Doug Menezes
Senior Copywriter:
Guy Helm
Senior Art Director:
Chris Rodriguez
Senior Copywriter:
Chris Juhas
Senior Art Director:
Ben Tolbert
Executive Director, Production:
Brian ORourke
Executive Producer:
Guia lacomin
Associate Producer:
Kathleen Ackel
Managing Director:
Jerico Dig Cabaysa
Brand Director:
Robyn Morris
Brand Manager:
Brittany Luhrsen
Associate Brand Manager:
Erin Moffett
Production Company:
ALLDAYEVERYDAY
Director:
Matt Baron
Executive Producer:
Arrow Kruse
Executive Producer:
Oscar Thomas
Head of Production:
Victoria Curtis
Producer:
Nicola Westermann
Producer:
Andrew Runkle
Director, Photography:
Garrett Hardy Davis
Editorial:
Cut + Run
Editor:
Steve Gandolfi
Editor:
Luc Giddens
Head of Production:
Annabelle Dunbar-Whittaker
Executive Producer:
Amburr Farls
Managing Director:
Michelle Eskin
Visual Effects Studio:
A52
Visual Effects Supervisor:
Stefan Gaillot
Visual Effects Supervisor:
Jesse Monsour
2D Visual Effects Artist:
Cameron Coombs
2D Visual Effects Artist:
Brad Scott
2D Visual Effects Artist:
Enid Dalkoff
2D Visual Effects Artist:
Gurvan Tanneau
3D Artist:
Tom Briggs
Tracking Artist:
Mike Bettinardi
Tracking Artist:
Michael Cardenas
Producer:
Andrin Mele-Shadwick
Producer:
Ashlie Iacocca
Executive Producer:
Patrick Nugent
Executive Producer:
Kim Christensen
Managing Director:
Linda Carlson
Managing Director:
Jennifer Sofio Hall
Color Grading:
MPC
Colorist:
Ricky Gausis
Executive Producer:
Meghan Lang
Producer:
Rebecca Boorsma
Associate Producer:
Elyse Robinson
Original Composition:
Beacon Street Studios
Composer:
Beacon Street Studios
Executive Producer:
Adrea Lavezzoli
Sound Design:
Stimmung
Executive Producer:
Kristina Iwankiw
Sound Designer:
Gus Koven
Final Mix:
Lime Studios
Executive Producer:
Susie Boyajan
Mixer:
Mark Meyuhas
Assistant Mixer:
Peter Lapinski

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