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Watch: Errol Morris Uses Ronald McDonald To Promote Taco Bell In New Series Of Ads

Photo of Kevin Jagernauth By Kevin Jagernauth | The Playlist March 31, 2014 at 5:00PM

While he's best known for his documentary work, Errol Morris has long been a commercials director too, cranking out spots for major brands like Apple, Adidas, Nike, Toyota, Volkswagen and many, many more. And the results are always the most satisfying when he brings his own, distinct interview and observational style to the small screen.
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Errol Morris

While he's best known for his documentary work, Errol Morris has long been a commercials director too, cranking out spots for major brands like Apple, Adidas, Nike, Toyota, Volkswagen and many, many more. And the results are always the most satisfying when he brings his own, distinct interview and observational style to the small screen.

And so it goes with this string of ads for Taco Bell, which have a unique twist. To tout their new line of breakfast tacos, the chain rounded up a bunch of real people named Ronald McDonald to endorse the range of things that are probably super unhealthy and/or totally gross. It's cheeky stuff, and Morris makes it look easy. Check it out below. [Adweek]

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