The news leaked to the general public final week: Cardi B is Pepsi’s 2019 spokesperson of their annual multimillion-dollar advert placement throughout Super Bowl Sunday. The starring position within the annual Pepsi Slot is a coveted place, second solely to securing the halftime gig in significance. Cardi B’s appointment within the titular position locations her in choose firm, subsequent to names like Michael Jackson, Britney Spears, and Beyonce Knowles Carter, simply to call a couple of.
This afternoon, Pepsi debuted a 5-second teaser of the industrial the place Cardi B, adorned in shimmering blue, purple and white, grits her nails towards a diamond-encrusted soda can. Cardi spends the ultimate second or so, letting out a time-released “OKURRRRRR,” the hen that she is.
Then, Pepsi offloaded a second longer vignette wherein Steve Carrell (as himself) reads the manuscript for the industrial, below the pretense of a deferred resolution. For 20-odd seconds, Steve Carrell leafs by means of the script, not sure of his participation, then turns to the digicam and exclaims “Ah, we’ll see,” earlier than the vignette involves an finish.
So except Pepsi is enjoying “bandulo” on our minds, the rely now reads three with Steve Carrell’s inclusion within the Super Bowl advert. Lil Jon‘s presence within the closing edit has already been confirmed. Tune in for the massive sport in a few Sundays from now, at 6:30 p.m. ET on CBS.