The Muppets to Appear in 2014 Toyota Highlander Super Bowl Ad
The 2014 Toyota Highlander and the Muppets will be featured in a Super Bowl ad.
Toyota has just released a teaser video of its upcoming Super Bowl ad, which should be a favorite among kids and fans of The Muppets. The short clip, which features the new 2014 Toyota Highlander crossover, also stars former NFL defensive end Terry Crews, who has also starred in a number of television series including “Arrested Development” and “The Newsroom”.
The teaser clip shows Crews driving a 2014 Highlander before stopping to check out a stranded and colorful bus. While yelling to offer his assistance, Crews turns his attention to the rear passenger-side door with suddenly opens. The camera then pans to the rear seat to reveal Rowlf the Dog attempting to open the child-locked door.
In addition to the Highlander, the ad will double as a preview to Disney’s new film, “Muppets Most Wanted”, set to arrive in movie theaters March, 21. The full ad will air Super Bowl Sunday, though the advertising campaign will extend to other platforms including Twitter, where the Muppets will tweet updates on Toyota’s page (@Toyota) with the following Hashtag: #NoRoomForBoring.