KFC just introduced a major plot twist in its resurrection of Colonel Sanders.
In a new ad campaign, SNL alum Norm Macdonald takes over the white mustache and jacket to play the chicken chain’s avuncular southern mascot and founder — in place of SNL alum Darrell Hammond.
But it seems the handoff wasn’t an amicable one: Macdonald’s new incarnation of the Colonel claims that Hammond was an imposter and that he is the only true poultry-pushing spokesman.
“Hey, that’s not the real Colonel Sanders,” Macdonald says in the first of four spots, after watching a few seconds of one of Hammond’s spots. Read more…