Norm Macdonald launches peaceful coup for title of Colonel Sanders




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…

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