With the arrival of Christmas, streaming platforms and television networks are filled with these christmas movies that are very similar to each other and that are a reminder that it is a special time. Some are very successful with the public and others are quickly forgotten. And this year, how could it be otherwise, there are real rarities.
The fast food chain KFC has announced the premiere of a 15-minute film called A Recipe For Seduction (“A recipe for seduction”). It is a romantic film starring the actor Mario Lopez, who plays a burly young Colonel Harland Sanders, founder of KFC.
As the restaurant chain itself explained in a statement, the film, produced by Lifetime, tells the story of “a young heiress”, whose marriage has been arranged by her mother. However, she meets Sanders, who has “a secret recipe for fried chicken and a dream.” With this plot, everything indicates that the film will be the meat of memes and jokes on social networks.
“We are no strangers to heating things up during the holidays, like our famous fried chicken. But let’s face it, this year we could all do with a little distraction. So why not occupy part of our time at home with a suspenseful drama with the comfort of our fried chickens, “says the company’s CMO in the statement. Andrea Zahumensky.
Of course, A Recipe for Seduction it’s little more than a long ad, released to the world to boost KFC sales. To maximize the “fried Christmas romance” experience, the company recommends viewers order KFC through companies such as Uber Eats.