Cleese starring in funeral firm’s TV ad

John Cleese as the Grim Reaper
Legendary Monty Python actor John Cleese is taking the starring role in Wilmslow, Cheshire-based Avalon Funeral Plans’ first TV commercials which will hit the small screen soon for an initial six-week burst. The 40 second adverts will feature on all major TV channels, including ITV and Sky, to highlight the importance of people making a plan for their funeral. Created by integrated marketing agency Oakbase, the TV commercials are part of a £300,000 campaign, to drive awareness of the issue and to highlight that Avalon custome... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...