McDonald's NBA Commercial Original Production Cel: Daffy Duck
By: Warner Bros. Studio Art
MEDIUM: Original Production Cel on Printed Background
IMAGE SIZE: 12 Field
PRODUCTION: Looney Tunes, McDonald's NBA Commercial
ABOUT THE IMAGE: Way back in the 1990s, some of the NBA’s elite stars united for a hilarious McDonald’s commercial. The feature included Jordan and Barkley, along with the likes of Larry Bird, Reggie Miller and more. In the hilarious video, the players are gathered for a match against one another., with the winners taking the spoils; or in this case McDonald’s. Meanwhile, the animated characters from popular show Looney Tunes join them. Later, it is revealed that MJ was disguised as Bugs Bunny. After the game, the plethora of stars treat themselves to Big Macs.
Daffy Duck is usually has been depicted as a rival and occasional best friend of Bugs Bunny. Daffy was one of the first of the new "screwball" characters that emerged in the late 1930s to replace traditional "everyman" characters who were more popular earlier in the decade, such as Mickey Mouse and Popeye. This piece comes with a certificate of authenticity.
ABOUT THE MEDIUM: Original production cels are one-of-a-kind pieces of art that were used in the creation of an animated film or television show. Each has been hand-painted by studio artists on a piece of celluloid acetate, and has been photographed over a background painting to create a frame of the finished production.