Applebee’s wants customers in new TV spots


ApplebeesWith two new dishes, Applebee’s restaurants is turning to social media to find its most over-the-top fans to appear in a TV commercial and tell the story of its “Unbelievably Great Tasting & Under 550 Calories Menu.”

The grill and bar chain is inviting fans to show what they’ve got by recording their most unbelievable reactions on Vine using the hashtag #BeeFamous, beginning 12/30. The best reactions will appear in an Applebee’s TV commercial in early February.

An Applebee’s spokesperson tells RBR-TVBR about the TV buy:

Click here to Login & view the full article & read our famous RBR+TVBR observation (Not a member? Join Today!)

Previous articleRdio shuts down Vdio
Next article‘Kennedy Center Honors’ hits all-time low
Carl has been with RBR-TVBR since 1997 and is currently Managing Director/Senior Editor. Residing in Northern Virginia, he covers the business of broadcasting, advertising, programming, new media and engineering. He’s also done a great deal of interviews for the company and handles our ever-growing stable of bylined columnists.