Rob Lowe News Archive
DirecTV Is Urged To Pull The Funny Rob Lowe Commercials Because Of The 'Unsupported' Claims They Make!
He's False Advertising Rob Lowe, and he has DirecTV!
One of the funniest commercials on TV these days are DirecTV's ads with the HIGlarious alter egos of Rob Lowe. His alter egos are anything from creepy Rob Lowe, muscle-head Rob Lowe, painfully awkward Rob Lowe and so on.
But not everyone is laughing at the advertisements starring the 51-year-old, specifically Comcast! The cable titan filed a complaint that the DirecTV commercials were misleading!
The National Advertising Division looked into the matter and found that DirecTV's claims that they provide "shorter customer service wait times" and "better signal reliability than cable" were "unsupported."
In response, DirecTV basically called the National Advertising Division out for not having a sense of humor! The company had this to say about the division's findings:
Rob Lowe Doesn't Golf Anymore After Accidentally Killing Iowa's State Bird — While It Was In Flight!!
Rob Lowe is a truly powerful man.
He has the power of fame and fortune, the power of a supremely handsome face and the power to kill flying birds with golf balls!
Rob went on Conan recently to reveal he hasn't played golf in a long time, ever since… the incident.
Back in 2007, Rob was playing in a celebrity tournament in Iowa. At one point, he "hit a really – I thought – nice sand wedge" which sent his golf ball rocketing through the air and right into a flying American goldfinch!!
That's like a million to one shot! What's even crazier is that was also Iowa's state bird! Oh noes!!
The tournament sponsors crunched some numbers and figured out that the odds of Rob hitting a bird mid-air were one out of
Looks like we're in for A LOT of surprises on the final season of Parks and Recreation!
In the final featurette, Amy Poehler assures fans that Pawneee is just like the mafia, no body gets to leave.
Oh, plus the Golden Globes host also promised that the characters will be solving a murder case every episode, so that's a new fun surprise we've never seen before!
Ch-ch-check out all the AH-MAZING and HIGHlarious surprises we'll see in the final season (below)!!!
So far, they've made multiple surprise visits at movie theaters screening it, but obvi they can't go to all of them!
That's why there's Twitter!
The duo, along with director Evan Goldberg, decided to watch the flick and live tweet it with their fans on Sunday.
Franco was late to the party, but thankfully we got tons of interesting nuggets from Rogen!
But be warned… they are literally ALL spoilers!
So, here's what we learned from their live tweets:
We're still so shocked and saddened that Sony has decided to pull The Interview.
Likewise, Hollywood has also shared the frustrations by echoing a common sentiment that creative freedom seemed to have taken a back seat to fear.
The decision to pull the film comes after terrorist threats made by hackers now confirmed to have been working for North Korea.
Ch-ch-check out their responses (below)!!!
Someone had a few strong drinks!
Johnny Depp was set to give Hollywood legend Shep Gordon the documentary award, at the Hollywood Film Awards on Friday night, for the film about his life, Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon.
But it seems like Mr. Depp got the party started a little too early!
While his speech was heartfelt, the actor was slurring his words so hard and trying to figure out the microphone situation!
Rob Lowe is one of the smoothest, most handsome men this side of the Mississippi!
But Painfully Awkward Rob Lowe is just kinda… well, painfully awkward.
The two Robs walk us through a DirecTV commercial, showing us how much better DirecTV & normal Rob are than basic cable and awkward Rob. Awkward Rob is the worst! He's afraid of everything!
He can't even "go when other people are in the room."