Orbitz And Dell: Puppet Ads

Several years ago the travel company Orbitz had a TV ad campaign clearly inspired by the Supermarionation series of Gerry Anderson.

I think I have all the ads socked away somewhere, but right now they’re not easy to find.

I was able to find one on YouTube.

LGBT AD – Orbitz Travels

Via the magic of Google cache, there’s an article on the making of them.

The company that created the puppets has a scanned article with photos.

And Dell — yes, the computer company — did a series of web-only ads that was inspired by Team America: World Police. I also have these saved somewhere.

One day, when I finally track these down, maybe I’ll post them on YouTube.

Previously here:

Gerry Anderson’s Space Precinct
Extinct: Super Adventure Team TV Series
Rare Sylvia Anderson Interview
Interster: Rare Puppet Series Pics And Videos!
UFO: Timelash
Gerry Anderson: Not UFO Season 2
OMFG!!! INTERSTER!!!
Video: Indirect Gerry Anderson
Reference: Anime Tropes 2
Two More Gerry Anderson Videos
From Space:1999 To Space:2099
Two Gerry Anderson Videos
The Mac Vs. PC War Takes An Awful Turn
Some Rare Gerry Anderson Videos
Christine Glanville Video Interview
Gerry Anderson: Thunderbirds, Next Generation?
Some Gerry Anderson Items
Supermarionation Is Not Easy
Gerry Anderson’s Doppelganger
R.I.P.: David Mitton
Enhanced Gerry Anderson
A Must For Gerry Anderson Fans
Gerry Anderson’s UFO
Rare 1960s TV: Space Patrol
The Original Thunderbirds Atrocity
Someone At Carlton Must Pay For This Atrocity
Jane Merrow Is On YouTube!
Thunderbirds: Terror In New York City
Sylvia Anderson: Future Of Fashion
Gerry Anderson’s Eternity
Better Than Space:1999!
Via WordPress Search, #3
Reference: Anime Tropes
Thunderbirds: Simulated Tanker Rescue
Sylvia Anderson Interview
Wet Circuit Is Fixed!
Digital Water
Star Wars Spin-Off Goes CGI
Marvel Comics: Some Great Vids
Gerry Anderson Supermarionation TV Ad
Joost: Stand By For Action!
Interster Still M.I.A.
BBC Four: All About Thunderbirds

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