Mr. Peanut saves Walsh and Snipes from falling to the pit below by sacrificing himself so they can live. Ahead of Sunday’s game, the ads were paused in the wake of the tragic deaths of Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna, and seven other people in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California one week ago. The dapper peanut met his demise in a teaser video posted on YouTube in which Mr. Peanut sacrificed himself to save Wesley Snipes and Matt Walsh. In the epic conclusion to Planters’ Super Bowl 2020 campaign, Mr. Peanut rose from the dead after the Kool-Aid man cried a single tear at his funeral in the commercial that aired during the second quarter. You'll get the latest updates on this topic in your browser notifications. The trio is seen enjoying an epic road trip through the mountains when Mr. Peanut has to suddenly swerve out of the way to avoid hitting an armadillo. 73% of African Americans said they did not have emergency funds to cover three months of expenses. Get push notifications with news, features and more. Chloe Sand 44,055 views. After the tear hit Mr. Peanut’s gravesite, a plant began to grow, eventually sprouting a baby peanut — who promptly asked for a monacle. Mr. Peanut as an advertising icon has been around for over a hundred years now. While changing the campaign was the classy move, in a way, this new ad is now a sequel to another ad that you have likely never seen as a result. In the process, the poor nut loses control of the NUTmobile sending all passengers over the cliff’s edge. And he even earned his place on Madison Avenue’s Advertising Walk of Fame in 2004. In advance of the game, however, the “death of Peanut” ads were put on temporary hold after the tragic deaths of Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna, along with seven other people in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California just last week. Introducing ... PEOPLE's Products Worth the Hype, in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. Poor Mr. Peanut then takes his NUTmobile over a cliff. If you are not a current Alpha, THE MANDALORIAN Just Dropped a Major Baby Yoda Reveal, How STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Evolves the Vulcans and Romulans, What to Watch and Read for More of That MANDALORIAN Character, What You Need to Know About STAR WARS’ Ahsoka Tano, Holiday Gift Guide 2020 – For the Comics Lover, recently “died” and the internet lost its collective mind. Mr. Peanut has now been reincarnated, and has a new lease on life as an adorable infant. If you would like to opt out of browser push notifications, please refer to the following instructions specific to your device and browser: Mr. Peanut Is Reborn in Epic Conclusion to Planters' Super Bowl LIV Campaign. The ending was a new beginning for Mr. Peanut in the Planters 2020 Super Bowl commercial. In the first teaser for the company’s Super Bowl ad, Mr. Peanut is involved in a car accident and dies to save his pals Matt Walsh and Wesley Snipes. After that one salty (sugary?) Alpha will be closing on March 31. ... Mr. Peanut’s death and resurrection but it’s animated - Duration: 1:01. STAR WARS, STAR TREK, the MCU, and More Star in Walmart Ad, RICK AND MORTY Invaded by Pringles in New Commercial, Twitter's Best Reactions to Mr. Peanut's Death, The Best Commercials from Super Bowl LIII, This GAME OF THRONES Bud Light Commercial Is a Real Tease, Tom Brady Stars as Thanos in INFINITY WAR Parody, THE BIG LEBOWSKI Is Back in a Big Game Ad With Carrie Bradshaw. Mr. Peanut as an advertising icon has been around for over a hundred years now. Hello world, I’m happy to be back! “It is with heavy hearts that we confirm that Mr. Peanut has died at 104. Engineer Creates App To Translate Your Cat, The Sweetest Photos of Princes Harry with Diana. So there was next to no chance that “death” was ever going to be anything but a gimmick. Mr. Peanut is reborn as Baby Nut - Duration: 0:16. The nutty character for Planters' death was revealed in a teaser for the company’s Super Bowl ad. Coyote Ugly Turns 20: Where Is the Cast Now? tear landed on Mr. Peanut’s gravesite, a plant began to grow on the lonely grave, and out spouted a newborn baby peanut.