For the past several years, Doritos has held a contest for fans hoping to create a crunchy ad to be aired during the Super Bowl.
This time around, the payoff for winning "Crash the Super Bowl" is particularly tasty: Not only does the winner's commercial hit national TV, there's also $1 million and a "dream job" with Universal Pictures on the line.
You can help The ViewFinder win by rating and sharing the video. "We would love to get as much buzz as we can of course," says Eddie Pedersen, manager of operations at The ViewFinder, "and that is because it’s a worthy effort. Everyone worked hard ... ."
The competition will be stiff. Last week, I spoke to the lead singer of glam-metal band Steel Panther about a fan-generated entry it helped create for the Doritos contest. The Los Angeles-based parody group opens for Judas Priest on Nov. 21 at CenturyLink Arena in Boise.