Then And Now

Here's What Happened To Famous People From Commercials  

Oliver Hanson
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Commercials have been an integral part of our culture since the advent of TV and radio. There's a reason why Super Bowl commercials are almost as anticipated as the actual football game. Sometimes an ad line or specific promotional campaign just seems to land in a perfect, timeless way.

Whether it's Wendy's iconic "Where's the Beef?" campaign, or a new beer ad with the hottest celebrity, commercials have a way of ingraining themselves in our pop culture - even more so than some movies or TV shows.

So what happened to the famous faces from some of the most memorable advertising campaigns? You'll be surprised to learn where these actors are now.

The Pine-Sol Lady
The Pine-Sol Lady is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Here's What Happened To Famous People From Commercials
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Diane Amos has been the Pine-Sol Lady since 1993. For over 20 years, she's been a knowledgeable and relatable spokesperson for the cleaning product, helping to make it a household name. 

Diane Amos, Now
Diane Amos, Now is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Here's What Happened To Famous People From Commercials
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Diane has maintained her role as the Pine-Sol Lady for over 20 years, while also finding steady work in television and film. She's also a stand up comedian, and works periodically on stage plays.

The Little Girl From The Pepsi Commercials
The Little Girl From The Pepsi... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Here's What Happened To Famous People From Commercials
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From the late 1990s to the early 2000s, viewers knew Hallie Kate Eisenberg as the adorable girl from the Pepsi commercials. Combining her adorable qualities with some serious spunk, Eisenberg charmed millions whenever she asked for a Pepsi.

Hallie Kate Eisenberg, Now
Hallie Kate Eisenberg, Now is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Here's What Happened To Famous People From Commercials
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Eisenberg (pictured with her brother, actor Jesse Eisenberg) enjoyed a fairly successful career in movies and Broadway plays. After appearing in the 2010 indie, Holy Rollers, Eisenberg put her career on hold to attend college.