More important than the quality of any of one of these commercials is the moral principle they established: Thou shalt not use fake moms! In the first iterations of this well-known campaign, an actress played the Philly QB’s mother. Soon enough, the real Mrs. Donovan’s Mom opined that she could handle the role, paving the way for brief-but-brilliant soup-pitching careers of many other NFL mothers. The campaign ended in 2008, but a grateful world has not forgotten.
The Best Ads Featuring Celebs' Family Members
- Celebs and Their Relatives: The 10 Best Ads
- 10) Tim Tebow and Mom Pam for Focus On The Family.
- 9) Georger Foreman and sons George, George, George and George for Dorito’s
- 8) Prince Fielder and Dad Cecil for McDonald’s
- 7) Kim Kardashian and Sister Khloe for QuickTrim
- 6) Alec Baldwin and Mom Carol for Wegmans
- 5) Charlie Sheen and Dad Martin for Visa
- 4) Maggie Simpson and Family for Universal Orlando and Hollywood
- 3) Manny Pacquiao and Mom Dionesia for Datu Puti Soy Sauce
- 2) Donovan McNabb and Mom Wilma for Campbell’s Chunky Soup
- 1) Tiger Woods and the Late Earl Woods for Nike