Seinfeld star Jason Alexander is chosen as the new KFC Colonel
Posted: 3:00 pm Monday, August 6th, 2018
According to Fox News the announcement was made this morning that Jason Alexander will be the new KFC Colonel. Included with the announcement was the debut of two new retro sitcom themed ads starring Alexander. In a statement released by chief marketing officer of KFC U.S. Andrea Zahumensky, she said there was “no better person” to portray this iteration of the Colonel — “Family Colonel” — because of his sitcom background.
The role of KFC Colonel has been evolving over the past few years with different people constantly trying to fill those big white shoes. What do you think of this choice?!
The Colonel’s coming to dinner. And he’s bringing his friends Original Recipe, Extra Crispy, Boneless Breasts, and Tenders—any of which can feed a family of four for just $20. pic.twitter.com/PrA7UWkOM4