Following the likes of Darrell Hammond, Reba McEntire, George Hamilton, Rob Lowe, and Jason Alexander, Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson — better known as “The Mountain” from Game of Thrones and the World’s Strongest Man — is the latest to portray KFC‘s Colonel Sanders.
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Björnsson recently starred in a new ad promoting KFC’s Double Crispy Colonel Sandwich, which features two fried chicken fillets with mayo and pickles. “The Mountain” can be seen dragging 700 pounds of sandwiches, setting a world record for hauling the most chicken sandwiches in an over-arm pull.
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You can purchase the new Double Crispy Colonel Sandwich — available in Smoky Mountain BBQ, Nashville Hot, and Georgia Gold Honey Mustard — at your local KFC.
Two Extra Crispy chicken filets. Two buns. Too large. Too perfect. The Double Crispy Colonel Sandwich, now available at your local KFC restaurant. pic.twitter.com/5ROuj3ozy3
— KFC (@kfc) August 23, 2018
Just last year ‘Game of Thrones’ Hodor relived his epic door scene in a KFC ad.