Youtube VideoAfter seeing this classic ad for Hudson Toffee Pops as a young chap at some stage in the early '90s, I, like many of the nation's children, instantly developed a crippling fear of red couches and watching it now brings back extremely painful memories. That's not true, but reliable informants have reliably informed us that the rather artistic male lead is an ad man of some repute. So the first person to tell us who it is will get a copy of Martin Lindstrom's Brandwashed.
Who's it for: Electricity Authority by DraftFCB and Underpants
Why we like it: DraftFCB's Post-It Note-flavoured What's My Number campaign worked its socks off and won all kinds of awards. Then the agency came up with Driving Dogs, which showed the undoubted power of animals in advertising. So it's combined the two and added a few animals in to the next phase.