Jordy Nelson to Star in "Wizard of Oz" Television Commerical

The Wisconsin Department of Tourism is will soon be releasing a series of television commercials as part of a new advertising campaign, one of which will feature Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson, according to the Baraboo News Republic.

Reporter Ben Bromley writes, "Jerry Zucker is directing a commercial to debut in fall that stars Nelson, a Kansas native, in a takeoff on 'The Wizard of Oz.'"

Zucker, a Wisconsin Native, and brother David directed the movies "Airplane!" and "Ghost."

Other commercials will feature actors with Wisconsin ties, Henry Winkler and Tony Shalhoub.

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February 13, 2013 at 06:22 pm

you are my favorite jordy , good luck

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February 13, 2013 at 08:25 pm

And on a completely unrelated note, Ben Bromley graduated from high school with my sister. Good guy.

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