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Longest TV commercial

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  • Who: Arby's

  • What: Longest TV commercial

  • Where: United States

The longest TV commercial (duration) is 13 hr 5 min 11 sec, achieved by Arby's (USA) promoting the Smokehouse Brisket sandwich, and aired on My9 KBJR-TV in Duluth, Minnesota, USA, from 24-25 May 2014.

The commercial consisted largely of a single shot of a raw beef brisket being smoked over the course of 13 hours. At the conclusion of the smoking process, the cooked brisket was removed from the smoker, and a chef used the brisket to make a sandwich.


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