Snickers Horseless Headsman

Mars is building up brand awareness for Halloween with “Horseless Headsman”, a television commercial promoting Snickers. When he’s hungry in Halloween, the Headless Horseman becomes the Horseless Headsman, played by Ezra Buzzington. “You’re not you when you’re hungry”. The Horseless Headsman follows on from the Halloween-themed Grocery Story Lady ad from 2010.

Snickers Horseless Headsman

Click on the image below to play the Snickers Horseless Headsman video (30 seconds)

Horseless Headsman Credits

The Horseless Headsman ad was developed at BBDO New York by chief creative officer David Lubars, senior creative director/art director Gianfranco Arena, senior creative director/copywriter Peter Kain, associate creative director/copywriter Alex Taylor, associate creative director/art director Jason Stefanik, executive producer Amy Wertheimer, music producer Melissa Chester.

Filming was shot by director Craig Gillespie via MJZ.

Editor was Jason MacDonald at No6. Visual effects were produced at Framestore.