So, Rob Lowe is the new Colonel Sanders for KFC and you really have to see it to believe itGet the Full StoryKFC has introduced two new icons to their already delicious brand: a new spicy chicken sandwich and their newest celebrity Colonel.
Image: kfcThe spicy, crispy and hand-breaded Zinger sandwich was presented to the world by none other than Hollywood legend Rob Lowe in a truly out-of-this-world announcement.
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Lowe lacks the typical southern drawl of past Colonels, but what he lacks in accent, he makes up for in poise and natural charisma. His speech is inspiring, patriotic, and hunger-inducing.
“My grandfather was the head of the Ohio chapter of the National Restaurant Association in the 1960s and took me to meet Colonel Harland Sanders when I was a kid. It was a big deal," said Lowe. "I thought this would be a nice homage to both Colonel Sanders and to my grandfather. Plus, we’re sending the Zinger chicken sandwich to space. You kind of can’t beat that.” Read more...More about Spicy, Rob Lowe, Sandwich, Chicken, and Kentucky Fried Chicken