There was a time when celebrities could do super-embarrassing commercials overseas, rake in the dough, and never worry very much that the ads would find an American audience. Thanks to YouTube, that time no longer exists. The Telegraph rounds up 17 pretty spectacular foreign commercials starring everyone from Chuck Norris to Nicole Kidman. Watch a sampling in the gallery or click for the complete list. In the mood for cringeworthy American commercials? We’ve got those, too.
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