KAZAAM! SHAQ WANTS TO DIRECT NEXT PEPSI SPOT; SPIKE-D HEAT
Shaquille O'Neal's newest Pepsi spot, "Bench," will
begin airing during the NBA playoffs. O'Neal said that for
his next Pepsi commercial, he would like a chance to direct
it: "This summer I'm going to film school because I've been
involved in a lot of commercials" (Pepsi).
HEAT TV: In Miami, Spike Lee yesterday filmed a 30-
second TV spot for the Heat that will begin airing in April.
The $100,000 spot urges fans to buy season tickets: "You can
Get On Now, Or Get On Later" (MIAMI HERALD, 4/16).