Despite the fact that he runs the very actual threat of a cleaning soap opera character throwing a drink in his face and ruining his good white go well with, “Colonel Sanders” is showing on Friday’s episode of “Common Hospital” to advertise his fried rooster.
First teased in late June on KFC’s official Twitter account, the Colonel (talking by way of his present iteration, as performed by George Hamilton) started by live-tweeting episodes of the ABC cleaning soap, with messages aimed toward characters together with Jason, Michael and Nelle.
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Days later, the “Colonel” lastly revealed information that he can be dwelling his boyhood dream of showing on “Common Hospital” on July 6, aka Nationwide Fried Hen Day.
Within the days since, pictures of George Hamilton — or ought to we are saying Colonel Sanders — palling round on the set, and posing with forged member Nancy Lee Grahn have surfaced.
Common Hospital additionally teased its thriller visitor on June three, seemingly unaware that the cat was already out of the metaphorical fried-chicken bucket.
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Colonel Sanders may even have a extra outstanding function in Friday’s episode than merely serving as a star cameo. In line with press supplies, Hamilton/Sanders can be flexing his “pc coding expertise” and enlisting the character of Maxie in “a favor involving his 11 secret herbs and spices.”
Sanders’ episode of “Common Hospital” is slated to air at 2 p.m. EST on ABC. And no, not in some kind of alternate universe, however fairly the one all of us at the moment inhabit.