Milo Ventimiglia’s This Is Us Super Bowl ad is the best! Can I please just take him home with me?
In its statement released after the episode, the makers of Crock-Pot said: “Jack was one of our favorites too! Don’t worry, you can still make your favorite comfort foods in your #CROCKPOT with confidence. We want to assure you we rigorously test our products for safety. DM us and we’d be happy to tell you more about our safety standards.”
The commercial comes shortly after the brand had to go into damage control after the product led to the death of character Jack Pearson – the details of which was revealed in last night’s episode after the Super Bowl.
The last installment, which aired late last month, finally showed fans how Jack Pearson, played by Milo Ventimiglia, met his tragic end: in a fire sparked by a faulty Crock-Pot in the kitchen.
Jack and his wife Rebecca, played by Mandy Moore, were given the popular appliance by their neighbor George, who explained to the couple how the switch was faulty and had to be fiddled with —Daily Mail