John Lewis Christmas Advert

Louise Ridley

Meet The Guy Who Spends Nine Months A Year Making The John Lewis Christmas Advert

HuffingtonPost.com | Louise Ridley | Posted 29.11.2015 | UK

Christmas is a time of intense relief for the man behind the John Lewis adverts. Ben Priest, 47, has been working on this year's ad, the Man On The...

Behind The Christmas Glitter Here Is The Tragic Reality Of That John Lewis Advert

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 20.11.2015 | UK

John Lewis' Christmas advert told the story of an old man on the Moon, casting his eye down at the world below and connecting unexpectedly with a youn...

The Commodification of Loneliness

Patrick Lonergan | Posted 12.11.2015 | UK Entertainment
Patrick Lonergan

John Lewis has said that the purpose of the ad is to raise awareness of the elderly and the importance of being together at Christmas through "thoughtful gift giving". But, in an age of intense commercialism, does the ad have mixed messages?

Students Mock John Lewis's £7m Ad With A Budget Version That's Actually Better

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 09.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A group of art students has made a £700 parody of John Lewis' Christmas advert to mock the retailer's £7m budget, and remind us all Christmas isn't ...

The Parody Is Strong With This One.

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Comedy

Once again, people across the nation have become sick of the John Lewis Christmas advert within a matter of hours. Luckily, we've got all sorts of fun...

Watch: John Lewis Christmas Advert 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK

The wait for the John Lewis Christmas advert is finally over, with the retail giant delivering a tear-jerking and worthy reel for this year's festive ...

'Gogglebox' Gets One Of TV's Biggest Honours

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Gogglebox’ has been given the honour of having the all-new John Lewis Christmas advert make its debut during one of its commercial breaks. REA...

Lack Of Affordable Housing Forces Elderly Brits To Live On The Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Comedy

Pension changes, tax credit cuts and the lack of affordable housing are forcing the elderly to move further and further away from home, according to v...

We Just Made The John Lewis Christmas Advert 1,000x Better

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Comedy

Sorry John Lewis, but we think we've just made your Christmas advert much, much better. Feel free to give us a call for next year's ad. (Created fo...

A Scientifically Accurate Version Of The John Lewis Christmas Advert

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Comedy

When the John Lewis Christmas Advert came out, the cynical among us were the first to jump up and complain about it being scientifically ridiculous, e...

People On Twitter Are Suggesting New John Lewis Christmas Songs

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Comedy

The John Lewis Christmas Advert has officially been released, and it wasn't long before people on Twitter jumped on the retail giant's trend of having...

The Internet Reacts Hilariously To The John Lewis Christmas Ad 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Comedy

The long awaited John Lewis Christmas Advert is finally here, and it wasn't long before everybody on the internet was talking about it. Someone poi...

The 2015 John Lewis Christmas Ad Is FINALLY Here!

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

John Lewis’s 2015 Christmas advert has been revealed this morning (Friday 6 November), and there’s one question on everyone’s lips - what’s th...

Everything You Need To Know About The Voice Behind The John Lewis Christmas Ad

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

You may not have heard of Aurora yet, but by 25 December, you'll probably be sick to the back teeth of her, as she has recorded the soundtrack to this...

John Lewis Casts Unknown Singer For Christmas Ad

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

While John Lewis has previously chosen some of the biggest names in music to feature on their annual Christmas advert, it’s all change for 2016, as ...

Is This The Track That Will Soundtrack 2015's John Lewis Christmas Ad?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 02.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

The John Lewis adverts have become a Christmas institution in recent years, so it’s no surprise that there’s already been plenty of speculation ov...

Mabel the Penguin Does California (and Vegas, Baby)

Dan Hughes | Posted 22.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Dan Hughes

Well, a few weeks later we packed our bags, jumped on a plane to LA and checked into our first hotel to begin our great Californian honeymoon adventure; I wearily opened my luggage, and who should I find? Mabel, of course.

Louise Ridley

You Probably Didn't Realise The Most-Shared Adverts Of 2014 Were Actually Ads

HuffingtonPost.com | Louise Ridley | Posted 31.12.2014 | UK

Here's a puzzle: is the sing-along version of 'Let It Go' from Disney's Frozen an advert? What about the World Cup theme song by Shakira, 'La La La'? ...

Questions and Fairylights

Caragh Little | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Caragh Little

And so it came to pass that primary schools began to drop the traditional Nativity Play from their winter schedules, favouring instead a Winter Celebration which offended nobody and in which everyone got a part.

UKIP's New Party Political Broadcast Isn't Quite What We Were Expecting...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Comedy

Well, the latest party political broadcast by UKIP wasn't quite what we expected... Thanks to Handface, David Schneider and Jason Spacey for getting t...

A Furniture Store In Wales Just Schooled John Lewis On Christmas Ads

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Comedy

Did you watch John Lewis's #MontyThePenguin Christmas advert and just think it wasn't quite sexy enough? Well, a furniture store in North Wales has...

The Inevitable John Lewis Christmas Advert Parodies Have Arrived

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK Comedy

The dust - or rather, snow - has settled. But the John Lewis Christmas advert - starring Sam the boy, Monty the penguin and Tom Odell the John Lennon ...

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK Comedy

It was the week that a million women's hearts were shattered... For anyone affected by the issues raised by the Cumberbatch engagement: Go outside...

Who Is Tom Odell? Meet The Singer Behind This Year's John Lewis Advert

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

By now you can’t fail to have noticed that John Lewis have unveiled their latest Christmas advert, a tearjerking tale of penguin love around the fes...

The Internet Reacts To #MontyThePenguin

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

In case you hadn’t noticed, John Lewis have unveiled their latest Christmas advert, which has got the whole of Twitter talking. READ MORE: WATCH...