Zee Media Bureau
“Pan Bahar, class never goes out of style”, proclaims former James Bond star Pierce Brosnan in an advertisement featuring as brand ambassador of pan masala brand Pan Bahar.
The 1-minute advertisement is packed with all the masaala of a Bond film with glamour, stunts and Bond-like jugglery of hand where he uses a Pan Bahaar tin as his weapon.
The ad film became viral in a matter of hours, and Twitterati is having fun at the expense of the actor and the brand.
Here are some of the top tweets on the issue:
"Pierce Brosnan, the most famous James Bond is coming up with his new movie - James Bond - License to Spit".
"Pierce Brosnan. No paan intended".
"Trust Indians to use Pierce Brosnan to promote 'Paan Bahaar' chewing tobacco. Love to see James Bond do a 'Haath me Lota, Moun mey Paan...".
"Pierce Brosnan has taken his dialogue too far: “I always enjoyed learning a new tongue.”
And so on...