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Don’t Get Caught - Cadbury Creme Egg Commercial (Full Length) – 1985 Promotional

Don’t Get Caught - Cadbury Creme Egg

Commercial (Full Length) – 1985 Promotional

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In this 1985 Colenso commercial, a Creme Egg is a guilty pleasure behind raised desk lids for two school kids. Courtesy of some smooth copywriting, the narrator lets on that the cherubic girl and devious boy are doomed by the “smooth shell of Cadbury dairy milk chocolate and the irresistible creamy flowing yolk that will ultimately give them away!” The Murray Grindlay composed chorus “don’t get caught" (with egg on your face) entered Kiwi pop culture. Variations of the commercial ran until 1996; in 2016 stuntwoman Zoe Bell later shared her fondness for the product on Instagram. 

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Don't get caught with egg on your face!
– The famous Cadbury Creme Egg consumer warning