Burger King to promote Angry Whopper launch

Burger King is launching a TV campaign to promote its latest limited edition burger the Angry Whopper and Angry Chicken Royale.

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The spicy flavoured burgers, available in the UK until 21 September, will be supported by ads airing from 6 August.

The spot, created by Crispin Porter & Bogusky, features an anger management meeting where a cruel counsellor teases her attendees about their temper problems.

As a lorry begins to reverse noisily outside the counsellor is seen bursting into a furious fit.

In other marketing activity, Delaney Lund Knox Warren has launched in-store creative which includes posters, banners, till toppers and translates.

The Angry Whopper burger has been available as a limited offer in UK in the past. This is the first time a chicken alternative has been added.

The burger chain recently featured Britain’s Got Talent judge and former Daily Mirror editor Piers Morgan in a campaign for its meat-scented cologne, Flame

It has also launched a marketing campaign to support its partnership with the Hollywood release Transformers: Return of the Fallen next week

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