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From "American Beauty" to American Airlines

Oscar winning actor appears in new AA ads



    From "American Beauty" to American Airlines
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    Kevin Spacey

    Oscar winning actor Kevin Spacey has a new role: pitch man for American Airlines in new TV commercials airing in the UK

    According to the Guardian newspaper in London, Spacey has never before appeared on camera in a commercial until now but has done voice over work for Honda.

    The new ads show Spacey searching for the best seats in the world, and end with him settling into a business class seat on an American Airlines plane.

    Spacey, who won the Oscar for Best Actor for his role in "American Beauty", is now the artistic director for London's Old Vic Theatre.