Advertisement

You will be redirected to the page you want to view in  seconds.

Guardsman lands role in Superman ad

Jun. 14, 2013 - 07:05AM   |  
  • Filed Under

FRANKFORT, KY. — A Kentucky National Guard soldier has gotten a taste of Hollywood as part of a promotion connected with the new Superman movie.

Pfc. Kierre Brown of Frankfort was among 22 Guardsmen from 18 states who spent a week in Hollywood to shoot a National Guard ad appearing with the movie’s marketing campaign. It was part of a partnership between Warner Brothers Entertainment and the National Guard to market the movie “Man of Steel.”

The minute-long ad depicts citizen-soldiers as ordinary people like Superman’s alias, Clark Kent, who at any moment could become heroes in difficult times.

Brown is among the soldiers on a rooftop helping a family being hoisted by a helicopter.

The 21-year-old Brown said he had a chance to spend time with the entire cast and crew.

More In OFFduty

Start your day with a roundup of top defense news.

VA Home Loan
Rates

Search By:

Product Options:
Zip Code:

News for your in-box

Sign up now for free Military Times E-Reports. Choose from Money and Education. Subscribers: log in for premium e-newsletters.

This Week's Army Times

This Week's Army Times

More force-outs
Army expands involuntary separations of problem NCOs

Subscribe for Print or Digital delivery today!

Classifieds
MilitaryTimes Green Trusted Classifieds Looking to buy, sell and connect on Military Times?
Browse expanded listings across hundreds of military installations.
Faces of valorHonoring those who fought and died in Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom.
hall of valorThe Hall of Valor is a searchable database of valor award citations collected by Doug Sterner, a Vietnam veteran and Military Times contributing editor, and by Military Times staff.
Fraud in day cares
(0 replies)
   Last Post: garhkal
        Apr 24, 2014 11:42 PM
   Last Post: TJMAC77SP
        Apr 23, 2014 4:14 PM
   Last Post: Stalwart
        Apr 23, 2014 12:27 PM
Handbooks

All you need to know about your military benefits.

Benefits handbook

Guard & Reserve All you need to know about the Guard & Reserve.

guard and reserve handbook