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This Pot Noodle advert on gender stereotypes is a big hit

2015-09-06
A Pot Noodle TV advert challenging expected gender roles has gone down a storm since premiering this week. The minute-long spot shows a guy training in the hope of, we assume, becoming a boxer. potnoodle However as the clip progresses it turns out he wants to be the "ring boy", a job traditionally carried out by a woman. Both the comedy and the heartwarming message of the ad have made it very popular very quickly; with 60,000 spins on YouTube and mostly positive responses on social media. Being aired during an ad break on The X Factor last night has also added to its buzz. https://twitter.com/Claudz1996/status/640457980736049152 https://twitter.com/jamlang22/status/640279377016684544 https://twitter.com/Jake_SCB/status/640272165498167296 https://twitter.com/jamesmcarthur16/status/640257677453619200 Watch below: