Codaw

Peter Berg directs Taylor Kitsch in COD Advanced Warfare spot

Peter Berg Goes to War with Taylor Kitsch in Live Action ‘Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’ Ad \\

“Lone Survivor” director Peter Berg is returning to the war zone with Activision’s latest live action spot for its “Call of Duty” franchise that stars Taylor Kitsch. … This time around, Berg is reuniting with his “Friday Night Lights” and “Battleship” star with a spot that launches today, shortly before “Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s” launch on Nov. 3. …more

[via Variety]

The New Call Of Duty Trailer Stars Taylor Kitsch As Your Mentor In Advanced Warfare \\

The spot, created in partnership with Activision, agency 72andSunny, and Pony Show Entertainment, was directed by Pony Show’s Peter Berg. Berg, of course, is the guy responsible for making a star out of Kitsch in the first place, as the creator of Friday Night Lights, and he turned to him for lead roles in both Battleship and Lone Survivor. But this time, Kitsch isn’t expected to carry the box office—instead, he’s just carrying the viewer as he mentors us through a running/jumping/gravity-defying charge through an unnamed futuristic city. …more

[via Fast Company]