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Danny Trejo Channels The Brady Bunch's Marcia in Super Bowl Ad

Originally posted 01/29/2015 06:05PM

Snickers' 2015 Super Bowl has gone back to the '70s with a character-actor twist on The Brady Bunch.

The latest riff on the candy bar's ongoing "You're Not You When You're Hungry" campaign enlists tough guy Danny Trejo in the role of Maureen McCormick's Marcia, whose face was famously pummeled by a football in a 1973 episode.

Trejo stars in the clip, showing off his trademark tattoos while he throws an ax-wielding tantrum while pretending to be the famous small-screen daughter.

Once Florence Henderson's mom Carol hands "Marcia" a Snickers and gets her oldest daughter back to her smiling self, Steve Buscemi shows up as Jan (originally played by Eve Plumb).

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Costars and Famous Fans Remember the Comic Genius of Ann B. Davis | Ann B. Davis, Florence Henderson

Brady Bunch Costars and Famous Fans Remember the Comic Genius of Ann B. Davis

Originally posted 06/02/2014 12:35PM

Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr The Brady Bunch's beloved center square, Ann B. Davis, died Sunday at the age of 88.

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Adrianne Curry and Christopher Knight Separate

Adrianne Curry and Christopher Knight Separate

Originally posted 05/30/2011 07:30AM

My Fair Brady stars Adrianne Curry and Christopher Knight have separated on what is the fifth anniversary of their wedding.

"After starting a relationship with what seemed to be irreconcilable differences, the couple has reached a period where those differences are no longer appreciated," their manager, Phil Viardo, said in a statement to the Web site Hollyscoop.com. "The decision was mutually reached after it became clear to both that some perspective was needed in order to assess their unique union."

This was Curry's first marriage and Knight's third. They had no children.

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Florence's Dancing Departure Leaves Brandy in Tears

Dancing With the Stars

Florence Henderson's Dancing Departure Leaves Brandy in Tears

Originally posted 10/20/2010 01:00PM

Florence Henderson left Dancing with the Stars Tuesday on a positive note, telling host Tom Bergeron on her way out, "I hope I've inspired people to get off their behinds and move and dance and live and enjoy life."

But another contestant, who was saddened by her elimination, was singing a different tune.

"I'm trying not to cry," the week's leader, Brandy, said, walking up to kiss Henderson on the cheek as the actress was coincidentally speaking to reporters about their bond after the show.

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Florence Henderson: Life (and Sex) Don't Stop at 70

Originally posted 10/12/2010 11:00AM

She may be America's mom, and a septuagenarian to boot. But as she showed with her sexy rumba on Monday's Dancing With the Stars, Florence Henderson is still a hot little number at 76.

"I want people to know that being in your 70s, you don't stop having sex. You don't stop enjoying a partner. You don't stop enjoying life!" Henderson told PEOPLE after the performance.

The judges, by and large, enjoyed Henderson and Corky Ballas's gyrating performance. "Isn't that amazing for the oldest couple ever to do the rumba, and we were the sexiest?" Henderson said. "I love that!"

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Christopher Knight 'Deeply Hurt' By TV Mom's Remarks

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Christopher Knight 'Deeply Hurt' By TV Mom's Remarks

Originally posted 07/14/2008 02:45PM

Where's Alice with a tension-deflating quip when you need her?

Christopher Knight says he's "hurt deeply" that his Brady Bunch mom, Florence Henderson, publicly called his marriage to reality-TV costar Adrianne Curry a mistake.

"It hurts me deeply that someone that I have loved and respected for so many years ... would discuss overtly negative personal opinions about my marriage in a public forum," the My Fair Brady star writes on his MySpace page. "I can only hope these recent comments are an aberration."

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Florence Henderson: Christopher Knight 'Didn't Take My Advice'

Florence Henderson: Christopher Knight 'Didn't Take My Advice'

Originally posted 07/08/2008 05:05PM

Florence Henderson says that while her former TV son Christopher Knight has lived his life in front of the cameras the past few years, "reality [TV] is not for me."

"It's a double-edged sword," Henderson said of shedding an iconic role. Henderson, 74, spoke to reporters on Tuesday at the Television Critics Association press tour in Los Angeles, where she was promoting her upcoming Hallmark Channel film Ladies of the House.

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WEEK AHEAD: Mrs. Brady Joins Surreal Life | The Surreal Life

WEEK AHEAD: Mrs. Brady Joins Surreal Life

Originally posted 03/18/2006 06:00AM

Florence Henderson, Sherman Hemsley and a slew of other "Where Are They Now"-worthy stars attempt to cohabitate in VH1's Surreal Life, premiering on Sunday. PEOPLE looks at the mismatched roomies, plus other events to watch for in the coming week:

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NEWS BRIEFS: 'Seinfeld' Star Talks Peace

Originally posted 02/25/2004 7:03PM

LAUNCHED: "Seinfeld" star and KFC spokesman Jason Alexander wasn't talking chicken when he spoke out about a grassroots Middle East peace plan in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Tuesday. Alexander was trumpeting the "One Voice" campaign, which hopes to get Israelis and Palestinians to vote on a peace agreement via the Internet, the Associated Press reports. IBM will tabulate the votes at its Israeli headquarters, and proponents of the group hope they can use those results to hammer out an agreement. The campaign has received support from such celebrities as Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston.

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Mrs. Brady's Wake-Up Call

Originally posted 02/18/1999 12:00AM

Florence Henderson, who played supermom Carol Brady in the 1970s sitcom "The Brady Bunch," will be a co-host of "Later Today," the NBC News show that's set to premiere this fall, an NBC source told the Associated Press on Monday. She'll be paired with Jodi Applegate of NBC News and Asha Blake, former anchor at KNBC-TV (the network's Los Angeles affiliate). Applegate is now a host of "Weekend Today." NBC is expected to appoint Soledad O'Brien to replace her on that show.

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