Super Bowl 2022 commercials | Watch ads before Sunday

The Super Bowl is fast approaching in 2022, with the teams in place, the stadium being prepared and the action ready to go for the biggest show on the lawn.

The Cincinnati Bengals will face the NFC champions, the Los Angeles Rams, who will compete at home at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles.

However, it’s not just a sports spectacle we have to look forward to, with many viewers likely to tune in to watch the celebrity-filled and special-effects-filled commercials.

The Super Bowl may still be days away, but that hasn’t stopped brands from starting to tease ads that will run during the big game’s expensive shopping slots.

Read on to learn more about this year’s Super Bowl ads.

Super Bowl 2022 commercials

Austin Powers for General Motors

As announced on the automaker’s official Twitter account, Mike Myers and Rob Lowe will reprise their roles from the Austin Powers film franchise in a General Motors ad to promote the automaker’s electric vehicles.

And Dr. Evil (Myers) will not return alone. He will appear alongside Frau Farbissina (Mindy Sterling) and Number Two (Lowe). Exciting things.

Amazon’s Lord of the Rings

Amazon Studios has revealed that it will release the first trailer for its highly anticipated Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power TV series during Super Bowl LVI.

You’ll need to tune in to the event to take a look at the first official video for the most expensive show ever.

Squarespace with Zendaya

Squarespace has released a teaser for its seaside-themed Super Bowl ad, giving fans their first look at Zendaya dressed as a mermaid.

The brand promises customers “Everything to shell everything”, before the “H” disappears and the real slogan “Everything to sell anything” appears. Watch the teaser below:

Amazon with Scarlett Johansson

Real-life couple Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost imagine how a mind-reading Alexa could destroy their marriage in Amazon’s latest Super Bowl ad.

2022 is the seventh year that Amazon’s voice assistant has advertised during the Super Bowl.

Amazon President Jeff Bezos certainly seems proud of this year’s announcement and posted it on his Twitter. Watch below:

Planet Fitness with Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan, William Shatner and Dennis Rodman star in a 2022 Super Bowl commercial for Planet Fitness.

The Mean Girls star is poking fun at her high-profile past in advertising while promoting the gym. Take a look for yourself before Sunday:

Salt-N-Pepa for Flamin’ Hot Doritos

Wild animals will dance to Salt-N-Pepa’s Push It in this 1987 Super Bowl ad for Flamin’ Hot Doritos. It also features stars Megan Thee Stallion voicing a songbird and singer Charlie Puth doing beatboxing as an anthropomorphic fox.

Watch the ad for yourself below ahead of Super Bowl LVI:

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