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Who is the original and who is the copy?

For the 20th anniversary of this website, Joe La Pompe (Copycat hunter since 1999) is launching an ad campaign starring well-known admen and adwomen (here Sir John Hegarty from BBH), who have a curious resemblance to other celebrities (Here, the famous actor and director Clint Eastwood) with the catchphrase: “Advertising is full of look-alikes. Some are funny, others no.
Joe La Pompe. Copycat hunter since 1999”
. Who is the original and who is the copy? Like on this blog, it’s up to you to judge! With this small difference that here, it’s only coincidences.

Original? Vahid Halilhodzic former footballer and football manager of famous PSG club.
Copy? – Jean-Marie Dru, chairman of TBWA Worldwide

Original? Catherine O’Hara who played in the famous movie “Home Alone”
Copy? Margaret Johnson, ECD & Associate at Goodby Silverstein & Partners (USA)

Original? Christopher Lee, world famous english actor, here in the movie “Lords of the rings”
Copy? Lee Clow, one of the most awarded art director. Formerly global director of TBWA Worldwide.

Original? Oscar winner english actor Michael Cain
Copy? Sir Franck Lowe, founder of Mullen Lowe Group

Original? Peter Graves, from Airplane! movie.
Copy? Maurice Levy ex worldwide leader of Publicis Group.

Discover more entries from the same campaign with funny lookalikes involving French famous Admen

Send your proposals to joe (at) or post them on facebook / twitter with the hashtag #LookalikeJoelapompe

Credits :

Agency : Lola Mullen Lowe Paris
CCO : Chacho Puebla
Creative Directors : Jordan Lemarchand, Antoine Colin
Creative team : Cédric Luceau and Philippe Lopez