Tennis superstar Roger Federer of Switzerland has a new ad for Mercedes where he was shown impersonating American tennis legends John McEnroe and Andre Agassi. Federer’s acting was so good in the ad that he could have a career in Hollywood when he retires from tennis in the next few years.
In the “Legends of the Game” ad for Mercedes Benz, Federer was seen wearing a funny 80s look mullet and also acted out as a hot-headed player like Agassi and McEnroe during their time playing tennis. The ad also featured Bill Macatee as the narrator and a cameo from another tennis legend Rod Laver.
Federer, a 17-time Grand Slam champion and the record holder for most Grand Slam titles in the men’s tour, could be a comedy star after he retires from tennis as seen in his performance in the Mercedes advertisement.
— Sport360° (@Sport360) August 18, 2016
Roger Federer turns into John McEnroe and Andre Agassi in new ad!
Full video of Roger Federer’s acting skills in Mercedes Benz new ad below in the video shows the funny side of the Swiss and not just as the all-time Grand Slam titles record holder in the sport
Video courtesy: Mercedes Benz-USA
Federer has missed time on the court since his semifinals loss at the 2016 Wimbledon Championships last July. The Swiss lost to Milos Raonic, 3-6 7-6 (3) 6-4 5-7 3-6 and reportedly suffered from injuries.
Federer missed some tournaments, including playing at the 2016 Rio Olympics in Brazil this August. The Swiss will miss the rest of the 2016 ATP season according to reports.
Photo courtesy: Twitter / Roger Federer