In July of this yr, which might have been just a few months in the past or ten years sooner or later as a result of time has misplaced all that means, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo launched his Masks Up America marketing campaign – which included TV spots that includes the likes of Robert De Niro, Kaitlyn Dever, Jamie Foxx, Morgan Freeman, John Leguizamo, Marvel‘s Anthony Mackie, Rosie Perez, Ellen Pompeo and Jeffrey Wright – to extend consciousness, encourage individuals to cowl their faces, and to guard one another after New York was hit badly by the COVID-19 pandemic.
“New Yorkers suffered gravely when this pandemic hit our state and as we see different states battle the surge of COVID-19, we wish to ensure all Individuals know what we all know right here – that it’s important to put on a masks with a view to shield each other,” Cuomo explained. “We are able to solely beat this virus if we’re united as one, not divided by ideology or politics. In that spirit we labored with the very best and most inventive group to ship this very important message in a number of methods and in numerous voices – I put on a masks to guard you and also you put on a masks to guard me. It’s easy as that. Masks Up America.”
America as an entire has reached nearly 200,000 COVID-19-related deaths thus far and now, in an effort to repromote Governor Cuomo’s Masks Up America drive, the seemingly ageless star of Ant-Man, Clueless and Anchorman, Paul Rudd, has recorded a pro-mask PSA, through which he embraces his “licensed younger individual” standing as one of many reigning kings of memeville.
“A few days in the past I used to be talking to my homie, Governor Cuomo, and he’s simply going off on how us millennials have to put on masks as a result of, get this, apparently lots of COVID is transmitted by us millennials,” the 51-year-old actor says within the new video. “So Cuomo requested me, he stated, “Paul, you’ve acquired to assist. What are you, like 26? And I didn’t appropriate him.”