The timing of this new Nationale Suisse commercial is unfortunate, what with Roger Federer’s recent respiratory problems. But it’s always a good time to watch Roger in Wimbledon whites!
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I’m thinking the gist is something like “Insurance that takes your breath away.” Or is it “Insurance that encourages you to do dumb things like walk on the edge of tall buildings”? Or maybe, “Just because Roger Federer does it, doesn’t mean you should do it, too”? Please confirm, French speakers!
Roger’s starred in a number of advertisements for the Swiss insurance company, mostly in the “Mr. Perfect” theme. Here are a few:
The “Making Of” where he reveals he’s not so perfect, after all:
This is my favorite – just for the trench coat!
Poppa Fed practice in “Making Of” video.
More with the kids – vintage Roger hair and suit footage: