SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – KFC have come under heavy criticism after losing control during filming for a commercial at an Australian cricket ground. The commercial showed a white fan attempting to pacify a group of raucous West Indians by handing out chicken from a variety bucket featuring 6 pieces of original recipe chicken, 6 crispy strips and 1 regular popcorn chicken. The assembled crowd – who allegedly hadn’t been fed during the shoot – seized upon the the actor and crew, who held additional buckets in reserve. The chase has continued for days despite filming being completed and the commercial already shown on Australian TV. KFC have been called insensitive by many race advocacy groups for waving buckets of chicken in front of hungry black people.
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