LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Surely this is one reunion you won’t want to miss.
The filmmakers and cast members of the comedy classic “Airplane!” will reunite Thursday for the first time in over 30 years for a commercial shoot in Pacoima.READ MORE: High-Powered Winds Whip Through Southland, Bringing Cold Weather And Dust Advisories
Hollywood directors David and Jerry Zucker along with Jim Abrahams will be back in the cockpit with actors Robert Hayes and Lakers legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to shoot three new Wisconsin Department of Tourism ads at Air Hollywood.READ MORE: Grant's 2 Goals Lead Anaheim Ducks' 5-1 Rout Of Tampa Bay
The Zucker brothers and Abrahams – all Wisconsin natives – will direct the ads, which spoof the 1980 hit, according to tourism officials.MORE NEWS: Omicron Surge Still Raging In Southland, Despite Decline In Other Parts Of Country
The Zuckers have previously helmed three other ads for the Wisconsin Department of Tourism, including one ad which also starred Hayes.