Macauley Johnson
AD + Design + Animation

Taco Bell + Happier Hour

Art Direction + Design


Fizz out


...On a bubbly new deal from Taco Bell. Taking the bright energy of the new sodas and freezes, we created a colorful, poppy world of graphics for them to let loose in, spin-flipping and dripping into our Summer-scorched hearts.


Produced at Gentleman Scholar




Client: Taco Bell
Agency: Deutsch LA

Production Company: Gentleman Scholar
Directors: William Campbell & Will Johnson
EP / Head of Production: Rachel Kaminek
Producer: Nikki Maniolas
Associate Producer: Nicole Smarsh


Art Director: Macauley Johnson
Designers: Sarah Beth Hulver, Jordan Lyle, Shawn Lee, Steve Lee, Chris Murray

2D Animators: Matt Andrews, Aaron Frebowitz, Hando Kim, Peter Lee, Shawn Lee, Lauren Tom



Editor: Jarred Buck
Lead Lighter: Ovi Bogdan
3D Generalists: Tim Hayward, Kevin Ferrara
Compositor: Scott Crawford

Flame Artist: Federico Saccone