The video below has been around for a while, but it was the first one that turned lip dubbin’ into an Internet meme.
Quite appropriately, it was done by a group of friends who work for internet video startups like Vimeo and CollegeHumor. And the girl at the beginning (Amanda) is really cute.
and another famous one with Jessica Alba and the iBeatYou team:
More famous people, with the CW‘s Reaper crew
with a few more replies from the USA,
before we head to Europe, starting at my old office:
and jumping to France:
to meet an “American Boy” in Paris:
Down to Italy, with the Diregiovani team.and up again to Germany:
or Brussels and the StepStone team (great recruiting idea):
A bit more to the East, a Russian agency dubbing Pet Shop Boys.
and crossing the continents to India:
ending with one funky Celebration at Guerlain:
As you can see, these videos have become a global phenomena, and there’s a even a company doing “professional” (??) lip dubbing.
UPDATE: When looking for video samples i missed the most obvious place. Which is, as i’ve just found out, http://www.officelipdub.com/
A great idea to boost the creativity and team spirit at the office, so try it yourself and if you happen to have one already, please comment this post and share it with us.