Britney Spears Ad: Star Takes On Duel Roles

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Britney Spears may have a solid gig on "X Factor", but that doesn't mean she's content to just have the one job. She's still creating scents, and her latest, "Fantasy Twist", has a glamorous new ad that just dropped and is receiving quite a bit of attention.

The promotional poster for the scent shows Brit decked out in shiny gold feathers with a modern take on a Cleopatra headband; beneath it, however, is the star sporting a very different look with a dark, blunt bob and black sequins. She looks to be channeling some silent-movie era stars here, and the look works well for her.

The idea behind the double-image campaign is that her perfume is two scents in one--for both day and night--packaged in a sleek and sexy bottle. The top scent is a light and floral scent with hints of fruity notes; the bottom, a musky mix of black cherries and freesia. It's an idea that will probably fare well for the businesswoman, as she is relying on her dramatic, over-the-top look to balance out the simplicity of the bottle. The packaging is well-done; considering it's a bit gimmicky to have duel fragrances in one bottle, she's gone the right route in keeping the look clean and unfettered, leaving the drama to her print ad.

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The commercial for the perfume has finally gone live, as well, and features Britney dancing down a hotel hallway in various costumes, doing that seductive thing she's famous for. The singer has done a good job of keeping her fans interested in her latest project, giving sneak peeks on-set well before the ad actually premiered. Now that it's here, she's getting good reviews from fans and detractors alike, who all have to admit she's come a long way in the past few years.

Peep the ad below:

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Amanda Crum is a writer and artist from Kentucky. She's a fan of Edward Gorey, Hunter S. Thompson, and horror movies. You can follow her on Google:+Amanda Crum