Steve Carell appears in this Early Nineties commercial for the Illinois Lottery

Before he was on The Daily Show or The Office, Steve Carell did a bunch of commercial. In this one from the early nineties, we see Steve as a bored baseball catcher who has nothing better to do than play the lottery. I love seeing stars in early works. I always try to spot the signs that would point to them being a big star someday. Not sure that there is a science to this, stardom might have to do with some talent, but a lot of it just plain blind luck.


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