USPS Holiday 2016: Hippo

This is a commercial ad of USPS. This commercial was released in November 2016 in United States. Under the title of “USPS Holiday 2016: Hippo”.

The United States Postal Service tells the story of a young girl who sees a hippopotamus and is instantly smitten. Her parents know that whatever they need, USPS can deliver.

It was done by McCann, New York advertising agency. And the commercial by Production Company is Stink Productions and is directed by Martin Krecji.
USPS Hippo
I want a hippopotamus for Christmas
Only a hippopotamus will do
No crocodiles, no rhinoceroses
I only like hippopotamuses
And hippopotamuses like me too…

The commercial song is “I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas” by Gayla Peevey. For those of you who like this song “I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas”, you can download it from Amazon or iTunes.

Watch the whole advertisement here.

USPS Holiday 2016: Hippo
Client: United States Postal Service (USPS)
Geo: United States
Released: November 2016
Advertising Agency: McCann, New York
Production Company: Stink Productions
Director: Martin Krecji
Editorial Company: Big Sky
Editor: Chris Franklin
Special Effects Company: Big Sky Vfx
Lead Artist: Ryan Sears
Colorist: Tim Masick
Mix Studio: Sonic Union
Actress: Jill Alexander (Mom)
Music: I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas by Gayla Peevey


  1. Terry Field November 19, 2016
  2. Micheal November 22, 2016
  3. Ollie November 29, 2016
    • Ed December 2, 2016
    • P. Fernandess December 8, 2016
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    • Patty December 12, 2016
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