Coke Hunk - In the 1990s, the handsome actor Lucky Vanous, (a.k.a. "The
Diet Coke Hunk") starred in the "Diet Coke Break Commercial" about a bunch of
women looking out of an office window during their work break at a slender yet
muscular construction worker, who had just taken off his shirt. As the sweaty
laborer refreshed himself with a nice cool Diet Coke, the bug-eyed women staring
down from their window perch filled their imaginations with all sorts of
fantasies. At break's end, the women seemingly fulfilled, moved away from the
window but not before saying "Same time Tomorrow?" to their voyeuristic
Lucky Vanous, who set all the women's heart's a flutter later
starred in his own work-out video entitled The Ultimate Fat-Burning System. In
1994, Psychology Today displayed Lucky Vanous on their front cover sporting the
words "From Pecs To Sex" and an inside story about "The Beefcaking of America"
that explored changing gender roles which shifted the spotlight to include men's
In 1997, Lucky Vanous got the role of bad guy Matt Dunning, the
deceptively charming contractor on FOX's primetime soap PACIFIC PALISADES.
TRIVIA NOTE: Diet Coke soda was introduced to
the public on July 8, 1982. Coca-Cola is consumed 448 million times a day in 160
countries. See also - "The Coca-Cola Girl"