A KFC television advert parodying the shark attack on Australian surfer Mick Fanning has upset the three-time world champion's mother.

Shark attack parody ad deemed insensitive.
Shark attack parody ad deemed insensitive.

The advert aired in South Africa, where Fanning was attacked in a competition in July. In it, an actor who resembles the famous surfer rides a wave holding a computer-generated shark over his head. She told Fairfax Media: “It really brings back a lot of trauma for everybody who has been attacked by a shark." Read more: bbc.co.uk

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