Found October 27, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
from Erik Erlendsson of the Tampa Tribune, In the short film, which lasts around two minutes, Stamkos portrays fictional hockey player Shawn Warford, who gets traded by his father/coach and goes on to score five goals with his dad on the opposing bench. The film also features Edmonton’s Jordan Eberle — who did his own Moment Zero ad portraying Kevin Walker — and TSN television personality Bob McKenzie. Being in that situation gave Stamkos a new appreciation for actors and those involved with filming movies and television. “It’s amazing that it’s that long of a process,’’ he said of the 8½-hour day to shoot two commercials. “There’s a lot of sitting around, a lot of waiting, moving of camera angles and stuff like that and for (90 seconds) of actual video. So I have a lot of respect for actors and what they have to go through to make a movie and that’s a two-hour movie. “It’s an unbelievably long and sometimes painful process, but in the end the professionals that edi
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