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Uggie Stars in Nintendo 3Ds Commercials as Official Spokesdog (Video)

The canine star of "The Artist" pitches video games.

So much for Uggie's retirement.

This year's most adored and decorated dog just finished up assisting The Artist make a nearly clean sweep of awards season, and while his trainer said that he would be settling in for a life of relaxation next to the pool, the jack russell terrier is already back to work.

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Uggie is now the spokesdog for the Nintendogs + cats game on the portable Nintendo 3Ds system, and stars in a humorous commercial promoting the game. Playing on his celebrity, Uggie rocks a tie and is catered to by the starstruck employees -- but when he has to meet the big man at Nintendo, well, all bets are off.

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