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Kristen Schaal Recreates Natalie Imbruglia's 'Torn' for Mikal Cronin's 'Turn Around' Video
And the video got Imbruglia's stamp of approval: "This is f***ing brilliant!"
For anyone who lived through Natalie Imbruglia's success but doesn't exactly remember what her popular "Torn" video was all about, Kurt Braunohler, Kristen Schaal and Mikal Cronin have got you covered.
The trio teamed up with JASH's "$5K Videos" series to put together a video for Cronin's song "Turn Around" on a $5,000-dollar budget and given free reign over their creation. They wound up making a big nod to Imbruglia's "Torn" video.
It's by no means a shot-for-shot remake, but it is a lot of fun. Schaal pulls off a perfectly funny and melancholic Imbruglia impression and Paul Scheer, Ty Segall and the Kool-Aid Man all make cameos.
Watch it here:
And in case you did forget Imbruglia's original "Torn" video, watch it here:
Imbruglia herself gave the team props for the homage: