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'Nerd' from GoDaddy Super Bowl commercial speaks out

Updated: Tuesday, February 5 2013, 11:49 PM EST
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - You might have found it funny; a lot of people found it disgusting.

We're of course referring to the Super Bowl ad smooch between a supermodel and a stereotypical nerd.

The GoDaddy.com ad is generating a lot of buzz for the super close-up of the sloppy kiss.

No matter what people are saying, actor Jesse Heiman says he's proud of his work.

"Some people think it's a little gross, but I think it's beautiful," Heiman said.

He described the shoot as, "just another day at work; just a really awesome day at work!"

Heiman said he had to lock lips with model Bar Refaeli more than 45 times during the shoot.

He says he hopes other nerds will be inspired to dream big, and believe that someday they can kiss a supermodel.
'Nerd' from GoDaddy Super Bowl commercial speaks out
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