WATCH: Halifax in new Nike advert with super soccer star Ronaldo

Have you seen the Nike advert starring super soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo and had to do a double take?

It’s unsurprising if you did, because film and television hotspot Halifax was chosen to star in a new advert for the international sportswear giant.

The rumour mill went into overdrive earlier in the year when crews were spotted filming in and around Boothtown.

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If you look closely, shots of the town can be seen at various points throughout the six-minute ‘The Switch’ advert, alongside footballers Cristiano Ronaldo, Harry Kane and Anthony Martial.

It looks like our borough really does live up to its ‘Callywood’ title!

Nike declined to comment.