That is Gromit, of Wallace and Gromit fame, painted as the Green Lantern by Zane Malik off of One Direction fame.
Though this hapless BBC reporter didn't seem to realise it. Nevertheless, it's one of eighty such Gromits being spread out across Bristol designed by a bunch of famous artists of all disciplines and will eventually be auctioned for charity.So we have…
Pixar's Buzz Gromit.
Cath Kidston's Flowery Gromit
Jools Holland's Musical Gromit
Axel Scheffler's Gruffalo Gromit
The Beano's Dennis And Gnasher Gromit
Quentin Blake's Gromit
Gerald Scarfe's Messy Gromit
and Peter Blake's Hound Dog.