Video: Obama campaign ad with Harold & Kumar

Barack Obama has enlisted the help of Harold & Kumar in his latest ad for the Democratic National Convention.

Actor Kal Penn, who plays the role of Kumar alongside John Cho in the comedy franchise, is set to host the convention on the 6th of September.

He features in the ad alongside Cho in the guise of their characters from Harold & Kumar, a franchise of stoner comedy films released between 2004 and 2011.

Penn is also known for his roles as Dr. Lawrence Kutner in House and recently as Kevin in How I Met Your Mother. He is also an associate director in the White House Office of Public Engagement.

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