Hollywood stars shine for Obama
- 4 Mar 08, 03:07 PM
It's the glamour of Obama.
The candidate, who Hillary Clinton accuses of relying on charisma rather than content, has recruited more than half of Hollywood.
George Clooney likes him. Susan Sarandon is besotted (her first choice, John Edwards, having withdrawn from the battle) and Forest Whitaker, Oscar winner and The Last King of Scotland, has been a fan for years.
Against that, Hillary is left with the geriatric lothario Jack Nicholson, who has deployed a line from A Few Good Men about how taking orders from a woman is "sexy". Watch Clinton advert.
Taking the view that we already know far too much about Jack's libido, we turned to Mr Whitaker at Obama HQ in Dallas for the Last King's view about the man he wants to be the next President...