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Actor Finds Satisfaction in Civic Role

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:38:05 CDT
By: Laura Kennedy

Actor Finds Satisfaction in Civic Role Ronald Reagan did it. So did Shirley Temple and Arnold Schwarzenegger. They all turned from an acting career in Hollywood to a career in the polital realm. Actor Kal Penn also heeded the call, serving his country as a White House aide in the Obama administration. The star of the "Harold and Kumar" movies and the TV show "House" is appearing in the Twin Cities tomorrow evening. Laura Kennedy has more...

Kal Penn is keeping busy back in Hollywood these days. He's just finished filming the first episode for a new series called "Battle Creek," which is due to air on CBS starting this fall. Penn says he's delighted to be playing a cop for the first time in his career.

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