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He has also received a lot of critical acclaim for the film ‘The Namesake’.
https://t.co/NOR5P48f Bi pic.twitter.com/jt JOs K9Gr U — Kal Penn (@kalpenn) January 28, 2017 “I was just sitting on my couch a few hours ago and figured it could be nice to turn some troll’s negative message into something positive,” Penn wrote on his Crowd Rise page.Penn worked as an Associate Director in the White House Office of Public Engagement for two stints during April 2009 - July 2011.After his White House stint, he appeared in the hit television series ‘How I Met Your Mother’.“It is such a great testament to hope and positivity that we are — literally just a few hours later — close to having raised $50,000 for Syrian refugees.What an impactful way to show the world that we love our beautiful country and do not stand with our new president and his un-American policies.” To date, Penn’s fundraiser has raised more than $860,000 for the International Rescue Committee, an NGO providing lifesaving support to vulnerable refugees.Kal Penn (Kalpen Suresh Modi) is an American actor, chef, producer and civil servant of Indian origin.
He has portrayed the popular TV character Lawrence Kutner on the television program ‘House’, and appeared as Kumar Patel in the ‘Harold & Kumar’ film series.
It’s rare to be able to play with that nuance as an actor, so I enjoy it.” As Penn noted, the original ‘Harold & Kumar’ was one of the very few movies made in Hollywood that starred two Asian-American actors.
But he also said that he was pleased the characters have reached a level of success that allows them, and by extension, the actors playing them, to portray them purely as characters and not ethnic icons.
“You might have seen the immense suffering that’s taking place in Aleppo, Syria right now; so many families and civilians caught up in a brutal civil war,” said the British-Pakistani actor in a video he posted on Twitter.
“It’s easy to feel helpless, but the fact is, we’re not.
“John [Cho] often very succinctly summarizes this where he’s like, well, the short answer is that we had a contract to do three of them, and the long answer is that we actually liked the characters.