WATCH: Barack Obama Invites Harold and Kumar To The White House

Posted Sep 4, 2012

Kal Penn joined the Obama administration as the Associate Director in the White House Office of Public Engagement.  This required his character on the TV series House to be written out.  He resigned from the White House position on June 1, 2010 to return to acting in movies like A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas and the TV show How I Met Your Mother.  After that he returned back to his political duties.  Now Penn will be hosting the entire Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina this Thursday September 6, 2012.  Check out the viral video below of President Obama making the call to Harold and Kumar that he is counting on them: