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Benjamin McKenzie is Team Obama

Benjamin McKenzie is Team Obama

Benjamin McKenzie grabs lunch with a friend on Santa Monica Blvd in Los Angeles on Friday.

You can catch Ben, 29, starring opposite Al Pacino in his next project 88 Minutes, out April 18th.

But if you can’t wait until April, good news! McKenzie will make an appearance in the follow-up remix video of the Barack Obama “Yes, We Can” Song by Black Eyed Peas’ Will.I.Am.

Also set to appear in the video are Jessica Alba, Ryan Phillippe, Macy Gray, Black Eyed Peas’ Tabu and Beyoncé (if her schedule clears up). Expect to see the video released on the Internets soon!

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  • annaspain

    first ¿?¿?…yes!!!!!…i thinking….i love the guy,its handsome!!!…and hottt!!!…loog luck ,ben!!….

  • http://yahoo.com jodie

    OMG!2nd!
    benjie is soo cute!
    go OC.
    ur luckii to hav him.

  • johnny
  • Frankie

    omg!, It feels like ages since we last saw him. He looks so good.
    Need more pics but 2 is better then nothing.
    Saw the 88 minutes trailer – looks good. Long wait til April though.

  • FARDOUS

    HE STILL CUTE I LOV HIM

  • yfw

    he’s lookin good!

  • http://community.livejournal.com/ben_support/ loveben

    Ben is looking good, I’m really looking forward to see him in the Barack Obama video.

    Thanks Jared

  • Dion

    Why is this guy not working?? He was clearly the best talent on The OC.

  • Just me…

    Yeahhhh…
    You are a good guy Benjamin for having choice too support the best candidate Mr. OBAMA!!!!

  • bluebell

    I’m glad he is a democrat!

  • http://JUSTJARED.COM HEY

    YESSSSSSSSSSS!

  • dinah
  • http://www.fotolog.com/_benmckenzie_ bia

    Yaaaaaaaaaaay
    I love Ben! And He looks so good in this pics *-*

  • danny

    He is looking good. I guess he’s got a lot of time to rest.

  • http://musicisourhigh.blogspot.com// AnOldieButaGoodie

    nice picture of him

  • korli

    What an idiot supporting Obama, justlike every other ignorant, brainwashed celeb out there.

  • Lori

    I knew after the OC was over so would his career. The majority are flash in the pans. Even Adam Brody has disappeared.

  • sillyme

    It’s the PC thing to do now, to say you’re behind Obama, cuz otherwise you’re labeled a racist. Can’t wait until the Republicans have a go at Obama. He’ll be the one crying to get votes come the fall, like Hillary was.

  • goz

    i still love him!

  • lisa

    can anybody tell me who adam is supporting? i miss his pictures here.seeing mischa and ben made me want to see adams new pic more now.

  • alma

    Underrated actor

  • elks

    Adam imo is probably supporting Obama. He and Ben have similar views in politics.

  • fuzzby

    His hair looks good. I hope he gets some work soon.

  • jl

    Who the hell cares who any actor/actress is supporting? If that is what you base your vote on, you shouldn’t even be voting.

  • Hanna

    Awwww ben pictures!

    Thanks jared

  • sebastian

    thought he was republican and he’s not aging well,but i would do him anyway.

  • emily☆

    omj oboma or whatevr????
    ewwww
    goo Republicains!!!!!!!!!!
    oh yea, boooooo hillary!
    hey i have a joke:::
    ok so hillarys husbands name is bill right??
    well take hillarys first part of her name is HIL then Bills but add Y to it so it =’s HILBILLY!!!!!!!!!!!
    hahaha im so funny!

  • erin

    All of you people who really think Obama is the better candidate are f ucking stupid. The man has plagiarized 3 different speeches. Don’t any of you realize he is full of s hit? Every move, every word is so calculated. It’s all bull s hit. If Obama becomes the next president, we are some serious serious trouble. And to any of you who would like to reply to this, don’t. Because you’re a f ucking idiot.

  • Kyle

    Yuck! Obama boo

    VOTE HILLARY!!

  • vy

    i use to love his old hair..

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  • ALL THE WAY OBAMA!

    sillyme @ 02/23/2008 at 11:28 am

    It’s the PC thing to do now, to say you’re behind Obama, cuz otherwise you’re labeled a racist. Can’t wait until the Republicans have a go at Obama. He’ll be the one crying to get votes come the fall, like Hillary was.
    ****************
    Your post is BS. We all are supporting Obama because he is the best candidate for the job. ALL THE WAY OBAMA!

  • june

    sillyme @ 02/23/2008 at 11:28 am

    It’s the PC thing to do now, to say you’re behind Obama, cuz otherwise you’re labeled a racist. Can’t wait until the Republicans have a go at Obama. He’ll be the one crying to get votes come the fall, like Hillary was.
    *************
    You’re not just silly, YOU’RE STUPID too. If people were supporting Obama to not be labeled racists, they would just be silent about it. Nobody has to advertise who they are supporting. They are supporting Obama because he is the best candidate for the job.

  • WAVERLY

    I LOVE RYAN!!!!! so much! im so pleased to see this.

  • GTFO

    He looks Asian WTF?????

  • John

    I HATE “Celebrities” telling me how to vote. Wtf is this? Dont they know what happened when all these stars rallied around john kerry? HE LOST

    Im voting for clinton anyways.

  • fifimom

    I always love to see Ben and he’s looking good here. Thanks for posting this.

  • Fannie

    good to know he is still alive!

  • http://www.rockwell.e-fan.org Nathalia

    This movie still hasn’t been released? I watched it over 1 year ago, when it was first released here in Brazil on DVD! I didn’t like it, and Ben doesn’t even have many scenes, which is too bad, ’cause that girl Leelee Sobieski ruined the whole movie!

    Anyway, I don’t really have a problem with celebs who support candidates, it’s their choice, it doesn’t affect me whatsoever.

  • Suzy

    WTF? That video has been out forever, what’s wrong Jared?

    Go to YouTube and find it…

    I thought you posted it before?

  • Suzy

    OH, REMIX…

    My apologies, I read it wrong…

  • romania

    ben is a good actor.Go Obama.

  • edie

    If you compare Ben in Junebug to Adam and Rachel(especially Rachel) he played a character quite different from Ryan in Junebug. Props to him. At least he’s making an effort to take on challenging roles.

    Rachel gets all the magazine covers but she is Summer in every single role she’s played. She was Summer in Last Kiss and Jumper. Adam too is so much like Seth Cohen in his movie parts.

  • anne

    I miss Ben.

  • jmc

    Ben is intelligent and politically astute. If he thinks that Obama is the way to go then I’m with him.

    Aside from that, it’s great to see him out and about. I just wish that he was working more. He was clearly the most talented of the OC cast and I’m keen to see he get some of the recognition that he deserves. He carried the show for so long. It’s wrong that the others seem to be getting more roles than he is, although I suspect that maybe he’s a little more choosey than they are.

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