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That's stumping for democratic presidential hopeful senator Barack Obama doing charity work or -- -- the cost of the Latinos.
George Lopez is making audiences -- on countless TV appearances in reruns of ABC's the George Lopez show which ran for six seasons.
And this week -- Lopez hopes to make audiences laugh on the big screen.
When -- costars with Luke Wilson an overture films Henry Poole is here and here to tell us about it is George Lopez.
Henry Poole is here with -- -- about.
You know it's about a guy who believes that he's gonna dies and goes back -- neighborhood to just kind of dissolves lies just and -- them on a lot of attention and there's a woman next or who thinks she sees the image of Christ in this.
Newly redone Stucco on the side -- house.
And then brings everybody overcoming fear and Lucas Wilson is fantastic in this movie and I play.
Father Salazar and tries to convince that.
There is hanging there.
Kids they would religious them and so yes.
What attracted you to this.
You know the script is fantastic -- is really about faith and hope and belief -- and and you know I was sick three years ago had a kidney transplant and and ice -- the guy was gonna live forever to like answer.
So from that you learn to appreciate life every day.
Lot of things going on now -- health care and financial.
Burdens on people who when they get sick don't go to the doctor.
So all of that and I think that would just restoring this kind of faith and hope and not the cynical outlook.
It's taken -- George you're also swing vote which wasn't a big blockbuster hit you know and Henry -- -- I'm sure we'll do well but.
What makes you pick a -- these days I mean do you pick the subject matter or the message before the financial -- implications for yourself.
Well you know going out and trying to get people to vote.
Regardless of label for my choices Senator Obama but.
It's important to vote and what's with swing vote is about a guy who has the deciding vote who's going to be president and and you know Stanley -- is -- hopper can you felt it was important the message itself battle.
The most important that that the vote is important to be people just kind of had been blazed over so she has some disenfranchised.
People in the United States who feel like it doesn't matter who you know arguable matters.
You know that's using the George Lopez show and ABC five years it was obviously hit but it became a mega hit.
Not to be honest with -- I have I've seen and stand up at things like that but my son my eleven year old son and your biggest fan that's introduced me the news.
What -- ABC didn't what did they do right which.
Issue -- you know -- became an issue of when I when I first got to ABC Stu Bloomberg was the president of ABC and he can he had a history of comedy dinner for 23 years -- -- had Drew -- -- rules and he had home improvement.
And then -- six years what this show is on it became more of a financial thing and a more of a business.
Move could climate and ABC and and I must show wasn't owned by ABC it was a moment touchstone was on what Warner Bros.
And I think at some point it made more sense for -- for them to put on the show.
Remember they've got -- of the Geico caveman which won it in our founding six episode right and now you have people bounce -- -- rubber balls to try to win prizes.
He spent a lot of time with the securities particularly Latino cause -- what exactly are you trying to get done here what do you know what what is -- immigration education -- you know I think it's a little bit of everything I think you know so many times -- -- especially now when you see polls are all very black and white you know CNN had -- documentary black in America when we are the largest going.
A group of people in the United States yet to completely unrepresented aren't really kind of undiscovered.
And the only time that you see is is an attack ads or or in -- the system more illegal immigration when the reality of it is.
That -- majority of us are -- citizen so -- you just trying to in just.
And success in whatever moderate success -- a patent everything and I've done I think it's a fact that you know we exist and that and we're strong and were visible okay.
You're an avid golfer I have that umpire Jack Nicklaus a week from today -- yes.
Hey -- get time to play if they have a handicap you always find that the play.
And you know my handicap around eleven but -- -- -- playing the pro ams in this in this year at the Bob Hope most powerful.
Myself -- -- -- and regrettable and Samuel Jackson won the amateur partner.
And yet you guys the same score we've shot 59 under for four rounds cheated like you.
And want and it's and it's always good to -- golf is so tough.
And you look at what -- financial impact Tiger Woods has had a game I -- Nike.
Wasn't in the golf -- business they weren't in the golf -- -- they weren't in the golf clothes business and now and some I think -- some regards that that business is stronger than what they were originally started out with and there's no doubt about it what you know I'm one of those good guys at the range of -- and hey I -- Jack -- thanks a -- really -- absolutely -- --
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