Barack Obama getting elected the 44th President of the United States is certainly historic, and Hollywood loves to take real events and turn them into movies. Anyone who thinks movies don’t influence our culture is a moron-entertainment absolutely opens the door to big cultural shifts.
Now that the moment is upon us, it’s time to second-guess what every producer in Hollywood is thinking already. What current actor has the range, gravity, and physical characteristics to play President-elect Barack Obama in the inevitable movie biopic? Read Eric’s column and talk back here.