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13 Thought-Provoking Quotes By Kal Penn

Famous As: Known for His Portrayal of White House Staffer Seth Wright on TV Series 'Designated Survivor'
Born On: April 23, 1977
Born In: Montclair, New Jersey, United States
Age: 45 Years

Kal Penn is an eminent American actor and former ‘White House’ staff member. He was worked in the ‘Barack Obama administration’ as the ‘Principle Associate Director.’ He is renowned for his performance in ‘Harold & Kumar,’ and ‘House.’ He is also known for his role in ‘The Namesake.’ Some of his other noteworthy roles in films and television include ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ ‘Designated Survivor,’ ‘Sunnyside,’ ‘A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas,’ etc. We bring to you a treasure trove of quotes by Kal Penn which have been gathered from his movies, interviews, dialogues, tweets and lectures. Following is a corpus of famous quotes by Kal Penn on weed, passion, art, political, roles, sports, creative, media, republican, sports, fans, dream, friends, opportunity, etc.

To the folks walking around the District of Columbia, I would say this: Be careful.

To the folks walking around the District of Columbia, I would say this: Be careful.

Kal Penn
The water cooler conversation in every job I've had is sports, it's what did you do this weekend, it's how are your parents doing.

The water cooler conversation in every job I've had is sports, it's what did you do this weekend, it's how are your parents doing.

Kal Penn
The thing that I enjoy about being an actor and the thing that I enjoy about the arts in general is the ability to make the audience feel an emotion that they weren't intending to feel before they went in.

The thing that I enjoy about being an actor and the thing that I enjoy about the arts in general is the ability to make the audience feel an emotion that they weren't intending to feel before they went in.

Kal Penn
The point of serving your country is not to do your own thing or to go rogue, but to work as part of the process.

The point of serving your country is not to do your own thing or to go rogue, but to work as part of the process.

Kal Penn
My folks are in Jersey. And I have a lot of friends and other family there. So, I try to visit as much as possible.

My folks are in Jersey. And I have a lot of friends and other family there. So, I try to visit as much as possible.

Kal Penn
In many ways, I feel like having the opportunity to play Gogol in 'The Namesake' really was my dream role in many ways.

In many ways, I feel like having the opportunity to play Gogol in 'The Namesake' really was my dream role in many ways.

Kal Penn
I'm also politically independent so I'm not a fan of either the Democrats in Congress or the Republicans in Congress.

I'm also politically independent so I'm not a fan of either the Democrats in Congress or the Republicans in Congress.

Kal Penn
I think the media loves taking the most absurd clips for a sport that has become congressional politics.

I think the media loves taking the most absurd clips for a sport that has become congressional politics.

Kal Penn
I have a huge political problem with the role. It was essentially accepting a form of racial profiling. I think it's repulsive. But it was the first time I had a chance to blow stuff up and take a family hostage.

I have a huge political problem with the role. It was essentially accepting a form of racial profiling. I think it's repulsive. But it was the first time I had a chance to blow stuff up and take a family hostage.

Kal Penn
Growing up, I always had two interests and two passions; one being public service and the other being the arts and acting.

Growing up, I always had two interests and two passions; one being public service and the other being the arts and acting.

Kal Penn
Cable news is more titillating to talk about who's up and who's down and all that nonsense as opposed to what's actually done.

Cable news is more titillating to talk about who's up and who's down and all that nonsense as opposed to what's actually done.

Kal Penn

I was a vegetarian when we shot the first film(Harold and Kumar Go To White Castle), and I generally eat organic as much as possible. I know this is so disappointing to the audience, which is why I don't talk about it a lot, but I don't smoke weed, I don't eat fast food.

Kal Penn

What I love about L.A. and Washington, D.C. is that they're almost the opposite of each other. L.A. is a very creative space while D.C. is a very cerebral space. So, they're the ying and the yang in my world. I like them both for their own reasons.

Kal Penn