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Sean Penn is not any stranger to sudden appearances. The star is thought for his roles in motion pictures like The Secret Lifetime of Walter Mitty, Mystic River, and Candy and Lowdown. Nevertheless, he just lately made an much more sudden look when he was seen within the viewers on the January sixth Committee Fifth Public Listening to.
In accordance with Business Insider, Penn was seen alongside DC Metropolitan Police Division officer Michael Fanone and Daniel Hodges on the hearings. When requested about his presence by CNN’s Annie Grayer, Penn stated: “I’m simply right here to look at, [as] simply one other citizen.”
He went on so as to add that:
“I feel all of us noticed what occurred on Jan. 6, and now we’re trying to see if justice comes on the opposite facet of it.”
This has been confirmed by a number of different journalists and shops who’ve posted photos of Penn on the hearings, together with ABC Information, and NPR.
It ought to be famous that Penn isn’t a stranger to political occasions. He was a vocal critic of George W. Bush, even posting an open letter criticizing the president within the Washington Post. Extra just lately, the star has been repeatedly speaking in regards to the conflict in Ukraine as he was filming within the space simply earlier than the warfare started. Penn has made a number of media appearances praising and supporting Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s actions.