The 'Cocoon' director admitted that though he was reluctant, his passion for American President-elect's campaign pushed him to make his foray into politics leading up to the November (08) election. "I'm actually one of those people that thinks celebrities should be very cautious about that sort of thing," the Daily Express quoted Ron Howard, as saying.
"But I felt so strong about the situation, and I had this idea that I thought could cut through the clutter. I'm glad it was, for the most part, received in the spite in which it was given. And I'm really thrilled that the nation chose Obama," he added.