Guy Benson

CHARLOTTE, NC - The 2012 DNC has been pretty low-key when it comes to showcasing celebrity supporters of Barack Obama.  Until tonight.  Now that Obama's big moment has arrived, the A-listers have come out of the woodwork.  Tonight's red carpet convention rundown:
 

Singer/songwriter James Taylor



Recording artist Marc Anthony



Recording artist Mary J. Blige



Rock Band The Foo Fighters



Actress Scarlett Johansson



Actress Kerry Washington



Actress Eva Longoria


 

...and the the most famous man on earth.  I'm reminded of the most effective McCain ad of 2008, which was instantly branded as "racist" by the media, natch:
 


Can Obama recapture the magic tonight?


Guy Benson

Guy Benson is Townhall.com's Senior Political Editor. Follow him on Twitter @guypbenson.

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