Mario Lopez Gets Interview with Obama

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As if the former Saved by the Bell star’s career comeback couldn’t get any better—his Dancing with the Stars fame was quickly followed by a host gig at Extra—dimpled cutie Mario Lopez copped an interview with presidential hopeful Barack Obama.

When asked why Latinos should back him in the election, Obama responded: “The Latino community, I think, is an inspirational community…doesn’t want things for free…works hard. It’s a community that’s filled with strivers and I just want to make sure that hard work is rewarded and that’s not what’s happening right now — we need change.”

That’s what’s up. Check it out on Extra!.