White will play a black volunteer coordinator working for the local John McCain office who strikes unexpected sparks with the devoted Indian Obama volunteer coordinator portrayed by Mallika Sherawat.
Ruby Dee, Gerry Bednob and Loretta Devine co-star in the film from director William Dear (“The Perfect Game”). The screenplay was written by Gary Goldstein (“If You Only Knew”).
White currently has a recurring role on the TNT series “Men of a Certain Age.” He next appears on the big screen in MGM’s 3D thriller “The Cabin in the Woods,” hitting theaters in January.
He most recently appeared in the features “I Can Do Bad All by Myself,” “Twelve Rounds” and “Fighting.”