Actor Vince Vaughn was spotted chatting with President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump on Monday at the College Football Playoff National Championship Game between LSU and Clemson, igniting a firestorm of social media speculation over the Hollywood actor’s political affiliations.
The star of Wedding Crashers and Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story was captured on video shaking hands and conversing with the commander in chief in a stadium suite at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.
Vince Vaughn was also seen saying something to Melania Trump before shaking the hand of an unidentified man and then leaving.
A 30 second video of the encounter quickly went viral late Monday, prompting fervent social media speculation over whether Vaughn is a friend or possibly a supporter of President Trump.
Talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres experienced similar social media uproar when she was photographed socializing with former President George W. Bush at a Dallas Cowboys game in October.