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Here’s a clip from Jay Inslee’s star turn — up against Christian Slater in the movie ‘The Deal’

Post by Jordan Schrader / The News Tribune on Oct. 9, 2012 at 10:43 am |
October 9, 2012 10:48 am

The Democratic nominee for governor in Washington had a cameo role as “Senator Lucas” in this 2005 film, which credits the then-congressman by his full name as Jay Robert Inslee in its entry on the Internet Movie Database.

Inslee’s appearance comes at a climactic moment near the end. But it’s only a couple minutes long, so don’t blame him for the political thriller’s 21 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

(Whatever the quality of the movie, I admit my poorly-shot phone-camera footage of it playing on a computer screen doesn’t do it justice.)

Here’s part of his scene with Slater:

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