Celebrities Bid Farewell to Obama in Emotional Tribute Video

Celebrities, activists and others gave an emotional goodbye to President Obama in a new video titled “Yes We Can: People Share Their Most Memorable Moments From the Obama Presidency,” where they detail their favourite landmarks during the Obama administration in office. Specifically, “What's a moment that made you say, 'Yes we can'?”

The video features figures including Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Jerry Seinfeld and Ellen DeGeneres, all sharing some of their favorite moments with the president.

The video was shared just one day before the Obamas held a celeb-filled farewell party at the White House on Friday night. Obama will give his final speech as president on Tuesday in Chicago.

-Devashree Goenka