Actor Kal Penn was hailed a hero on Thursday (15Mar12) after finding Kathy Griffin's missing dog.
The comedienne's pooch Larry disappeared and the star launched a frantic search for the pet, but he was swiftly returned after the former House star spotted him.
Telling her Twitter.com fans about the scare, Griffin revealed, "Hey KalPenn. Thank you! You are a fine man and I appreciate u (you) taking care of my friend. Larry the dog got out & was missing All Day! Got a call & Who rescued him? KalPenn!"
Griffin posted a picture of Penn with her pooch, and the actor was only too pleased to be able to help out.
He told his followers, "Man, you get a shout out from kathy griffin & your feed becomes a lovefest. Thanks guys! Larry the dog was totally adorable in real life."