Danny DeVito is voicing his support for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersDems ponder gender politics of 2020 nominee 2020 Dem contenders travel to key primary states After Florida school shooting, vows for change but no clear path forward MORE, saying of the Vermont senator, “We need you, Obi-Wan!” 

The “Get Shorty” actor made a surprise appearance Sunday at a Sanders rally in St. Louis. 

“I’m here because you’re here,” DeVito, 71, enthusiastically told the crowd in a clip posted by ABC News, “because I feel the Bern!” 

DeVito called Sanders a man "who speaks the truth, a man who’s got the knowledge, a man who’s been there for us since the beginning of his career.” 

The “Taxi” star embraced Sanders after introducing him to the crowd of supporters. 

DeVito hit the campaign trail in 2012 in support of President Obama's re-election bid.