Actor Sean Penn on Thursday sat with a number of the law enforcement officials who protected lawmakers on the U.S. Capitol final 12 months, in the course of the the fifth public listening to of the Home choose committee investigating the Jan 6 rebel.

Penn informed CNN that he was there to watch and emphasised that he was “simply one other citizen.”

The Academy Award winner and activist blasted final 12 months’s Jan. 6 rebel when it occurred.

“Hell hath no fury like a narcissist scorned,” he tweeted on the time, referring to former President Donald Trump:

Caroline Edwards, the primary U.S. Capitol Police officer injured within the attack, characterised the scene as she grappled with the group as a “conflict zone.”