Paul Krugman's "Get Him To The Greek" Cameo (VIDEO)

Forget his Times column. Screw his Pulitzer Prize. Paul Krugman has finally done something noteworthy: cameoed in a comedy.

The rock star economist honed his acting skills on the set of the new Russell Brand-Jonah Hill film "Get Him to the Greek", and he's getting rave reviews.

We're not sure why he's in the film, but check out Krugman's star turn below: