The position of ass licking useful idiot sure pays well. Beside all the allocades from the left and the satisfaction of betraying your country, dictators hand out presents for services rendered, including cash, lots of it.
Venezuela is giving Danny Glover $18 million to direct propanda: From the Guardian, via the Real Cuba:
The Venezuelan congress said it would use the proceeds from a recent bond sale with Argentina to finance Glover’s biopic of Toussaint Louverture, an iconic figure in the Caribbean who led an 18th-century revolt in Haiti.
Maybe he can get fellow San Franciscan, former class mate and long time friend Santana to do the music score.