10/30/2010 05:12 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Greek Celebrities Team Up For Get-Out-The-Vote Effort (VIDEO)

A group of notable Greek-Americans want you to know: Democracy was their idea first, don't muck it up.

Hellenext, a Greek-centric group committed to engaging young people in Politics, has released a new video encouraging prospective voters to head to the polls on Tuesday .

George Stephanopoulos, Bob Costas, Nick Galifianakis, Maria Menounos, and Chris Sarandon star in the video titled "Heck Yeah! We Invented Democracy."

Since 1994, young voters have cast an average of 12 percent of the votes in midterms, compared with 18 percent in presidential years, according to the National Journal.


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