The world’s biggest musicians, film and television stars, are making their voices heard before presidential election in support of the candidate they hope to see in the White House for the next four years.
As of late, celebrities on various ends of the political spectrum have been ramping up their comments about the candidates of their choice and encouraging their followers, and others, to hit the polls in a huge way.
Here are positive remarks many in Hollywood have made in favor of either former Vice President Joe Biden or President Donald Trump.
In May 2019, the actor and father to Angelina Jolie voiced his unwavering support for Trump and even tweeted a two-part video to argue his case for why Trump has been “the greatest president since Abraham Lincoln."
Voight, 81, added that Lincoln “is smiling knowing America will be saved by an honest and good man who will work for the all the people."
On Friday, Voight tweeted a video praising Trump as "real" and stating that he "must win."
Swift was known for staying out of politics for the majority of her career until she felt compelled to speak up in support of the LGBTQ population just a few years ago.
Now, in an interview with V magazine, the star endorsed the Biden-Harris campaign. She said that the ticket "takes global health risks seriously and puts the lives of its people first."
The 30-year-old told V magazine that with Biden and Harris in office, "America has a chance to start the healing process it so desperately needs."
"What a great man, so down to earth and so fun to be with!!" the Detroit rocker said in March 2019 after hitting the links with the president.
Rock, 49, most recently joined Donald Trump Jr. at a Michigan campaign rally to promote the president’s reelection.
One of the most fearless voices in Hollywood, the since-axed-from-her-own-show Roseanne Barr has publicly supported Trump for years.
In August 2018, the 67-year-old tweeted out a photo of herself donning a red “Trump 2020” ball cap along with the caption “2020 vision” along with a smiling emoji.
In December 2018, she also tweeted: “4 [sic] those who wonder-back in the day when I was called a 'liberal' by journalists, I used to answer: 'I'm not a liberal, I'm a radical' & I still am. I voted Trump 2 [sic] shake up the status quo & the staid establishment."
The “Hobbs & Shaw” star, who admitted that he couldn’t decide on a candidate to vote for in the previous presidential election, said last month on Instagram things are different this time around.
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