Celebrities are always looking to get involved in politics but few actually take the leap to run for office. Some of these celebrities are no more than weirdos who want to boost their standing with the elite, others are American icons. Here are the celebrities that ran for political office:
Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon ran against Andrew Cuomo in New York for the governor’s seat. She ran as an ultra-progressive option against the more moderate but still progressive Cuomo. Unsurprising she lost by an extremely large margin in 2018.