Stars Who Took Office — Or Tried To
It’s not uncommon for celebrities to use their platforms to express their political beliefs and elevate the issues that matter to them, but there are quite a few stars who took things a step further and actually pursued a political career. From presidential campaigns (and a couple of wins, to boot) and races for governor to local government roles, celebrities have covered plenty of ground in politics — here are some of the most noteworthy. Did we leave any out? Let us know in the comments.