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Jacob Shelton
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Which celebrity would you actually vote for if they ran for President of the United States? If you can remember all the way back to Kanye West’s speech at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards, you may remember that he closed by saying that he’ll be running for president in 2020. If he actually runs, it’s going to be highly entertaining (just think of the debates). But he shouldn’t be the only celebrity who takes a shot at becoming the most important person in the world. There are plenty of other actors, rappers, and just plain famous people who could probably handle having their finger on the button. From Kim Kardashian to Stephen Colbert, and even Charlie Sheen, here’s a definitive list of other celebrities who should run for President of the United States.

If you think about it, being President of the United States isn’t all that different from being a regular celebrity. People with no knowledge of what you really do are constantly criticizing you, you spend most of your time on a private airplane, and you have a giant posse. If you’re a famous person (FP for short), you might as well run for president every four years. Worst case scenario, you actually win and have to figure out which member of your inner circle is going to be your chief of staff. Which celebs do you think make great presidential candidates?

Upvote the celebrities you think should run for President of the United States. If you think there’s a celebrity who’s uniquely qualified to run the US of A, add them to the list and see how many votes they get.

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4,149 2,068
Tom Hanks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Tom Hanks age 60 - Platform: Everyone gets a photo with President Hanks!

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4,906 5,214
Ellen DeGeneres is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Ellen DeGeneres age 59 - Platform: The Midwest will be turned into a 24/7 dance party!

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2,938 2,961
Morgan Freeman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
jaidyn-page added Morgan Freeman age 79

4
1,777 2,361
Jon Stewart is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Jon Stewart age 54 - Platform: Free Arby's.

5
1,868 2,720
Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Dwayne Johnson age 44 - Platform: A new school lunch referendum based around a 20,000 calorie a day diet.

6
1,475 2,000
Clint Eastwood is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
DennisNJ added Clint Eastwood age 86

7
1,678 2,277
Stephen Colbert is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Stephen Colbert age 52 - Platform: One free pint of Ben & Jerry's Americone Dream for everyone.

8
1,860 2,679
Oprah Winfrey is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Oprah Winfrey age 63 - Platform: EVERYONE GETS A FREE CAAAAAAAAAAR!!!!!!

9
858 1,210
Bill Nye is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
AndrewNystrom added Bill Nye age 61

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1,012 1,464
Chuck Norris is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
AndrewNystrom added Chuck Norris age 77

11
1,802 3,005
Leonardo DiCaprio is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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1,554 3,114
Robert Downey Jr. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
christian-paulson added Robert Downey Jr. age 52

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985 1,215
Denzel Washington is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
CharlotteMoisset added Denzel Washington age 62

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1,247 1,730
Bill Murray is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
scooby-doobydoo added Bill Murray age 66

15
897 1,857
Christopher Walken is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
scooby-doobydoo added Christopher Walken age 74

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1,616 2,499
Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Will Smith age 48 - Platform: To finally move the White House to Bel-Air.

17
534 932
Tom Selleck is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
William Doyle added Tom Selleck

18
666 583
Bill Gates is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Jason M Hall added Bill Gates age 61

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1,418 1,938
Samuel L. Jackson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
christian-paulson added Samuel L. Jackson age 68

20
570 2,383
Michael Moore is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
angelopoulos-segovia added Michael Moore age 62

21
893 1,530
Meryl Streep is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
jaidyn-page added Meryl Streep age 67

22
313 689
James Woods is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Mollevangsvagen added James Woods age 69

23
904 1,453
Tina Fey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
ottersarelife added Tina Fey age 46

24
821 1,371
Judge Judy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Jenn added Judge Judy

25
928 1,477
George Clooney is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
arun added George Clooney age 55

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697 1,074
Kevin Spacey is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
ottersarelife added Kevin Spacey age 57

27
594 1,909
Snoop Dogg is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Snoop Dogg age 45 - Platform: Legalization of marijuana.

28
892 2,518
Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Taylor Swift age 27 - Platform: A vote for Swift is a vote for the squad.

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281 341
Neil deGrasse Tyson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Séth Dåyton Carlöck added Neil deGrasse Tyson age 58

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745 1,522
Jennifer Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Laura-marieJõgi added Jennifer Lawrence age 26

31
467 812
Mark Wahlberg is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
AshleeGlover added Mark Wahlberg age 45

32
639 937
Matt Damon is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
LucasTurner added Matt Damon age 46

33
197 177
Gary Sinise is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Gary Sinise age 62

34
488 1,114
Sylvester Stallone is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

35
441 1,034
Steve Harvey is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Steve Harvey age 60

36
574 1,718
Eminem is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
gordan-prakiš added Eminem age 44

37
621 1,346
Kevin Hart is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
JenreyJayFernandezJapay added Kevin Hart age 37

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178 618
Tom Brady is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Carter2625 added Tom Brady age 39

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183 363
John Malkovich is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Trenton Myers added John Malkovich age 63

40
236 637
Martin Sheen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Alex Farias added Martin Sheen age 76

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211 564
Tim Tebow is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
James Englebert added Tim Tebow age 28

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279 494
Kurt Russell is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Kurt Russell age 66

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579 572
Harrison Ford is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
AndrewNystrom added Harrison Ford age 74

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80 60
Michelle Obama is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Gavin Miles added Michelle Obama age 53

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330 640
Sandra Bullock is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Marie Katunov added Sandra Bullock age 52

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245 471
Neil Patrick Harris is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
NvG Nick added Neil Patrick Harris age 43

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800 2,042
Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Beyoncé Knowles age 35 - Platform: To finally bring back the monarchy. 

48
458 748
James Earl Jones is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
AndrewNystrom added James Earl Jones age 86

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362 1,079
Bill Maher is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
jakeseidler added Bill Maher age 61

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54 47
Joe Biden is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Krystal Soo-jeong Oh added Joe Biden age 74