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Actors You May Not Have Realized Are Republican

Updated May 3, 2021 3.3m views142 items

List RulesThe below actors must have shown public support for Republican candidates or conservative causes.

This list of conservative actors includes well known right-wingers as well as a few surprises. It includes photos & biographical info - and contains current and historic famous actors who are Republicans. What actors are Republicans? More than you might think, considering Hollywood's reputation for being liberal. Obvious Republican actors, like Clint Eastwood, are on this list, but there are also a few surprises– like Vince Vaughn and Adam Sandler. Republican actors are, of course, entitled to their own beliefs like anyone else, but many fans may be surprised that their favorite funny actors are also involved in politics.

This list of Republican actors in Hollywood are listed by which stars you might find most surprising. This list includes both right wing movie stars who have declared themselves to be full-fledged conservatives, as well as actors who have at one point publicly supported a Republican candidate or candidates. All conservative movie stars and actors who have donated to the Republican party are also included here.

If you've ever wondered about the political views of Kevin James, Kurt Russell, or Adam Sandler, than you might want to check out this list. Some of these Republican actors and actresses might be some of your favorite stars!

For a full list of all Republican celebrities, including singers, writers, and TV personalities, see this list of Republican celebrities, and for a full list of all Hollywood conservatives, see Conservatives in Hollywood.

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  • Adam Sandler

    Grown Ups 2, Grown Ups

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  • Vince Vaughn

    Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, Wedding Crashers

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    The Best Vince Vaughn Movies#168 of 339 The Funniest People Of All Time

  • Kurt Russell

    The Thing, Stargate

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    Kurt Russell Never Went Away - He Just Started Making Wine While Living The Hollywood Dream#63 of 219 The Greatest Actors Who Have Never Won An Oscar (For Acting)

  • Jessica Simpson

    Newlyweds: Nick & Jessica, The Master of Disguise

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    What The Heck Happened To Jessica Simpson?#82 of 198 The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years

  • Heather Locklear

    Dynasty, T.J. Hooker

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    #31 of 50 50+ Actors You Forgot Were In Comic Book Movies#66 of 70 The Best Actors from DC Movies

  • Patricia Heaton

    Everybody Loves Raymond, The Middle

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    #124 of 244 The Most Trustworthy Celebrities In The World#247 of 272 The Best American Actresses Working Today

  • Laura Prepon

    That '70s Show, Orange Is the New Black

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  • Dean Cain

    Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, Ripley's Believe It or Not!

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    #39 of 146 The Best Hallmark Channel Actors#876 of 1,883 The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

  • Tom Selleck

    Magnum, P.I.

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    #28 of 162 The Greatest Western Movie Stars#74 of 101 The Most Beloved US Veterans

  • Rip Torn

    Men in Black, Men in Black II

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    #12 of 12 Fortunate People With Unfortunate Names#48 of 64 60+ Celebrities Accused of Horrible Crimes

  • Joe Pesci

    Goodfellas, Home Alone

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  • Joan Rivers

    Fashion Police, The Joan Rivers Show

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    #418 of 753 People We Wish Were Still Alive#20 of 25 Times Actors Gave Unexpectedly Honest Answers To Interview Questions

  • Jane Russell

    Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Fate Is the Hunter

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    #48 of 206 The Greatest American Actresses Of All Time#33 of 35 The Best Celebrities You'd Actually Buy Stuff From

  • Scott Baio

    Charles in Charge, Happy Days

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    #60 of 109 The Greatest '80s Teen Stars#89 of 191 The Greatest Child Stars Who Are Still Acting

  • Margaret Hamilton

    The Wizard of Oz, The Ox-Bow Incident

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    Things You Didn’t Know About Margaret Hamilton, The Wicked Witch Who Could Never Shed Her Rep#238 of 349 The Best Actresses In Film History

  • Angie Harmon

    Rizzoli & Isles, Fun with Dick and Jane

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    #5 of 25 The Best Law & Order Actors#8 of 51 Famous People Of Greek Descent

  • Freddie Prinze

    Chico and the Man, The Million Dollar Rip-Off

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    #8 of 15 The Most Surprising Historical Celebrity Deaths#50 of 85 The Very Best Latino Actors

  • Cheryl Ladd

    Charlie's Angels, Millennium

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    #1837 of 1,891 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time#17 of 99 The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s

  • George Hamilton

    The Godfather Part III, Bulworth

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  • Sela Ward

    The Fugitive, Gone Girl

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    #262 of 349 The Best TV Actors And Actresses Of All Time#316 of 1,267 Test 7- The Most Beautiful Women in the World

  • Jaclyn Smith

    Charlie's Angels, The Bourne Identity

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    #216 of 362 The Greatest Entertainers Of All Time#141 of 169 The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor

  • Chuck Norris

    The Way of the Dragon, Missing in Action

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    #10 of 170 The All-Time Greatest Action Stars#7 of 213 Celebrities Who Should Run for President

  • Jon Voight

    Mission: Impossible, Heat

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    The Ups And Downs Of Angelina Jolie's Relationship With Her Dad, Jon Voight#201 of 264 The Best (Male) Actors Working Today

  • Chelsea Noble

    Growing Pains, Left Behind: The Movie

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    #32 of 68 Actresses You May Not Have Realized Are Republican#10 of 17 All The Famous Women John Stamos Has Dated, From Amy Poehler To Demi Moore

  • Andy García

    The Untouchables, Ocean's Eleven

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    #283 of 439 Famous Men You'd Want to Have a Beer With#250 of 574 American Public Figures Who Are National Treasures