The Andrew Yang 2020 presidential campaign might be written off by many as that of an underdog. However, Yang does have a good amount of celebrity supporters. The Yang Gang - AKA, the candidate's supporters - consists of a lot of bigwigs in the tech industry, such as Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey.
Donald Glover is another of the famous Andrew Yang supporters. The Andrew Yang Donald Glover Los Angeles pop up made headlines after the pair surprised everyone in December by releasing the news like they were announcing a surprise album drop. Whoopi Goldberg is another famous person campaigning for Andrew Yang for president. She often talks about the candidate on The View. Nicolas Cage is one of the more surprising of the Andrew Yang celebrity endorsements.
Are you surprised by the celebrities who support Andrew Yang? Read on below to learn more about the many famous friends of Andrew Yang.
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On December 18, 2019, Andrew Yang and Donald Glover (AKA Childish Gambino) revealed via a series of mysterious Instagram Stories that they would be holding a surprise "pop-up" in Los Angeles on December 19.
Yang later posted a series of images on his Twitter account, which read, "The 46 Campaign Andrew Yang x Donald Glover." They announced that it would take place at 507 N. Fairfax Ave in Los Angeles at noon.
Many suspect it will be some type of merchandise launch, although it's possible Childish Gambino is planning on making his first live performance since the Austin City Limits festivals in October 2019.
- Age: 37
- Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
- Alternative Name: Childish Gambino, Don Glover, Donald Glover, Donald "Childish Gambino" Glover, Donald Glover II
Nicolas Cage donated $1,000 to Andrew Yang's presidential campaign.
- Age: 57
- Birthplace: Long Beach, California, USA
- Alternative Name: Nicolas Cage, Nicholas Cage, Nicolas Coppola
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk tweeted his support for presidential candidate Andrew Yang.
- Age: 50
- Birthplace: Pretoria, South Africa
Netflix heartthrob Noah Centineo donated $2,700 to Andrew Yang's presidential campaign. He also attended an event for Yang in March 2019, where the two posed for a photo.
- Age: 25
- Birthplace: Miami, Florida, USA