Hugh Grant Running for Political Office? ‘I Have Thought About It’

Published on Aug 15, 2019

Hugh Grant Running for Political Office? ‘I Have Thought About It’

And the next prime minister of Great Britain will be… Hugh Grant!

Okay, maybe not.

However, Grant says he has entertained the idea of running for office. “I have thought about it a bit to be honest,” Grant says in this week’s episode of “The Big Ticket,” Variety and iHeart’s movie podcast.

The 58-year-old actor knows his way around politics after being on the forefront of the battle against British tabloids that regularly bugged his and other celebrities’ phones. His anti-hacking campaign uncovered cozy relationships that elected officials had with press barons, including Rupert Murdoch.

He even has an campaign slogan.

Read full article at: Variety - TV News

Author: Marc Malkin