Bernie Sanders Leads Dem Prez Candidates with Most Celebrity Endorsements

Senator Bernie Sanders with celebrity supporter rapper Killer Mike

Senator Bernie Sanders is an endorsement machine when it comes to celebrities. Many of his celeb supporters who backed his 2016 run for the Democratic presidential have returned four years later hoping for a Sanders-Trump matchup. No other Democratic candidate comes close to Sanders' following in the acting and music communities.


Here's a list of Sanders' celeb supporters:

Best Coast, Bon Iver, Jackson Browne, Cardi B, Brandi Carlile, Cat Power, Frankie Cosmos, John Cusack, Miley Cyrus, Deerhoff, Danny DeVito, Dick Van Dyke, Fastball, Jon Fishman, Béla Fleck Kim Gordon, Mike Gordon, Danny Glover, Ariana Grande, Jello Biafra, Norah Jones, Mila Jovovich, Anthony Kiedus, Killer Mike, Wayne Kramer, Lady Bunny, Lil Yachty, Lizzo, David Lynch, Stephen Malkmus, Nellie McKay, Thomas Middleditch, Michael Moore, Jason Mraz, Jack Nicholson, Cynthia Nixon, Ozomatli, Anderson Paak, Rhea Perlman, Portugal. The Man, Public Enemy, Pussy Riot, Emily Ratajkowski, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, Boots Riley, Tim Robbins, Joe Rogan, Mark Ruffalo, Sacred Reich, Susan Sarandon, Chloe Sevigny, Sarah Silverman, Soccer Mommy, Speedy Ortiz, Buffy St. Marie, the Strokes, Madeline Stowe, Serj Tankian, T.I., Tony! Toni! Tone!, Roger Waters, Vampire Weekend, Eddie Vedder, Mike Watt, Dr. Cornell West, Jack White, Marianne Williamson, Shailene Woodley, Neil Young, Zedd

Watch Sanders, the Stokes, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Nixon at the February 10 campaign rally in New Hampshire below.

Public Enemy performed at a Sanders rally at the Los Angeles Convention Center on March 1. Cue to the 1:58:00 minute mark,


Here's a list of Elizabeth Warren's celeb supporters:

Elizabeth Banks, Roseanne Cash, Rosie O'Donnell, Melissa Etheridge, Sally Field, Kathy Griffin, Jello Biafra, Scarlett Johansson, Ashley Judd, John Legend, Aimee Mann, Megan Rapino, Amy Schumer, Adam Scott, Martin Sheen, Chrissie Tiegen


Here's a list of Michael Bloomberg's celeb supporters:

Lorraine Bracco, Ted Danson, Michael Douglas, Clint Eastwood, Tim Gunn, John Mellancamp, Sam Waterson


Here's a list of Joe Biden's celeb supporters:

Alec Baldwin, Cher, Vivica A. Fox, Tom Hanks, Rob Reiner, Rita Wilson


Here's a list of Pete Buttigieg's celeb suppporters*:

Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Costner, Rober DeNiro, Michael J. Fox, Ben Harper, Seth MacFarlane, Mandy Moore, Gwyneth Paltrow, Emmy Rossum, James Stamos, Sharon Stone, George Takei, Bradley Whitford


Here's a list of Amy Klobuchar's celeb supporters*:

Clay Aiken,Teri Hatcher, Jane Lynch

* no longer in the race

This article was posted on February 16 and has been updated several times.

Steve Bloom

Steve Bloom

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