Seven Celebrities Who Keep Their Politics Under Wraps
These smartest artists see no reason to divide their audiences or distract from their creative work
Kevin Hart. The actor and comedian was quite chummy with former President Barack Obama, but Hart prefers to keep politics out of his act, especially in the wake of the 2016 presidential election.
“When you jump into that political realm, you’re alienating some of your audience,” Hart recently told Variety. “The world today, it’s really not a laughing matter. It’s serious.”
He added, “I don’t want to draw attention to things I don’t have nice things to say about.”