The line between celebrity and politics is ever-blurring. Here’s some of the most politically and socially active celebrities.
George ClooneyClooney was arrested in March outside Sudan’s embassy, protesting the Sudanese hunger crisis. The actor will host a fundraising dinner for President Obama at his home in Los Angeles.Kevin Lamarque/Reuters
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.