15 Celebrities Who Support Donald Trump (PHOTOS)

15 Celebrities Who Support Donald Trump (PHOTOS)

Any given presidential campaign is guaranteed to elicit some strong opinions. For as much backlash as Donald Trump has received for his policy proposals and general actions in his race for the GOP ballot, he's also received plenty of support from some surprising places. This billionaire seems to be the presidential pick for a decent amount of celebrities, and they're not shy about their political leanings.

Check out which 15 celebrities have been vocal about their support for Donald Trump. Did any surprise you?


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  • Kid Rock


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    Michigan native Kid Rock isn't one to shy away from politics. He supported Mitt Romney's campaign in 2012, and Rock recently voiced his approval of Trump as a political outsider. "My feeling: let the motherf—ing business guy run it like a f—ing business," he told Rolling Stone, adding that he is "not an expert at political science or anything."

  • Aaron Carter


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    Former teen pop star Aaron Carter frustrated a lot of his fans when he announced his support for Trump on Twitter, saying, "Does America want to have a president who FOLLOWS or someone who leads? I vote For @realdonaldtrump." Speaking to Newsweek, Carter admitted that Trump "might have some twisted views on some things" but that he is voting for him regardless.

  • Gary Busey


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    Lethal Weapon actor Gary Busey may have been fired by Trump on The Celebrity Apprentice, but that hasn't stopped him from voicing his support for his former TV boss. "I know him personally. I know him professionally. He's a great guy. He's sharp. He's fast," the actor told Fox News in October. "He can change the country after the last eight years." 

  • Tila Tequila


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    Former MySpace celebrity and reality star Tila Tequila announced her support for Donald Trump in October through a YouTube video. Her reasoning? "I actually started looking into things that he's all about and I definitely think that he should definitely be our new president because, as you all know, I am very anti-vax and Donald Trump is also anti-vax," she said. 

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  • Willie Robertson


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    Duck Dynasty star Willie Robertson has endorsed Donald Trump for president after his father Phil had voiced his support for Ted Cruz. He announced his political views at the 16th annual Outdoor Sportsman Awards in Las Vegas. "Mr. Trump is a real leader. He represents success and strength, two attributes our country needs," he said in a press release, before talking about gun rights at the event.

  • Azealia Banks


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    Rapper Azealia Banks is well-known for her Twitter frenzies, so her confusing tweets about Donald Trump, in a way, make some sense. She believes Trump can "bust up big business," yet she's determined that none of the candidates are morally sound. She signed off, "In conclusion, I think Donald Trump is evil like America is evil and in order for America to keep up with itself it needs him," making her endorsement the strangest one yet.

  • Ann Coulter


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    Just as ultra-conservative pundit Ann Coulter is a fan of Donald Trump, he too is a fan of hers. In fact, Trump called Coulter's most recent book, Adios, America: The Left’s Plan to Turn Our Country into a Third World Hellhole, a "great read." With similar views on immigration laws and foreign policy, it's no surprise that Coulter has become one of Trump's most dedicated supporters, even introducing him at campaign rallies.

  • Hulk Hogan


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    While Hulk Hogan may not have exactly expressed his political support for any candidate, Hogan did tell TMZ that he would want to be Donald Trump's running mate—so that has to count for something.

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  • Stephen Baldwin


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    The Usual Suspects actor Stephen Baldwin (who also appeared on Celebrity Apprentice) supports Donald Trump particularly because he is not a politician by trade. "One week before the first Republican debate I was on another network and I said, 'I think America is going to respond to Donald Trump because he speaks his mind, he is not politically correct, he is not a politician,'" he told Fox News.

  • Jon Voight


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    Oscar, Golden Globe, and Emmy winner Jon Voight is a recent addition to the list of celebrity Trump supporters. He issued an exclusive statement to Breitbart News, saying, "I, Jon Voight, can say, without hesitation, that Donald is funny, playful, and colorful, but most of all, he is honest. When he decided to run for president, I know he did it with a true conviction to bring this country back to prosperity. He is the only one who can do it. No frills, no fuss, only candid truths."

  • Dennis Rodman


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    As a former Celebrity Apprentice competitor, former NBA star Dennis Rodman has also vocalized his support for Donald Trump, tweeting back in July, "@realDonaldTrump has been a great friend for many years. We don't need another politician, we need a businessman like Mr. Trump! Trump 2016."

  • Sarah Palin


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    As a former vice presidential nominee, Sarah Palin is the highest-profile politician to endorse Trump so far in the campaign. She announced her official endorsement at a rally at Iowa State University. "He’s got the guts to wear the issues that need to be spoken about and debate on his sleeve, where the rest of some of these establishment candidates, they just wanted to duck and hide," she said in her speech.

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  • Mike Tyson


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    Former heavyweight boxer Mike Tyson and Donald Trump have been friends since the '80s, when he had many boxing matches in Trump Hotels. His endorsement, then, comes as no surprise. When asked about Trump's proposed ban on Muslim immigration, Tyson (who converted to Islam) says that he doubts the ban could even happen. "He’s just not gonna do that. Congress just won’t do that. But that doesn’t mean he can’t be president, you know what I mean?" he told The Daily Beast.

  • Johnny Damon

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    Yet another former Celebrity Apprentice competitor, ex-Yankee Johnny Damon has expressed his support for Trump, particularly for his immigration proposals. “Everyone is calling him a racist. He just wants people to come into this country legally and fill out the proper paperwork. That’s how I’m viewing it,” he told the New York Daily News. "We’re worrying too much about what’s going on in Cuba, the Middle East. We have enough to worry about here."

  • Loretta Lynn


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    The country legend may be famed for liberal songs like "The Pill," but Loretta Lynn has expressed her support for Trump at a number of her concerts. "I just think he’s the only one who’s going to turn this country around," she told Reuters. The musician received a Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Obama in 2013.

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