Acclaimed actor Matthew McConaughey is shedding light on his future in politics after he expressed interest in the career switch earlier.
During an appearance on The Carlos Watson Show, the Interstellar actor, 51, confirmed that his statement about wanting to run for governor of Texas is a “true consideration” but also added that the move towards politics would come with its fair share of challenges.
“I’m not interested in going and putting a bunch of Band-Aids on that are going to be ripped off as soon as I’m out, I’m interested in building something that can last and I’m measuring what category that is, I don’t know if that’s politics,” he said.
“That whole embassy of politics has some redefining of its purpose,” he continued.
He was also asked about how he would feel about going up against an opponent, to which he said: “I trust my core beliefs enough, and my values enough, to feel comfortable listening to an opposing one.”
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