Matthew McConaughey has been teasing the prospect of running for governor of Texas. Though he has not committed to it yet, actress Kate Hudson, his former co-star in the rom-com “How to Lose a Guy In 10 Days” and “Fool’s Gold,” says he has a “real chance” of winning.
During an appearance on Rob Lowe’s podcast, Hudson said McConaughey’s winning chances would depend on his platform.
“I have not heard this,” Hudson said upon hearing the news of McConaughey’s rumored run. “This is the first I’m hearing of McConaughey getting into politics. I mean, I guess it depends on what kind of, you know, platform he’s running on.”
“He’s a really interesting guy,” the actress continued, as reported by Fox News. “If he does want to get into politics, like — you probably wouldn’t get a politician who would care as much as he does. I think he’s very authentic — but the governor of Texas is a big job, I mean,