Kevin Sorbo speaks out about Hollywood hypocrisy, 2020 election: 'It’s not really over yet'
Kevin Sorbo on double standard for Conservatives in Hollywood: ‘Hypocrisy seems to be ruling everybody right now’
‘The Penitent Thief’ actor Kevin Sorbo discusses whether Conservatives in Hollywood face more backlash for their political views.
Kevin Sorbo spoke out about the “hypocrisy” he sees on the left with regard to the 2020 presidential election.
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The actor appeared on “Mornings with Maria” Monday to discuss his new film, “The Penitent Thief,” as well as recent comments by his Hollywood cohort Matthew McConaughey. The “Dazed and Confused” actor recently spoke on Russell Brand’s podcast about how he feels people in showbusiness have been mocking the right for too long to ask for unity under a Joe Biden presidency now.
“You see it happen all the time,” Sorbo said. “Hypocrisy seems to be ruling everybody right now. You mention Matthew McConaughey and his little podcast with… Russell Brand. I’ve got to give him some kudos on that because I thought that was pretty cool. At least they looked like they’re trying to reach across the aisle and have a civil discussion about this.”
The star went on to explain what he sees as a difference between how people on the right and people on the left react to political news they don’t like, accusing one side of causing harm while the other, in his eyes, remains peaceful.
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“You don’t see that going on from the right. We’re not out there screaming and marching in the streets right now, destroying people’s businesses and livelihoods by saying, ‘Hey, wait a minute, this election was stolen,’” he said.