Susan Sarandon: 'It wouldn't be much smoother' with Hillary Clinton as president

Susan Sarandon

Susan Sarandon

Sarandon threw her support behind the third-party presidential candidate Jill Stein, to many people's disapproval.

In an interview with The Guardian, the 71-year-old actor rejected the idea her decision to vote for the Green candidate was a protest vote, maintaining the Bernie Sanders write-ins were more of a protest, and said NY was an easy place to vote for Stein.

Actress Susan Sarandon in an interview Sunday said the presidency wouldn't be much smoother with Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonO'Malley tells Dems not to fear Trump FBI informant gathered years of evidence on Russian push for United States nuclear fuel deals, including Uranium One, memos show Pelosi blasts California Republicans for supporting tax bill MORE instead of President Trump, saying that the former Democratic nominee was "dangerous". "People are really hurting; that's how this guy got in". It wouldn't be much smoother. "We would still be fracking, we would be at war", Sarandon said.

"Recently, I said "I stand with Dreamers" [children brought illegally to the USA, whose path to legal citizenship - an Obama-era provision - Trump has threatened to revoke] and that started another wave".

"I did think she was very, very risky", Sarandon said of the former USA secretary of state when asked if Clinton was more threatening than Donald Trump.

She said: "I was preparing [to play] Bette Davis (in FX series "Feud"), who also had similar problems with the studio and faced similar problems as she got older, and it's certainly familiar grounds still for me".

"He deported more people than have been deported now, ' Sarandon said. But he didn't go all the way because of big pharma". "Misogynistic attacks", Sarandon said in the interview.

"I know one who told me about a drugging situation and I said, 'Are you going to come forward?"

You can read the whole interview here.

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