Beto O’Rourke is attempting to journey the blue wave within the Texas senate race, and if he pulls off an enormous upset and unseats Sen. Ted Cruz, he’s gonna be thanking the inexperienced wave coming from Tinseltown.
We dug via 2018 Federal Election Commission filings to see which celebs have been bucking up for Beto, and located a number of large contributions.
Sarah Jessica Parker, Jimmy Kimmel and Rosie O’Donnell have every thrown down $2,700 … whereas Chelsea Handler plunked down $2,500 and Chris Rock has tossed in $1,000.
Beto additionally bought $5,400 every from Connie Britton, Tate Donovan and ‘Star Wars’ director Rian Johnson.
Ilana Glazer dropped $2k and Ike Barinholtz chipped in $1,500.
We additionally discovered a $5,000 donation from Margot Perot, which is tremendous attention-grabbing contemplating she’s the spouse of Ross Perot, the Texas mogul who failed twice in his bid for president.
Beto additionally cashed some fats checks from two enormous screenwriters … $5,400 every from David Koepp (“Jurassic Park” and “Mission: Impossible”) and Nicholas Kazan (“Matilda” and “Enough”).
Beto is presently behind Cruz within the polls … however ‘Real Housewives of Dallas‘ star D’Andra Simmons nonetheless thinks the Congressman has an actual shot to pull off an upset … and the cash flowing in from celebs is actually enjoying a task in probably the most closely-watched election within the nation.