World

Supporters speak out in other political face-offs

IN THE US

REPUBLICAN PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE DONALD TRUMP

"When he speaks I understand him. He speaks like I speak, he communicates with people very well."

- US actor Scott Baio

"If Hollywood feels a certain way about me because I'm speaking about Trump, then so be it. I don't worry about it... I'll find a job."

- US actor Antonio Sabato Jr

"Mr Trump is a real leader. He represents success and strength, two attributes our country needs."

- US reality TV series Duck Dynasty star Willie Robertson

DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE HILLARY CLINTON

"I'm with Hillary because of her commitment to women's reproductive health and rights."

- US actress Lena Dunham

"I think that you're as smart as can be, I think you are qualified, I think you stand for everything that I want in a president."

- US TV host Ellen DeGeneres

IN THE UK

PRO-BREXIT

"If it means we can go back to using decent lightbulbs and choose high-powered hairdryers and vacuum cleaners if we so wish, I'm joining Brexit for sure."

- English actress Elizabeth Hurley

"I don't know what to vote for. Both are scary. To me, you've now got in Europe a sort of government-by-proxy of everybody, who has now got carried away. Unless there is some extremely significant changes, we should get out."

- English actor Michael Caine

ANTI-BREXIT

"I don't think I've ever wanted magic more."

- English author J.K. Rowling

"I'm so sorry to the youth of Britain. I fear you've been let down."

- English TV host James Corden

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