As the highly-anticipated 2020 US elections unfolded on Tuesday, November 3, celebrities across the board urged their fans to vote. Last-minute pitches to get out and vote started in the days leading up to the event, with astonishing support for Democratic candidate Joe Biden. Superstars Beyoncé, Jennifer Aniston, Selena Gomez and Lady Gaga showed their support with posts on social media encouraging their fans to vote, in order to make a difference. What’s more, the celebrities showed up in their “voting best” to have their voices heard in possibly the most important election the world will see this decade.
From sweatpants to custom Balmain, here’s everything the celebrities voted, and encouraged to vote in.
“Allow me to be the one millionth person to remind you that this is your last chance to make your voice heard and to make your vote count,” Taylor Swift said in a video she tweeted on Monday along with a link to help voters find their polling places. She also shared a picture with Biden-Harris themed cookies on her Instagram saying, “Gonna be watching and supporting by yelling at the tv a lot. And I also have custom cookies.”
Jennifer Aniston shared a photo of her dropping her ballot wearing a blue sweatsuit with the caption, “This whole thing isn’t about one candidate or one single issue, it’s about the future of this country and of the world. Vote for equal human rights, for love, and for decency.”
In true Lady Gaga style, the star posted an image on Instagram wearing a candy-pink sweat-set and with the “I Voted” sticker, and captioned it, “I believe in 🎶 YOU & I!!!!Let’s talk about what America looks like with a KINDER President.”
Selena Gomez shared a picture of her sat in her living room in LA, wearing the “I Voted” sticker and a smile. “Just finished filling out my ballot!” she wrote. Earlier in the day, she implored her millions of social media followers saying, “You have to understand that your voice does matter, and it’s so important and I’m just so thankful that you guys are listening, and I hope that you can get out there and do everything that you can. Please, please vote in person.”
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds posed together as they celebrated Reynolds’ first time voting in the US to which Lively added jokingly, “It was Ryan’s first time. He was understandably scared. It all happened so fast. Like, REALLY fast. He wept. I pretended to weep. Then he called all his friend. “
Gigi Hadid voted soon after giving birth to her daughter with singer Zayn Malik, sharing her views with her social media followers. “Voted absentee last week with my daughter next to me, for an America I want her to see; but not just for us — for fellow Americans that are less privileged, with hope for a nation that is unified, that is empathetic, & for a leader that is compassionate,” she wrote.