“The Wire” star Wood Harris said that he would prefer Vice President Pence to be president over President TrumpDonald John TrumpGOP lawmakers preparing to vote on bill allowing migrant children to be detained longer than 20 days: report Wasserman Schultz: Infants separated from their parents are in Florida immigrant shelters Ex-White House ethics chief: Sarah Sanders tweet violates ethics laws MORE because Pence is a “puppet.”

Harris told TMZ that he would pick Pence over Trump because “Trump is too unpredictable.”

“I know what to expect from [Pence] and I know that Mike PenceMichael (Mike) Richard PenceLaura Ingraham: George Will is ‘sad and petty’ for urging votes against GOP Political figures pay tribute to Charles Krauthammer Hollywood goes low when it takes on Trump MORE is a puppet, I know he’s just a simpleton and a puppet,” Harris said.

“I’d rather deal with a simpleton and a puppet than an egomaniac billionaire who is plutocratic and clearly racist and homophobic and misogynistic,” he continued.

Harris said the only “good thing” about Trump is that “he’s funny sometimes.”

“We laugh at what he says sometimes,” he said. “That’s about it.”

Pence has largely been a staunch supporter of Trump since joining the ticket during the campaign.

He publicly rebuked Trump after the 2005 "Access Hollywood" tape emerged featuring Trump bragging about kissing and groping women without their consent, but has otherwise consistently backed Trump's agenda and comments.