Patricia Arquette thanks Mueller at SAG Awards
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An unlikely public figure got a shout-out from actress Patricia Arquette during the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards: Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerWhy a special counsel is guaranteed if Biden chooses Yates, Cuomo or Jones as AG Barr taps attorney investigating Russia probe origins as special counsel CNN's Toobin warns McCabe is in 'perilous condition' with emboldened Trump MORE.

The outspoken performer thanked Mueller, the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, while accepting a SAG award on Sunday for “Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Limited Series” for her role in “Escape to Dannemora.”

After thanking her fellow nominees and family, Arquette expressed gratitude for the former FBI director.

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“Thank you Robert Mueller,” Arquette, 50, told the audience, “and everyone working to make sure that we have sovereignty for the United States of America.”

The former “Medium” star has been a vocal critic of President TrumpDonald TrumpSchumer: Impeachment trial will be quick, doesn't need a lot of witnesses Nurse to be tapped by Biden as acting surgeon general: report Schumer calls for Biden to declare climate emergency MORE, calling him “dangerous” and railing against his administration’s environmental policies, saying in 2017, “rolling back all these climate regulations… we’re going to pay a huge price for that.”