Connie Britton: Running for office is 'the ultimate sacrifice'
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Actress Connie Britton says she’s not ready for what she calls “the ultimate sacrifice” of entering politics.

“I’ve actually been asked to run for office,” the star of Fox’s “9-1-1” told Vulture in an interview published Thursday. “I feel it’d be the ultimate sacrifice,” the 50-year-old performer said.

But Britton — who was a prominent supporter of President Obama and is one of Hollywood’s most politically active entertainers — says she has no plans of hitting the campaign trail as a candidate.

“Politics is a dirty business,” Britton said, “so for now I think I’d rather use characters and storytelling to try to make changes in the world.”

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After President TrumpDonald John Trump Former US ambassador: 'Denmark is not a big fan of Donald Trump and his politics' Senate Democrats push for arms control language in defense policy bill Detroit county sheriff endorses Booker for president MORE’s 2016 White House victory, Britton — who supported Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonThe Memo: Polls flash warning signs for Trump Polls suggest Sanders may be underestimated 10 declassified Russia collusion revelations that could rock Washington this fall MORE — wrote on Twitter, “We are staring into the face of our darkest self America.”

Last year, the former “Nashville” and “Friday Night Lights” star endorsed then-Democratic hopeful Doug Jones in the Alabama Senate race.

“[Jones] has always stood up for justice, and in the Senate he would fight to bring both sides together to discuss the issues that are important to hardworking families,” Britton said in a video message. Jones won the December special election against Republican candidate Roy MooreRoy Stewart MooreGOP Senate candidate 'pissed off' at Trump over health care for veterans Durbin says he has second thoughts about asking for Franken's resignation Alabama GOP senate candidate says 'homosexual activities' have ruined TV, country's moral core MORE.

And last month, Britton gained attention when she showed up to the Golden Globe awards in sweater reading “poverty is sexist.”