Magda Szubanski took to Twitter to share a photo of herself beaming in a teal dress while on the red carpet, before hinting at a political run

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Magda Szubanski has turned down the possibility to run for political workplace – after teasing followers with a cryptic tweet.

The comic, 61, took to Twitter to share a photograph of herself beaming in a teal gown whereas on the crimson carpet on the Logies, earlier than hinting at a political run.

‘Omg!! Does this imply I’m a teal impartial now?! Possibly. No. I’m joking. Am I tho?’, she wrote. 

The tweet prompted main impartial Dr Monique Ryan to ask the comic to affix their celebration. 

‘Be part of us!’ Dr Ryan responded.

Nevertheless, Ms Szubanksi turned down the invitation, regardless of her earlier trace. 

‘Thanks! I so admire what you’re doing,’ she replied. ‘However politics is just not for me. As we are saying on Kath and Kim, I’d moderately give beginning to a chair.’

Teal impartial candidates induced shockwaves on this yr’s federal elections and they’re largely made up of feminine candidates who’re conservative however with robust inexperienced local weather insurance policies. 

Magda Szubanski took to Twitter to share a photo of herself beaming in a teal dress while on the red carpet, before hinting at a political run

Magda Szubanski took to Twitter to share a photograph of herself beaming in a teal gown whereas on the crimson carpet, earlier than hinting at a political run

The comedian at the state memorial service for former Australian cricketer Shane Warne at the Melbourne Cricket Ground

The comic on the state memorial service for former Australian cricketer Shane Warne on the Melbourne Cricket Floor

Ms Szubanski has beforehand dipped her toes into politics. 

In Might, she savagely took down outgoing Prime Minister Scott Morrison in a sequence of tweets after he misplaced the election to Labor. 

‘Final night time Australia confirmed that (regardless of the efforts of some) we’re not a nation of Trump wannabes, We like good governance, the rule of legislation and idealistic/compassionate pragmatism,’ she Tweeted.

‘I have not felt this relieved/blissful since marriage equality.’

‘How ironic that the person who blamed everybody however himself now has nobody guilty BUT himself,’ she posted on-line.

Beforehand, the comic was a passionate campaigner for homosexual marriage in Australia and broke down on TV as she referred to as for assist.

Ms Szubanski, who famously got here out as ‘gay-gay-gay-gay-gay-gay a bit bit not gay-gay-gay-gay’ on nationwide tv in 2012, shed tears on At present as she defined she didn’t need the vote on homosexual marriage to destroy kids’s lives.

‘I barely made it by my childhood and I do not need it to occur to any of those youngsters,’ Ms Szubanksi stated. ‘They [the government] will ship our youngsters to warfare, they may kill our youngsters with out consulting us, they will not defend them.

‘Please, after I take into consideration my childhood and the vilification and the disgust that I used to be on the receiving finish of, all I needed to do was convey pleasure and what I gave again was Sharon Strzelecki, sorry, I am so sorry.’

She was additionally seen dancing, singing and wiping tears from her eyes when Australians voted to again homosexual marriage. 

The Kath & Kim star previously starred in an UberEats advert with Kim Kardashian

The Kath & Kim star beforehand starred in an UberEats advert with Kim Kardashian 

In May, the comedian savagely took down outgoing Prime Minister Scott Morrison in a series of tweets after he lost the election to Labor

In Might, the comic savagely took down outgoing Prime Minister Scott Morrison in a sequence of tweets after he misplaced the election to Labor

The Kath & Kim star additionally beforehand starred in an UberEats advert with Kim Kardashian – who has confronted her personal questions on a political run. 

On the Logies, she additionally lastly addressed rumours there’s a Kath & Kim reboot within the works.

When requested by TV Week if Jane Turner and Gina Riley have been set to revive the beloved sitcom, she revealed she was unable to remark.

‘I would must kill you and your publishers and everybody else,’ she instructed the publication on the crimson carpet of the Logie Awards. ‘It will be a blood tub!’ 

The comic famously performed fan favorite Sharon Strzelecki on the present which aired from 2002 to 2007. 

Kath & Kim aired on the ABC from 2002 to 2005, and on Channel Seven in 2007.

The sequence additionally spawned the tv film Da Kath & Kim Code in 2005 and the characteristic movie Kath & Kimderella in 2012.