Academy Award winner and bestselling creator Matthew McConaughey appeared on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Wednesday night time and addressed the rumors that had been swirling that he was contemplating a run for governor of Texas. A day earlier, it started circulating that McConaughey was contemplating a run, and the story shortly unfold. When Colbert introduced it up, McConaughey couldn’t assist however snicker, and he gave a considerably definitive reply.“I have no plans to do that right now,” McConaughey mentioned when requested by Colbert. “Right now, no. I don’t get politics. Politics seems to be a broken business. Politics needs to redefine its purpose. And so, as I move forward in life, yes, am I gonna consider leadership roles where I can be most useful? I’d love to. I’m doing that regardless.”In current years, McConaughey has teamed up with Wild Turkey, the bourbon firm of which he’s inventive director, and achieved charitable work exterior of politics. He has taken half in handing out 1000’s of turkeys to households in want earlier than Thanksgiving, and this yr, as a part of their With Thanks initiative, McConaughey and Wild Turkey are shining a light-weight on strange folks doing extraordinary issues to assist their communities by means of the coronavirus pandemic.As for the rumors about his political ambitions, McConaughey mentioned he’d simply seen an article on the topic an hour earlier than the interview, and chalks it up not giving a transparent sufficient reply when requested a possible gubernatorial gig, which he says has occurred loads lately. But he reiterated that, at the very least for now, it’s not taking place.“Whatever leadership role I can be most useful in, and I don’t see that that’s politics,” McConaughey mentioned. “Right now, I don’t see it as politics.”The Late Show With Stephen Colbert airs weeknights at 11:35 p.m. on CBS.Check out Michael B. Jordan’s response to being named People’s Sexiest Man Alive:Read extra from Yahoo Entertainment:Tell us what you suppose! Hit us up on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram. And try our host, Kylie Mar, on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.