About Convergence

Politics and Entertainment can’t stay away from each other – for better or for worse.

Politics and the world of global entertainment have been tied together for a very long time. But – the Trump era has reignited the concept of celebrity politicians and political celebrity. Both sides of the dynamic have increased in stature and importance over the past 3 years. Celebrities and billionaires use politics to increase their publicity, convert name recognition into voters, and use the power in the various forms it’s awarded to celebrities to complete their political endgames – from all sides, from all sources, and to all ends. We’re examining why and how this uptick affects us and the world.