'Sex and the City' Actress Cynthia Nixon Is Running for New York Governor

Such a Miranda move
'Sex and the City' Actress Cynthia Nixon Is Running for New York Governor
With the lines between Hollywood and Washington permanently blurred, Cynthia Nixon is the latest celebrity to announce plans to run for office.
 
The actress revealed that she will run for New York governor, in the hopes of defeating incumbent Andrew Cuomo.
 
In a campaign launch video released today, Nixon brings viewers into her home, discusses being raised by a single mom and advocates for public school education.
 
She also promises to address the widening gap between rich and poor, and advocates for healthcare, ending mass incarceration and "fixing our broken subway."
 
Watch her candidacy announcement below.
 
Nixon is best known for her role as Miranda Hobbes on Sex and the City — and fans haven't forgotten the iconic character. See some of the Miranda-centric Twitter reaction to Nixon's announcement below.