By Joey Nolfi
March 03, 2016 at 07:18 PM EST
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After slamming Donald Trump at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival, George Clooney ripped into the Republican frontrunner for president again on his press tour for Hail, Caesar!. In an interview with The Guardian, Clooney had some choice words for Trump and his campaign: “He’s just an opportunist. Now he’s a fascist; a xenophobic fascist,” he said. “You can count on Americans to do the right thing after they’ve exhausted all the other possibilities.”

Clooney also said that he thinks Trump’s proposals have little chance for practical implementation. “The truth of the matter is, in election season, things go crazy, and the loudest voices are the furthest and most extreme. So you hear a massively stupid idea, like we’re going to ban Muslims from the country. Now, we’re not ever going to do that.” He shrugs. “It says in the Statue of Liberty, bring us your huddled masses. It’s not what’s going to happen.”

As outspoken as he is against Trump, Clooney emphasized his support for Hillary Clinton and admiration for Bernie Sanders. “I am a Hillary supporter. I am doing a fundraiser for her,” the actor said, recalling the $15 million fundraising event he hosted for Barack Obama in 2012. “I really love Bernie Sanders, and am really glad he is in the debate. He is forcing the conversation to things that never get talked about in U.S. politics: disparity between the rich and the poor, which is getting worse and worse every day.”

Clooney joins a growing list of celebrities speaking out against Trump, including John Oliver, Stephen Colbert, and Miley Cyrus.

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