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Cynthia Nixon and wife urge New Yorkers to vote for Joe Biden

Former New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon and her wife Christine Marinoni braved the rain on Sunday afternoon to urge Manhattanites to vote for Joe Biden ahead of Tuesday’s presidential election.

The 54-year-old native New Yorker handed out flyers to passersby outside The Church of St. Anthony of Padua in Greenwich Village on behalf of the Working Families Party.

Cynthia – who’s only an Oscar away from elite EGOT status – made sure to protect herself and others from the coronavirus pandemic by wearing a mask.

Political pair: Former New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon (R) and her wife Christine Marinoni braved the rain on Sunday afternoon to urge Manhattanites to vote for Joe Biden ahead of Tuesday's presidential election

Political pair: Former New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon (R) and her wife Christine Marinoni braved the rain on Sunday afternoon to urge Manhattanites to vote for Joe Biden ahead of Tuesday’s presidential election

Representing: The 54-year-old native New Yorker handed out flyers to passersby outside The Church of St. Anthony of Padua in Greenwich Village on behalf of the Working Families Party

Representing: The 54-year-old native New Yorker handed out flyers to passersby outside The Church of St. Anthony of Padua in Greenwich Village on behalf of the Working Families Party

As of Sunday, there have reportedly been an eye-popping 269K confirmed COVID-19 cases in New York City (514K in the state) leading to 24,013 deaths.

Nixon was ‘so excited’ to join New York Assemblymember Yuh-Line Niou and NYC Council Member Brad Lander to encourage American citizens to exercise their right on the last day of early voting.

‘What could be more fun?’ the Ratched actress – who boasts 1.1M social media followers – tweeted on Sunday.

‘[I] got to hang with adorable puppies, progressive heroes @bradlander & @yuhline – AND talk to people about voting Biden/Harris on the @WorkingFamilies line!’ 

Mandatory: Cynthia - who's only an Oscar away from elite EGOT status - made sure to protect herself and others from the coronavirus by wearing a mask

Mandatory: Cynthia – who’s only an Oscar away from elite EGOT status – made sure to protect herself and others from the coronavirus by wearing a mask

Pandemic: As of Sunday, there have reportedly been an eye-popping 269K confirmed COVID-19 cases in New York City (514K in the state) leading to 24,013 deaths

Pandemic: As of Sunday, there have reportedly been an eye-popping 269K confirmed COVID-19 cases in New York City (514K in the state) leading to 24,013 deaths

Puppy lure: Nixon was 'so excited' to join New York Assemblymember Yuh-Line Niou and NYC Council Member Brad Lander (not pictured) to encourage American citizens to exercise their right on the last day of early voting

Puppy lure: Nixon was ‘so excited’ to join New York Assemblymember Yuh-Line Niou and NYC Council Member Brad Lander (not pictured) to encourage American citizens to exercise their right on the last day of early voting

The Ratched actress tweeted on Sunday: 'What could be more fun? [I] got to hang with adorable puppies, progressive heroes @bradlander & @yuhline - AND talk to people about voting Biden/Harris on the @WorkingFamilies line!'

The Ratched actress tweeted on Sunday: ‘What could be more fun? [I] got to hang with adorable puppies, progressive heroes @bradlander & @yuhline – AND talk to people about voting Biden/Harris on the @WorkingFamilies line!’

Same ideologies: Cynthia - who voted last Monday - and her wife of eight years (L) originally met in 2001 at one of Christine's Alliance for Quality Education fundraisers

Same ideologies: Cynthia – who voted last Monday – and her wife of eight years (L) originally met in 2001 at one of Christine’s Alliance for Quality Education fundraisers

Cynthia – who voted last Monday – and her wife of eight years originally met in 2001 at one of Christine’s Alliance for Quality Education fundraisers.

Nixon and the former senior education adviser for Mayor Bill de Blasio are proud parents of nine-year-old son Max Ellington.

The Sex and the City alum is mother to two older sons – Samuel aka Seph, 24; and Charles, 17 – from her 15-year relationship with photographer Danny Mozes, which ended in 2003.

In 2018, Cynthia announced her eldest Seph’s (born Samantha) gender affirmation after he graduated from The University of Chicago.      

'Max has it down': Nixon and the former senior education adviser for Mayor Bill de Blasio are proud parents of nine-year-old son Max Ellington (pictured August 27)

‘Max has it down’: Nixon and the former senior education adviser for Mayor Bill de Blasio are proud parents of nine-year-old son Max Ellington (pictured August 27)

'My beautiful Charlie!' The Sex and the City alum is mother to two older sons - Samuel aka Seph, 24; and Charles (pictured December 16), 17 - from her 15-year relationship with photographer Danny Mozes, which ended in 2003

‘My beautiful Charlie!’ The Sex and the City alum is mother to two older sons – Samuel aka Seph, 24; and Charles (pictured December 16), 17 – from her 15-year relationship with photographer Danny Mozes, which ended in 2003

'I'm so proud of my son Samuel': In 2018, Cynthia announced her eldest Seph's (born Samantha) gender affirmation after he graduated from The University of Chicago

‘I’m so proud of my son Samuel’: In 2018, Cynthia announced her eldest Seph’s (born Samantha) gender affirmation after he graduated from The University of Chicago

Nixon will soon film her role as aristocrat Ada Brook in HBO’s upcoming 10-episode drama The Gilded Age, which is about millionaires living in New York during the 1880s.

The Stray Dolls star is ‘so excited’ to reunite with her onscreen sister – ‘the great Christine Baranski’ – 36 years after they co-starred in Broadway play The Real Thing.

Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes’ long-gestating series also stars Christine Baranski, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Thomas Cocquerel, Taissa Farmiga, Morgan Spector, and Carrie Coon.

Already shooting! Nixon will soon film her role as aristocrat Ada Brook in HBO's upcoming 10-episode drama The Gilded Age, which is about millionaires living in New York during the 1880s (pictured October 19)

Already shooting! Nixon will soon film her role as aristocrat Ada Brook in HBO’s upcoming 10-episode drama The Gilded Age, which is about millionaires living in New York during the 1880s (pictured October 19)

'#TheGildedAge': The Stray Dolls star is 'so excited' to reunite with her onscreen sister - 'the great Christine Baranski' - 36 years after they co-starred in Broadway play The Real Thing

‘#TheGildedAge’: The Stray Dolls star is ‘so excited’ to reunite with her onscreen sister – ‘the great Christine Baranski’ – 36 years after they co-starred in Broadway play The Real Thing



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