Rebel Wilson talks about going into Australian politics, says Jacinda Ardern is a 'real inspiration'

Rebel Wilson and Anne Hathaway sat down with 1 NEWS US correspondent Rebecca Wright to discuss their new film ‘The Hustle’ but also had some nice words to share about NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.

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US Correspondent Rebecca Wright sat with Rebel Wilson to talk about her latest movie and finding inspiration in Jacinda Ardern. Source: Breakfast

"I met her in New York," Anne Hathaway told 1 NEWS.

"She's really great."

Rebel Wilson attempted to make contact with Jacinda Ardern during her trip to New Zealand.

"When I went to New Zealand I was like 'I'm going to tweet Jacinda' and she tweeted me back saying 'have a great time in New Zealand'."

"She's an awesome leader, we're the same age. She's very inspiring to me."

"This is not even a joke, I'd really like to go into Australian politics. She's a real inspiration."

Watch the full interview above.