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Magda Szubanski is offered the chance to run for Parliament

Magda Szubanski has turned down the chance to run for political office after teasing fans with a cryptic tweet.

The 61-year-old comedian shared a photo of herself beaming in a teal dress while on the red carpet at the Logies on Twitter, before hinting at a political run.

‘OMG!! Does this mean I’m now a teal independent?! Could be. No I’m kidding. Is that me?” she wrote.

The tweet was for leading independent Dr. Monique Ryan invites the comedian to their party.

“Join us!” Dr. Ryan responded.

However, Ms. Szubanksi declined the invitation, despite her earlier hint.

‘Thank you! I have such admiration for what you do,” she replied. ‘But politics is not for me. As we say about Kath and Kim, I’d rather give birth to a chair.’

Teal independent candidates sent shockwaves in this year’s federal election and they are mostly female candidates who are conservative but with strong green climate policies.

Magda Szubanski took to Twitter to share a photo of herself beaming in a teal dress while on the red carpet, before hinting at a political run

Magda Szubanski took to Twitter to share a photo of herself beaming in a teal dress while on the red carpet, before hinting at a political run

The comedian at the state memorial for former Australian cricketer Shane Warne at the Melbourne Cricket Ground

The comedian at the state memorial for former Australian cricketer Shane Warne at the Melbourne Cricket Ground

Ms. Szubanski has previously delved into politics.

In May, she brutally shot down outgoing Prime Minister Scott Morrison in a series of tweets after he lost the Labor election.

Last night Australia showed that (despite the best efforts of some) we are not a nation of Trump wannabes. We love good governance, the rule of law and idealistic/ruthless pragmatism,” she tweeted.

“I haven’t felt this relieved/happy since marriage equality.”

“How ironic that the man who blamed everyone but himself now has no one else to blame but himself,” she wrote online.

Previously, the comedian was a passionate campaigner for same-sex marriage in Australia, escaping TV when she called out for support.

Ms. Szubanski, who became known on national television in 2012 as “gay-gay-gay-gay-gay-gay a little bit not gay-gay-gay-gay,” cried tears on Today as she explained that she was voting on the same-sex marriage to ruin children’s lives.

“I barely got through my childhood and I don’t want this to happen to any of these kids,” Ms Szubanksi said. ‘She [the government] will send our children to war, they will kill our children without consulting us, they will not protect them.

“Please, when I think of my childhood and the slander and disgust that gave me the most, I just wanted to bring joy and what I gave back was Sharon Strzelecki, I’m sorry, I’m so sorry.”

She was also seen dancing, singing and wiping tears from her eyes as Australians voted to support same-sex marriage.

The Kath & Kim star previously starred in an UberEats ad with Kim Kardashian

The Kath & Kim star previously starred in an UberEats ad with Kim Kardashian

In May, the comedian brutally shot down outgoing Prime Minister Scott Morrison in a series of tweets after losing the Labor election.

In May, the comedian brutally shot down outgoing Prime Minister Scott Morrison in a series of tweets after losing the Labor election.

The Kath & Kim star also previously starred in an UberEats ad with Kim Kardashian — who has faced her own questions about a political run.

At the Logies, she also finally addressed rumors that a Kath & Kim reboot is in the works.

When asked by TV Week if Jane Turner and Gina Riley were planning to revive the beloved sitcom, she revealed she was unable to comment.

“I should kill you and your publishers and everyone else,” she told the publication on the Logie Awards red carpet. “It would be a bloodbath!”

The comedian played famed fan favorite Sharon Strzelecki on the show which aired from 2002 to 2007.

Kath & Kim aired on ABC from 2002 to 2005 and on Channel Seven in 2007.

The series also spawned the television movie Da Kath & Kim Code in 2005 and the feature film Kath & Kimderella in 2012.

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