The Limelight: “Hope For Haiti” Telethon Tonight

by: Randi

The “Hope for Haiti” telethon celebrity list is packed, and it is all going down tonight. Hosting the event in New York will be Wyclef Jean, George Clooney will be in Los Angeles, and Anderson Cooper will be reporting from Haiti.

According to MTV, Beyonce and Madonna were added to the list of musical performances for the telethon along with many others. Check out the video below to who all will be performing across the world to help bring aid to Haiti.

Other celebs making appearances are Will Smith, Leonardo DeCaprio (who donated $1million dollars to the fund), Julia Roberts, Chris Rock, Samuel Jackson, Muhammad Ali, Matt Damon, Robert Pattinson, Meryl Streep, Former President Bill Clinton, and sooo many more.

Make sure you tune into all the following networks to catch the telethon at 8pm est/ 7pm c: ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, CNN, BET, The CW, HBO, MTV, VH1, CMT, PBS, TNT, Showtime, Comedy Central, Bravo, E! Entertainment, National Geographic Channel, Oxygen, G4, CENTRIC, Current TV, Fuse, MLB Network, EPIX, Palladia, SoapNet, Style, Discovery Health, Planet Green, CNN en Español, and HBO Latino.

How to give to the telethon:

“Hope for Haiti Now” will begin accepting donations at 12 p.m. ET/9 a.m. PT on Friday via the following methods:
» Online:
» Phone: 877-99-HAITI
» Text: Text “GIVE” to 50555
» Mail: Hope For Haiti Now Fund, Entertainment Industry Foundation, 1201 West 5th Street, Suite T-700, Los Angeles, CA 90017

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1 Comment

  1. Hey Randi, we’ll be live streaming and blogging the telethon tonight if you or anyone else would like to join us, they would be very welcome 🙂

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