Superstar members of the film, music, and sports communities are joining forces for the Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) television special, which takes place Fri., Sept. 7 from 8-9 pm/ET.
Among those making appearances are Taylor Swift, Tim McGraw, Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia Roberts, Matt Damon, Michael Douglas, Jessica Biel, Samuel L. Jackson, Jeremy Renner, Seth Rogen, Emma Stone, Coldplay, Alicia Keys, and SU2C Co-Founder Katie Couric. Paltrow is executive producing the event along with Joel Gallen of Tenth Planet Productions.
Actors and personalities Simon Baker, Jordana Brewster, Diem Brown, Dana Delany, Chelsea Handler, Marg Helgenberger, Rashida Jones, Minka Kelly, Joe Manganiello, Jillian Michaels, Masi Oka, Ana Maria Polo, and Alison Sweeney are also confirmed to participate.
The event will air commercial-free simultaneously on ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC, as well as BIO, E!, ENCORE, HBO, HBO Latino, ION Television, LMN (Lifetime Movie Network), Logo, MLB Network, mun2, Palladia, Showtime, Smithsonian Channel, Starz, Style, TBS and VH1. The program will include a celebrity phone bank that will allow users to interact. All public donations will go to cancer research.
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