Stand Up To Cancer Raises $123M In Pledges

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stand Up To Cancer says its sixth celebrity-filled telethon was its most successful yet. The organization said Sunday that the fundraiser received more than $123 million in pledges from the U.S. and Canada. Matt Damon, Tracee Ellis Ross, Jon Hamm and Winona Ryder were among the stars participating in Friday’s telecast. Musical performers […]

Bradley Cooper To Produce ‘Stand Up To Cancer’ TV Special

‘Stand Up To Cancer’ Fundraiser Returns Sept. 5

LOS ANGELES (AP) — How often do your favorite TV outlets all carry the same show at the same time — and in prime time, without ads? Tune in to just about any channel on Sept. 5 at 8 p.m. Eastern and Pacific to see for yourself. Dozens of broadcast and cable networks will again […]

Paltrow, Swift Set For Cancer Telethon

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An A-list cast of celebrities is joining a telethon to raise money and awareness to fight cancer. Stand Up to Cancer said Wednesday that Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia Roberts, Matt Damon, Emma Stone and Samuel L. Jackson are among the stars participating in its September event. Paltrow also is an executive producer […]

Cancer Telethon Returns To Nets In Sept.

Stand Up to Cancer, which said it’s garnered more than $180 million in pledges for research, will air a live, commercial-free hour on the four major broadcast networks and on cable channels with Gwyneth Paltrow as executive producer.