More of Hollywood and Madison Square Garden's Biggest Stars Join Musical
Performers at Madison Square Garden for "12-12-12" to Aid the Victims of
Celebrities Including Naomi Campbell, Tony Danza, Jamie Foxx, James
Gandolfini, Gina Gershon, Whoopi Goldberg, Katie Holmes, Blake Lively, Jeremy
Piven, Steve Schirripa, Ben Stiller, Olivia Wilde and Many More Also Now
Participating in Live Fundraising Telethon to be Available to Over Two Billion
Madison Square Garden's Past and Present Stars Including Carmelo Anthony,
Tyson Chandler, Raymond Felton, Jason Kidd, and Amar'e Stoudemire; NBA Star
Kobe Bryant; Former NBA Star Baron Davis; and Knicks and Rangers Legends: Walt
"Clyde" Frazier, Larry Johnson, Allan Houston, Earl Monroe, John Starks, Adam
Graves, Rod Gilbert, Brian Leetch, Mark Messier and Mike Richter to Also
Show to Start at 7:30 P.M. (ET) Sharp
NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The producers of "12-12-12"
announced that some of Hollywood's biggest names along with past and present
stars of the Knicks and Rangers will also now participate in the "12-12-12"
concert at Madison Square Garden tomorrow to show their support for the
victims of Hurricane Sandy. "12-12-12" is presented by Chase and all proceeds
will benefit the Robin Hood Relief Fund.
New participating celebrities include Ajak, Fred Armisen, Vanessa Bayer,
Lizzie Bracco, Lorraine Bracco, Naomi Campbell, Carl Capotorto, Max Casella,
Federico Castelluccio, Jason Cerbone, John "Cha Cha" Ciarcia, Vince Curatola,
Tony Danza, Hannah Davis, Sky Ferreira, Jamie Foxx, Bobby Funaro, Hanna Gaby,
James Gandolfini, Gina Gershon, Whoopi Goldberg, Dan Grimaldi, Katie Holmes,
Elsa Hosk, Martha Hunt, Robert Iler, Chanel Iman, Taran Killam, Stephanie
LaCava, Mackenzie Leigh, Blake Lively, Zosia Mamet, Jeff Marchetti, Jack
McBrayer, Artie Nascarella, Joe Pantoliano, Vincent Pastore, Jeremy Piven,
Anthony Ribustello, Al Sapienza, Matt Servitto, Steve Schirripa, Tony Sirico,
Joan Smalls,Jason Sudeikis, Ben Stiller, Chrissy Teigen, Nicole Trunfio, Aida
Turturro, Alek Wek, and Olivia Wilde.
Also on hand will be current Knicks players: Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler,
Raymond Felton, Jason Kidd, and Amar'e Stoudemire; NBA star Kobe Bryant;
former NBA star Baron Davis; and Knicks and Rangers legends: Walt "Clyde"
Frazier, Larry Johnson, Allan Houston, Earl Monroe, John Starks, Adam Graves,
Rod Gilbert, Brian Leetch, Mark Messier and Mike Richter.
Previously announced celebrities include Steve Buscemi, Chelsea Clinton, Sean
Combs, Billy Crystal, Jimmy Fallon, Jake Gyllenhaal, Karlie Kloss, Seth
Meyers, Bobby Moynihan, Chris Rock, Adam Sandler, Susan Sarandon, Jon Stewart,
Kristen Stewart, Quentin Tarantino, and Brian Williams. Tommy Hilfiger has
also generously agreed to donate t-shirts as part of the merchandise offerings
The all-star musical lineup includes Bon Jovi, Eric Clapton, Dave Grohl, Billy
Joel, Alicia Keys, Chris Martin, The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen & the E
Street Band, Eddie Vedder, Roger Waters, Kanye West, The Who and Paul
Beginning at 7:30PM sharp at the start of the live concert, a phone bank will
be on-site at Madison Square Garden where musical artists and celebrity
participants will take donations via phone over the course of the
evening.Viewers from around the world will have the opportunity to call-in to
help donate to the Robin Hood Relief Fund and assist those throughout the
tri-state area who have been impacted by the storm.
"12-12-12", which will be distributed worldwide to nearly two billion people
through television feeds, radio and online streaming and will be distributed
across networks and feeds in North and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and
The concert is being produced by James Dolan, Executive Chairman of The
Madison Square Garden Company; John Sykes, President of Clear Channel
Entertainment Enterprises; and Harvey Weinstein, Co-Founder and Chairman of
The Weinstein Company.
Thanks to the generosity of concert organizers, sponsors, and Robin Hood's
board of directors, every single penny from ticket purchases and donations
will go to organizations serving the victims of Hurricane Sandy through the
Robin Hood Relief Fund. The Robin Hood Relief Fund provides money, material
and know-how to local organizations that are serving families and individuals
in the regions hardest hit by the storm.
The most up to date information on "12-12-12" can be found by visiting
The "12-12-12" logo is available at
CONTACT: Clear Channel Media and Entertainment
Angel Aristone /AngelAristone@clearchannel.com
The Madison Square Garden Company
The Weinstein Company
Robin Hood Foundation
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