When natural disasters strike, it is easy to feel small, powerless, and overwhelmingly sad. But in order to help others bounce back after experiencing awful circumstances like the recent hurricanes Harvey and Irma, it takes a special kind of courage and unity. To show their support and help raise funds for organizations like Habitat for Humanity, Feeding Texas, Save the Children,Â United Way, the ASPCA, and more, hundreds of your favorite celebrities, television networks, and brands are coming together for theÂ 2017 Hand In Hand Benefit TelethonÂ tonight, September 12.
The event will be telecast live from locations in New York, Los Angeles, and Nashville — starting at 8 PM EST with replay at 8 PM PST — on ABC, BET, Bravo, CBS, CMT, E!, FOX, HBO, iHeart Media, MTV, NBC, Oxygen, SiriusXM, Univision, and Westwood One.
Just a sampling of the stars (across music, movies, television, and more) who will be supporting the event through donations, guest appearances, and performances are:
Malin Ackerman, Trace Adkins, Jason Alexander, Lily Aldridge, Anthony Anderson, BeyoncÃ©, The Black Eyed Peas, J Balvin, Justin Bieber, Dierks Bentley, Bobby Bones, Julie Bowen, Wayne Brady, Connie Britton, Sterling K. Brown, Luke Bryan, Steve Buscemi, George Clooney, Stephen Colbert, Sean â€œDiddyâ€ Combs, David Copperfield, Chace Crawford, Terry Crews, Billy Crystal, Ellen DeGeneres, Robert De Niro, Leonardo DiCaprio, Old Dominion, Drake, Hilary Duff, Jourdan Dunn, Brett Eldridge, Jimmy Fallon, Rascal Flatts, Luis Fonsi, Jamie Foxx, Richard Gere, Josh Gad, Eddie George, Selena Gomez, Amy Grant, Josh Groban, Tom Hanks, Marcia Gay Harden, Angie Harmon, Taraji P. Henson, Faith Hill, Kate Hudson, Dwayne Johnson, Joe Jonas, Catherine Zeta -Jones, Tori Kelly, DJ Khaled, Nicole Kidman, Karlie Kloss, Karolina Kurkova, Matt Lauer, Jay Leno, Kings of Leon, Jared Leto, Eva Longoria, Matthew McConaughey, Eric McCormack, Tim McGraw, Nicki Minaj, Kip Moore, Tracy Morgan, Lupita Nyongâ€™o, Brad Paisley, Chris Paul, Tyler Perry, Dennis Quaid, Questlove, Jeremy Renner, Julia Roberts, Robin Roberts, Ray Romano, Kelly Rowland, Adam Sandler, Travis Scott, Ryan Seacrest, Dan + Shay, Blake Shelton, Maria Shriver, Michael W. Smith, Will Smith, David Spade, Gwen Stefani, Michael Strahan, George Strait, Barbra Streisand, Miles Teller, T.I., Timbaland, Justin Timberlake, Sofia Vergara, Kerry Washington, Marlon Wayans, Bruce Willis, Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Young.
The show will also be live-streamed at 8 PM EST on AOL, Apple Music, Beats 1, Facebook, Huffpost, Twitter, Yahoo, and YouTube.
For more information on the celebrities and charities involved with this program or pledge a donation of your own, make sure to check outÂ https://handinhand2017.com. Don’t forget to tune in to the telecast on your channel of choice this evening to see this special benefit.