The entertainment community came together for Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and its seventh biennial roadblock televised fundraising special, supporting urgently needed research and new treatments for cancer.
This year’s show Academy Award®-winning actress Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth, a media industry entrepreneur and investor, came on board as co-executive producers. Anthony Anderson, Ken Jeong & Tran Ho, and Sofia Vergara also joined as cohosts. SU2C co-founder and special guest Katie Couric appeared and there were performances from Brittany Howard, Common with Stevie Wonder, and Simone Ledward Boseman.
Celebrities lending their support for this year’s fundraising special included Alison Sweeney, Bradley Cooper, Cecily Strong, Chandra Wilson, Ciara, Deon Cole, Ed Helms, Iliza Shlesinger, Italia Ricci, Jaime Camil, Jennifer Garner, Kate del Castillo, Matthew McConaughey, Max Greenfield, Michael Peña, MJ Rodriguez, Tony Hale, Tony and October Gonzalez.