Some of Hollywood's biggest stars in comedy are joining forces to bring laughter to everyone currently homebound due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Chris Rock, Eddie Murphy and Adam Sandler are among the A-list stars taking part in a massive comedy livestream to help feed vulnerable populations amid the the COVID-19 outbreak.
The event is in association with Feed America which is working with food banks to provide emergency food boxes, drive-thru pantries, and long-term support during the ongoing health crisis.
The "Feeding America Comedy Festival" takes place on May 9th from 5PM - 8PM (ET) and will feature appearances from the following:
Taraji P. Henson
“In partnership with Feeding America, my comedian friends and all of us at Allen Media Group are pleased to announce this global live-streaming comedy event on May 9th,” the company said in statement. “Laughter is often the best medicine, and we are extremely motivated to bring attention to issues of food insecurity, and to assist in providing meals to families across the country who are financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.”
Throughout the program, viewers will be encouraged to donate to Feed America.
Fans can watch the festival on Comedy.TV, The Weather Channel (for real) & the Local Now app.