‘Stand Up To Cancer’ TV Fundraiser Returns

By LYNN ELBER AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES — ‘Stand Up To Cancer,’ a 2008 multichannel TV fundraiser that helped deliver more than $100 million for research, is returning in September. Leading the charge again is film and TV producer Laura Ziskin (‘Spider-Man‘), who is executive producer of the show and is undergoing treatment for […]

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Franken Enlists ‘SNL’ Star to Raise Campaign Funds

MINNEAPOLIS — Live from Minneapolis, it’s Al Franken and ‘Saturday Night Live‘ star Seth Meyers! Minnesota’s junior Democratic senator spent much of the 2008 campaign downplaying his years on NBC’s sketch comedy show. But he’s embracing those roots this weekend with a fundraiser for his political action committee featuring Meyers, host of the “Weekend Update” […]

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