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Actor George Clooney, along with Haitian-born musician Wyclef Jean and CNN's Anderson Cooper, are all set to host a live telethon this Friday, January 22nd, which will benefit the earthquake victims in Haiti.
Clooney will host the telethon from Los Angeles, Jean from New York, and Cooper from Haiti. All donations will directly benefit Oxfam America, Partners in Health, Red Cross, UNICEF, and Wyclef's Yele Haiti Foundation. Celebrity performances and appearances for the "Hope for Haiti" telethon will be announced this week.
The telethon is scheduled to air commercial-free on several stations, including all of the MTV channels worldwide as well as ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, BET, the CW, VH1, CMT, HBO, and CNN. The show will air 8-10 p.m. ET.
Are you planning to watch the "Hope for Haiti" telethon?