Entertainment-industry leaders and top talent are joining forces to promote the Special Olympics’ upcoming 50th anniversary.
Participating in a year-long variety of events celebrating the anniversary will be #SpecialOlympics ’ Global Ambassadors’ John C. McGinley, Brooklyn Decker, #ApolloAntonOhno, #NancyODell and #VanessaWilliams. .
Other industry leaders and top talent include #EllenDegeneres, Earvin “Magic” Johnson and Cookie Johnson, #PharrellWilliams, #CindyCrawford, Catherine Zeta-Jones, #StevieWonder, #EdAsner, #RachaelRay, #RitaWilson, #JoeMantegna, #ToniBraxton, #GaryCole, #HollyRobinson Peete, Gabrielle Carteris, Jenny McCarthy, Max and Charlie Carver, Keshia Knight Pulliam, Alfie Allen, Jack Huston, Gunnar Peterson, Tim Gunn, and Greg Grunberg.
“Through sports, health, school and youth engagement, the Special Olympics Movement has dramatically transformed lives by unifying and empowering people with and without intellectual disabilities to end discrimination and create inclusion. For our 50th Anniversary we are reaching out to everyone to join us as we shape a more accepting and inclusive future and I am proud to announce that the Hollywood community is galvanizing for this critically important mission and milestone,” said Timothy Shriver, Special Olympics Chairman.
( http://variety.com/2018/biz/news/entertainment-leaders-special-olypics-1202823191/ )