rain.png
Friday December 4th, 2020 12:18PM

Al Pacino, Tina Fey to appear in 'Heroes of New York' lineup

By The Associated Press
Related Articles
  Contact Editor

NEW YORK (AP) — Al Pacino, Tina Fey and Eli Manning will join a star-studded lineup to celebrate the selfless acts of New Yorkers.

Robin Hood and iHeartRadio announced a collaboration Thursday to present “Heroes of New York,” which will air Dec. 1 on television and radio stations in New York. The one-hour show will share inspirational stories of generosity from individuals and organizations.

The show will feature musical performances from Mariah Carey, Tony Bennett and Andra Day. Carey will perform a medley, Bennett will sing “Smile” and Day will perform “Silent Night.”

Other special guests include Jon Stewart, Kevin Bacon, Mariano Rivera, Michael Strahan, Ryan Seacrest and Tracy Morgan.

In May, the New York-based poverty fighting organization, Robin Hood, and iHeartMedia held the “Rise Up New York!” telethon. The event raised $115 million toward supporting New Yorkers impacted by COVID-19.

  • Associated Categories: Associated Press (AP), AP Entertainment, AP Online Recordings News, APOnline Celebrity News
© Copyright 2020 AccessWDUN.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Mortar shells hit Kabul residential areas; at least 8 dead
An Afghan official says at least 23 mortar shells targeted different residential areas in Kabul, killing at least eight people and wounding 31 others
4:09AM ( 56 minutes ago )
Asia Today: South Korea mulls steps as new virus cases rise
South Korea has reported 386 new cases of the coronavirus in a resurgence that could force authorities to reimpose stronger social distancing restrictions after easing them in October to spur a faltering economy
4:01AM ( 1 hour ago )
She fled Ethiopia's fighting. Now she warns of 'catastrophe'
One of the few hundred evacuees from Ethiopia's sealed-off Tigray region in an interview with The Associated Press offers rare details of anger, desperation and growing hunger as the warring sides reject international calls for dialogue or even a humanitarian corridor for aid
3:31AM ( 1 hour ago )
Associated Press (AP)
NY's Cuomo to receive International Emmy for virus briefings
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is set to soon receive an International Emmy award for his once-daily televised briefings on the coronavirus pandemic that killed tens of thousands of New Yorkers this spring
8:02PM ( 9 hours ago )
Dylan papers, including unpublished lyrics, sell for $495K
A long-lost trove of Bob Dylan documents has sold at auction for a total of $495,000
8:00PM ( 9 hours ago )
Spokesman: Trump's eldest son tests positive for coronavirus
A spokesman says President Donald Trump’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., has been infected with the coronavirus
6:52PM ( 10 hours ago )
AP Entertainment
BTS releases new album 'BE,' a 'letter of hope'
K-pop band BTS has released their highly anticipated new album, which they describe as a “letter of hope.”
9:29AM ( 19 hours ago )
Ladies' night at Latin Grammys: Lafourcade, Rosalía win big
A year after Rosalía made history by becoming the first solo female performer in 13 years to win the top prize at the Latin Grammys, Natalia Lafourcade followed in her footsteps with a big win at the 2020 show
9:05AM ( 20 hours ago )
J Balvin, Rosalía, Ozuna win Latin Grammys; Karol G performs
Thirteen-time nominee J Balvin picked up the first award during the live telecast of the 2020 Latin Grammys, and the Colombian superstar has a chance to make history if he wins the top prize, album of the year, later in the show
8:55PM ( 1 day ago )
AP Online Recordings News
Jake Scott, former Miami safety, Super Bowl MVP, dies at 75
Former NFL safety Jake Scott has died at 75
9:24PM ( 1 day ago )
Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip celebrate 73rd anniversary
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip are celebrating their 73rd wedding anniversary on Friday
5:13PM ( 1 day ago )
Al Pacino, Tina Fey to appear in 'Heroes of New York' lineup
Al Pacino, Tina Fey and Eli Manning will join a star-studded lineup to celebrate the selfless acts of New Yorkers
8:56AM ( 1 day ago )
APOnline Celebrity News
Mortar shells hit Kabul residential areas; at least 8 dead
An Afghan official says at least 23 mortar shells targeted different residential areas in Kabul, killing at least eight people and wounding 31 others
4:09AM ( 56 minutes ago )
Asia Today: South Korea mulls steps as new virus cases rise
South Korea has reported 386 new cases of the coronavirus in a resurgence that could force authorities to reimpose stronger social distancing restrictions after easing them in October to spur a faltering economy
4:01AM ( 1 hour ago )
She fled Ethiopia's fighting. Now she warns of 'catastrophe'
One of the few hundred evacuees from Ethiopia's sealed-off Tigray region in an interview with The Associated Press offers rare details of anger, desperation and growing hunger as the warring sides reject international calls for dialogue or even a humanitarian corridor for aid
3:31AM ( 1 hour ago )
Biden could announce Cabinet picks as soon as next week
President-elect Joe Biden is moving quickly to fill out his administration and could name top Cabinet nominations as early as next week
1:58AM ( 3 hours ago )
EXPLAINER: Trump's election challenges falling flat in court
While President Donald Trump vows to press ahead with efforts to overturn the election, judges across the country have consistently swatted down his legal challenges
1:18AM ( 3 hours ago )