BILLY BOB THORNTON, CHARLIZE THERON, CUBA GOODING JR., DANNY DEVITO, EMILY DESCHANEL, HARRISON FORD, JENNA FISCHER, JENNIFER LOPEZ, JOHN C. REILLY, JOSH DUHAMEL, KATE HUDSON, MATTHEW BRODERICK, QUENTIN TARANTINO, RITA MORENO AND SHIRLEY MACLAINE WILL APPEAR AS PRESENTERS ON "MOVIES ROCK," A NEW ENTERTAINMENT SPECIAL CELEBRATING THE POWERFUL RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MUSIC AND FILM, FRIDAY, DEC. 7 ON CBS
Billy Bob Thornton, Charlize Theron, Cuba Gooding Jr., Danny Devito, Emily Deschanel, Harrison Ford, Jenna Fischer, Jennifer Lopez, John C. Reilly, Josh Duhamel, Kate Hudson, Matthew Broderick, Quentin Tarantino, Rita Moreno and Shirley MacLaine will appear as presenters on MOVIES ROCK, a new entertainment special celebrating the powerful relationship between music and film, to be broadcast Friday, Dec. 7 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. This all-star lineup of presenters joins an already star-studded list of performers, including Beyonc�, Carrie Underwood, Chris Brown, Sir Elton John, Fergie, Jennifer Hudson, John Legend, John Williams, Marc Anthony, Mary J. Blige, Tony Bennett, Queen Latifah, Usher and will.i.am. In addition, Nicole Scherzinger has been added as a performer on the special.
The first annual MOVIES ROCK is a two-hour live event television special that will celebrate every dimension of music's leading role in moviemaking, from singing starlets to scene-stealing rappers, to directors whose indelible musical tastes redefine the way we listen to music and watch films.
The live event will take place at the Kodak Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2007. The Entertainment Industry Foundation will be a beneficiary of the project.
MOVIES ROCK is being produced by Cond� Nast Media Group, the Producers Guild of America and the Entertainment Industry Foundation. Cond� Nast Media Group President Richard D. Beckman, and PGA board members Kathleen Kennedy and Bruce Cohen will serve as executive producers, along with Don Mischer of Don Mischer Productions.
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