PETA Announces First-Ever TV Awards

PETA Announces First-Ever TV Awards Sep 13, 2018

Just ahead of the Emmys on September 17, PETA's Animals in Film and Television Division is announcing its first-ever Elly Awards, honoring some of television’s most compassionate stars and shows for promoting animal-friendly storylines and for entertaining viewers without exploiting wild animals. More
Edie Falco and PETA President To Talk About Our Obligations to the Animal Kingdom

Edie Falco and PETA President To Talk About Our Obligations to the Animal Kingdom Mar 1, 2018

On March 24, Nurse Jackie and The Sopranos star Edie Falco will introduce PETA President and founder Ingrid Newkirk as she kicks off her new speaking tour at a special event in Fort Lauderdale. More
ASPCA Hosts Its First Giving Hope Facebook Live-A-Thon On Giving Tuesday

ASPCA Hosts Its First Giving Hope Facebook Live-A-Thon On Giving Tuesday Nov 28, 2017

On Giving Tuesday, November 28, beginning at 9 a.m., the ASPCA is hosting its first-ever ASPCA Giving Hope Facebook Live-a-thon on the ASPCA’s Facebook page. More
MPTF Hosts Star-Studded 11th Annual Evening Before Party

MPTF Hosts Star-Studded 11th Annual Evening Before Party Sep 19, 2017

Television’s biggest night took place in Century City, CA Saturday, September 16th, where the entertainment industry came together for the 11th annual “Evening Before” party, benefitting MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund). More
Stars Speak Up For Dogs In New Star-Studded PETA Video

Stars Speak Up For Dogs In New Star-Studded PETA Video Feb 10, 2017

Actors Tom Hardy, Casey Affleck, Priyanka Chopra, and Edie Falco are among the stars giving voice to local dogs in a new PETA video that encourages people to keep their animal companions indoors. More
Stars Help BGC Charity Day Raise Over $12 Million

Stars Help BGC Charity Day Raise Over $12 Million Sep 15, 2016

BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) (“BGC Partners” or “BGC”), a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, announced today that BGC, together with its affiliate Cantor Fitzgerald, raised approximately $12 million for charities around the world, at the companies’ 12th annual Charity Day on Monday, September 12, 2016. More
Stars Wish ASPCA A Happy 150th Birthday

Stars Wish ASPCA A Happy 150th Birthday Sep 1, 2016

A bunch of stars have sent the ASPCA 150th birthday greetings. More
Stars Unite To Celebrate The ASPCA’s 150th Anniversary

Stars Unite To Celebrate The ASPCA’s 150th Anniversary Apr 11, 2016

The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today announced the start of a months-long celebration of its 150th anniversary this April with ASPCA 150: Come to Their Rescue – a national campaign honoring the ASPCA’s 150 years of animal rescue by inspiring public action to help save and protect dogs, cats, horses and farm animals from cruelty. More
Zika Threat Prompts Edie Falco to Call for Shutdown of Monkey Facilities

Zika Threat Prompts Edie Falco to Call for Shutdown of Monkey Facilities Apr 1, 2016

It’s not an episode of Nurse Jackie, but it could be a health emergency. Emmy Award–winning actor Edie Falco is joining PETA in calling on Florida Interim Surgeon General Celeste Philip to take an important step to prevent the spread of the Zika virus: Shut down the massive monkey-breeding facilities in Hendry County. More
Edie Falco Reveals Hidden Lives Of New York City Carriage Horses

Edie Falco Reveals Hidden Lives Of New York City Carriage Horses Nov 19, 2015

Undercover footage released today by national nonprofit Last Chance for Animals (LCA) exposed multiple and routine violations of New York City carriage horse laws and regulations. More
Humane Society To Honor Anjelica Houston With Humanitarian Award

Humane Society To Honor Anjelica Houston With Humanitarian Award Nov 2, 2015

The Humane Society of the United States presents To the Rescue! New York to benefit and celebrate the organization’s animal rescue efforts. More
Many Stars Attend 9th Annual Evening Before Event

Many Stars Attend 9th Annual Evening Before Event Sep 22, 2015

Television’s biggest night took place in Century City, CA Saturday, September 19th, where the entertainment industry came together for the ninth annual “Evening Before” party, benefitting MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund). More
Stars Help Raise Over $12 Million At BGC Charity Day

Stars Help Raise Over $12 Million At BGC Charity Day Sep 15, 2015

BGC Partners, Inc., a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, announced today that BGC, together with its affiliate Cantor Fitzgerald, raised approximately $12 million for charities around the world, at the companies’ 11th annual Charity Day on Friday, September 11, 2015. More
Film Highlights Women Who Define American Culture

Film Highlights Women Who Define American Culture Aug 26, 2015

Meet 15 women who have created and defined contemporary American culture in American Masters: The Women’s List, premiering nationwide Friday, September 25, 9-10 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) and available the same day on DVD via Perfect Day Films Inc. More
Stars Appeal To US Fish And Wildlife Service Over Killing Of Cecil The Lion

Stars Appeal To US Fish And Wildlife Service Over Killing Of Cecil The Lion Aug 3, 2015

Appalled by the tragedy surrounding Cecil the lion, who was killed by an American trophy hunter in Zimbabwe, celebrities from around the world are urging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to finalize its proposed rule to protect African lions under the Endangered Species Act. More
Pink Urges NYC Council To Vote On Horse-Drawn Carriage Bill

Pink Urges NYC Council To Vote On Horse-Drawn Carriage Bill Jun 25, 2015

Pink is encouraging her 26 million Twitter followers to join her in urging New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito to bring Intro 573 — the bill to retire horses from the city’s carriage trade — to a vote. More
Edie Falco Voices Orca Mother In PETA Campaign

Edie Falco Voices Orca Mother In PETA Campaign Jun 4, 2015

PETA has officially kicked off the cross-country tour of its new state-of-the-art “I, Orca” empathy project, which uses wireless Google virtual reality (VR) goggles to immerse potential SeaWorld visitors in a world where they can swim freely in the ocean with their orca family. More
Hilary Swank And Edie Falco Honored At ASPCA Bergh Ball

Hilary Swank And Edie Falco Honored At ASPCA Bergh Ball Apr 13, 2015

Hilary Swank and Edie Falco were honored during the weekend at the 18th Annual ASPCA Bergh Ball held at The Plaza Hotel in New York City. More
Hilary Swank, Edie Falco To Be Honored at Annual ASPCA Bergh Ball

Hilary Swank, Edie Falco To Be Honored at Annual ASPCA Bergh Ball Mar 13, 2015

The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) has announced they will honor two-time Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank and Emmy Award-winning actress Edie Falco at the annual ASPCA Bergh Ball on April 9, 2015, at The Plaza Hotel in New York. More
Edie Falco And Danny DeVito Stand Up For New Jersey Pigs

Edie Falco And Danny DeVito Stand Up For New Jersey Pigs Oct 27, 2014

Edie Falco, Danny DeVito, Martha Stewart, Bill Maher, Jon Bernthal, and Paul Wesley are united in publicly urging Gov. Chris Christie to ban the extreme confinement of breeding pigs in New Jersey. More
BGC Charity Day Commemorates September 11 Victims

BGC Charity Day Commemorates September 11 Victims Sep 11, 2014

BGC Charity Day has once again raised millions for charity in the US and the UK. More
Fun And Games Expected At Hamptons Paddle And Party For Pink

Fun And Games Expected At Hamptons Paddle And Party For Pink Jul 17, 2014

The third annual summer “Hamptons Paddle & Party for Pink” fundraiser, to be held on Saturday, August 16, 2014, benefiting The Breast Cancer Research Foundation will be an event in two parts — a multi-skill level paddle boarding race and a benefit party co-hosted by prominent New Yorkers Lisa and Richard Perry and full-time Hamptons residents Maria and Larry Baum. More
Noah Cyrus Wants You To Boycott The Circus

Noah Cyrus Wants You To Boycott The Circus Jan 15, 2014

Just days before Ringling Bros. arrives for its opening night in her hometown of Nashville, 13-year-old Noah Cyrus is urging the city’s school board — with a written and video appeal — to boycott the circus. More
Famous Vegetarians Featured On PETA Stamps

Famous Vegetarians Featured On PETA Stamps Nov 22, 2013

PETA has released a limited-edition stamp sheet featuring famous vegetarians. More
Stars Come Out For Evening Before Party

Stars Come Out For Evening Before Party Sep 25, 2013

Television’s biggest night took place in Century Park, CA this Saturday, September 21st, where the entertainment industry came together for the seventh annual “Evening Before” party, benefitting the MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund). More
Princes Break Trading World Record As Celebs Raise $12M for Charity

Princes Break Trading World Record As Celebs Raise $12M for Charity Sep 16, 2013

The trading floors were packed with stars, from Julianne Moore to Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, supporting BGC’s Charity Day on September 11th. More
110 Stories To Commemorate 9/11 Anniversary

110 Stories To Commemorate 9/11 Anniversary Aug 30, 2013

To commemorate the 12th anniversary of the events of Sept. 11, 2001, Sarah Tuft’s prestigious and storied play ‘110 Stories’, will be presented in Los Angeles on Sept. 11th at The Nate Holden Performing Arts Center. More
Kristen Bell And Dax Shepard Named As PETA's Sexiest Celebrity Vegetarians

Kristen Bell And Dax Shepard Named As PETA's Sexiest Celebrity Vegetarians Jun 27, 2013

It’s a year of “firsts” for Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard: the pair, who welcomed their first child in March, have just become the first couple to win the male and female divisions in PETA's annual Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrity contest. More
Vote For PETA's Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrity 2013

Vote For PETA's Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrity 2013 Jun 21, 2013

The only thing hotter than June’s rising temperatures may be the 100 nominees — 50 male and 50 female — who are in the running to be named PETA's Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrity 2013. More
Stars Donate To Hillsides Foster Soles Auction

Stars Donate To Hillsides Foster Soles Auction May 31, 2013

Hillsides, a Los Angeles children’s charity, kicked off its fifth annual Foster Soles celebrity auction at Bar Celona restaurant in Pasadena on May 22. More