James Cromwell Honored With PETA's Hero To Animals Award

James Cromwell Honored With PETA's Hero To Animals Award Jan 16, 2018

Last week, at the height of awards season, film and television icon James Cromwell received PETA's annual Hero to Animals Award for his lifetime of activism at a special dinner at Sublime Restaurant & Bar in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. More
James Cromwell To Be Honored At Private Awards-Season Bash At Sublime

James Cromwell To Be Honored At Private Awards-Season Bash At Sublime Jan 11, 2018

It’s the height of the awards season, and film and television icon James Cromwell is to receive PETA's annual Hero to Animals Award at a special dinner honoring him on Thursday at South Florida’s Sublime Restaurant & Bar. More
James Cromwell Leads PETA Protest Against SeaWorld

James Cromwell Leads PETA Protest Against SeaWorld Jul 26, 2017

Armed with a megaphone and wearing a shirt proclaiming, “SeaWorld Sucks,” Academy Award nominee James Cromwell has led a group of PETA supporters in a takeover of SeaWorld’s “Orca Encounter” show, telling visitors about the company’s history of premature orca deaths. More
James Cromwell Goes To Jail To Fight Fracking

James Cromwell Goes To Jail To Fight Fracking Jul 25, 2017

In December 2015, actor and environmentalist James Cromwell and five other activists were arrested for chaining themselves together to block the entrance of a power plant construction site in Wawayanda, New York, which lasted for almost a half hour. Instead of paying a fine for the offence, Cromwell chose a seven-day jail sentence, which began July 14, 2017, in the hopes of bringing more attention to the matter. More
Shameless Star Emma Kenney Calls On Viewers To Ditch Meat In Powerful New Video

Shameless Star Emma Kenney Calls On Viewers To Ditch Meat In Powerful New Video Jul 4, 2017

Emma Kenney — currently filming season 8 of the hit Showtime series Shameless — is teaming up with Mercy For Animals to expose the animal cruelty and environmental devastation caused by factory farming. More
James Cromwell Wants You To Give Pigs A Break This Easter

James Cromwell Wants You To Give Pigs A Break This Easter Apr 13, 2017

Just in time for Easter, Babe star James Cromwell is hitting the airwaves in some of the country’s most “Bible-minded” cities to encourage Christians to celebrate a ham-free Easter. More
Farm Sanctuary Celebrates 30 Years With Star-Studded Gala

Farm Sanctuary Celebrates 30 Years With Star-Studded Gala Nov 16, 2016

Farm Sanctuary's 30th Anniversary Gala brought out the compassion in Angelenos, celebrities and animal advocates from across the region and country-wide to celebrate 30 years of rescue, education and advocacy for farm animals, the largest population of abused animals on Earth. More
Sharon Stone And James Cromwell To Tackle Cyber-Bullying In The Principle

Sharon Stone And James Cromwell To Tackle Cyber-Bullying In The Principle Jan 15, 2016

“One of the greatest ways to capture the attention and teach our world about the devastating effect of bullying is through film. One healing film that goes viral can quickly impact more hearts and minds than one million classes on the subject,” says John Viscount, creator of the powerful new screenplay The Principle. More
James Cromwell Speaks To Student Animal Legal Defense Fund

James Cromwell Speaks To Student Animal Legal Defense Fund Nov 23, 2015

Award-winning actor James Cromwell met with Cardozo School of Law’s Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF) chapter to discuss his journey to animal activism. More
Stars Call On Ringling To Retire All Exotic Animals

Stars Call On Ringling To Retire All Exotic Animals Oct 13, 2015

What do Anjelica Huston, Joaquin Phoenix, William H. Macy, George Lopez, RZA, James Cromwell, Tony Hawk, Jason Biggs, and Pamela Anderson all have in common? More
Anjelica Huston And Pamela Anderson Host PETA's 35th Anniversary Gala

Anjelica Huston And Pamela Anderson Host PETA's 35th Anniversary Gala Oct 1, 2015

Sir Paul McCartney – joined by Beck – performed for a sell-out, star-studded crowd Wednesday night at PETA US’ 35th anniversary gala at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles. 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
Congress Moves To Help Lab Monkeys

Congress Moves To Help Lab Monkeys Jun 29, 2015

Congress has taken action to put cruel psychological experiments on infant monkeys at the National Institutes of Health and other NIH experiments under the microscope, following pleas from Dr. Jane Goodall, Oscar-nominated actor James Cromwell, and TV icon Bob Barker. More
Bob Barker To Congress: Stop NIH's Cruel Experiments On Baby Monkeys

Bob Barker To Congress: Stop NIH's Cruel Experiments On Baby Monkeys May 12, 2015

As Congress deliberates the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) budget bill for next year, every single member will receive a video message starring Bob Barker — but it’s no The Price Is Right retrospective. More
James Cromwell: Watch My Disturbing Horse-Racing Video And Skip The Derby Parties

James Cromwell: Watch My Disturbing Horse-Racing Video And Skip The Derby Parties May 1, 2015

With the Kentucky Derby set to kick off the Triple Crown this weekend, James Cromwell is making his first (and only) bet: “I bet you that at least three horses will be killed on a racetrack today,” the Emmy Award–winning actor begins in his new video for PETA. More
James Cromwell: Switch State Beverage From Milk To Apple Cider

James Cromwell: Switch State Beverage From Milk To Apple Cider Mar 2, 2015

Last week, award-winning actor and former Vermonter James Cromwell sent a letter on PETA's behalf to Vermont’s governor, Peter Shumlin, asking him to consider changing the state beverage from dairy milk to apple cider. More
Sam Simon Named As Honorary Director Of PETA

Sam Simon Named As Honorary Director Of PETA Feb 6, 2015

Sam Simon — co-creator of The Simpsons and renowned philanthropist— has been named an honorary director of PETA. More
James Cromwell To Spend 75th Birthday Protesting Cruel Experiments On Monkeys

James Cromwell To Spend 75th Birthday Protesting Cruel Experiments On Monkeys Jan 28, 2015

Academy Award nominee and longtime PETA activist James Cromwell has big plans for his 75th birthday — moderating PETA’s Capitol Hill congressional briefing on the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) maternal-deprivation experiments on baby monkeys. More
Peter Gabriel Lashes Out At Air France Over Animal Cruelty

Peter Gabriel Lashes Out At Air France Over Animal Cruelty May 21, 2014

Fresh from his induction as a solo artist into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Peter Gabriel is the latest celebrity to fire off a letter on PETA's behalf calling on Air France to stop transporting monkeys to laboratories, where they are caged, experimented on and killed. More
Jane Goodall Joins Protests Against Air France

Jane Goodall Joins Protests Against Air France May 15, 2014

Globally renowned primate expert Dr. Jane Goodall has fired off an e-mail on PETA's behalf to Alexandre de Juniac, chair and chief executive officer of Air France, urging him to end the company’s shipment of monkeys to laboratories, where they are caged, poisoned, crippled, and then killed. More
James Cromwell Protests Against Air France

James Cromwell Protests Against Air France Apr 29, 2014

Emmy Award–winning American Horror Story star James Cromwell locked himself in a shipping crate at Los Angeles International Airport on Monday as part of PETA's protest against Air France. More
Bill Maher Calls Students To Stop Cat Cruelty

Bill Maher Calls Students To Stop Cat Cruelty Oct 10, 2013

Everyone at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW) got a surprise phone call today from Real Time host Bill Maher on behalf of PETA: a voice message recorded by the comedian to stop the school’s cruel cat experiments. 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
James Cromwell Warns That Racing Kills Horses

James Cromwell Warns That Racing Kills Horses Jun 6, 2013

If actor James Cromwell has his way, every attendee at the Belmont Stakes will get a firsthand reminder of the deadly toll that thoroughbred racing takes on horses. More
James Cromwell Arrested During Cat Abuse Protest

James Cromwell Arrested During Cat Abuse Protest Feb 8, 2013

Academy Award nominee and longtime PETA activist James Cromwell was arrested Thursday morning after interrupting a University of Wisconsin (UW) Board of Regents meeting to demand an end to cruel and deadly brain experiments on scores of cats at UW-Madison. More
James Cromwell Speaks Out Against Violence To Animals

James Cromwell Speaks Out Against Violence To Animals Nov 5, 2012

His character on the upcoming season of American Horror Story may relish violence, but in real life, James Cromwell is committed to ending it. More
Celebrities Speak Out: Walmart Pork Is Cruelty On A Fork

Celebrities Speak Out: Walmart Pork Is Cruelty On A Fork Aug 23, 2012

Hollywood stars are squealing mad over Walmart’s treatment of pigs after an undercover investigation exposed rampant cruelty to animals at a factory farm supplying pork to the retail giant. More
Stars To Perform Cats For Cat Charity

Stars To Perform Cats For Cat Charity Aug 5, 2011

A host of stars will take part in a very special one-night-only performance of the musical Cats to support a very worthy charity this weekend. More
James Cromwell Calls On Jockey Club To Stop Horse Slaughter

James Cromwell Calls On Jockey Club To Stop Horse Slaughter May 9, 2011

As Derby weekend began, Oscar- and three-time Emmy-nominee James Cromwell sent an urgent letter to James Gagliano, president of The Jockey Club, calling on him to adopt PETA's proposal for a concrete plan to help fund the retirement of thoroughbred racehorses. More
Farm Sanctuary Celebrates 25 Years Of Animal Protection

Farm Sanctuary Celebrates 25 Years Of Animal Protection Mar 22, 2011

This year, Farm Sanctuary, the organization responsible for bringing farm animal issues into the mainstream consciousness celebrates its 25th anniversary. More