As the summer winds down there was one more big bash in the East End Saturday night. The Apollo in the Hamptons benefit brought in more than $3 million for Harlem’s famed Apollo Theater. The star-studded guests came from the worlds of entertainment, news and politics, reports Page Six. Including, Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie, “who was dancing on a chair by the evening’s end.” Bill O’Reilly, Jon Bon Jovi, Rep. Eric Cantor, Howard Stern, also, “Katie Holmes rocked out onstage with Jamie Foxx, Lenny Kravitz — and Colin Powell.”
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CNN national correspondent Alina Cho is back with a special edition of Fashion: Backstage Pass from Paris. The biggest designers have been showing off their custom-made, hand-sewn looks (haute couture means “high sewing,” ICYDK) for this fall and winter. Cho attended Paris fashion week and went one-on-one with Donatella Versace, (above) Karl Lagerfeld, and takes viewers inside the Paris home of Lenny Kravitz.
Fashion: Backstage Pass from Paris airs today at 2:30pmET on CNN.
Tomorrow night, CNN’s Larry King hosts a special 2-hour “Larry King Live” telethon to provide relief to those affected by the BP oil spill with reports from CNN anchors/correspondents Anderson Cooper, Soledad O’Brien, Kyra Phillips and Rob Marciano along the Gulf.
“Disaster In The Gulf: How You Can Help” airs at 8pmET.
As King described it on his show the other night, Ryan Seacrest will be “kind of co-hosting as well,” along with special celebrity guests including Justin Bieber, Cameron Diaz, Tim McGraw, Kathy Griffin, and Lenny Kravitz.
“The Gulf oil spill is a disaster both national and natural in scope, and the point of this effort is to get immediate relief to the people and Wildlife who are in urgent need,” says longtime CNN Larry King Live Senior Executive Producer Wendy Walker. “The telethon’s proceeds go directly to the relief organizations who are working on the frontlines to do just that.”
More details after the jump…