GEORGE CLOONEY TO HOST HAITI TELETHON... (UPDATED)
George Clooney will host a telethon to help raise money for Haiti.
Clooney plans to host a telethon on MTV next Friday and it will air across MTV’s various networks including VH1.
Late yesterday, several other networks, including
ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox, HBO and CNN
, also have agreed to carry the program.
The event will be produced by Joel Gallen, who also produced the "Tribute to Heroes" 9/11 telethon.
In January 2005, Clooney organized the Tsunami Aid telethon, a multinetwork event that collected relief funds for the victims of the Asian disaster.