Famous People Who Are Pitching In And Helping Out

PSA: Be safe, stay home, and stay informed. -Ed

If they wanted to, famous people could just sit all this out while drinking Cristal and eating foie gras by the bucketload. But they're not -- well, not all of them, anyway.

Here are some that are closer to the Robin Hood end of the spectrum than the Sheriff of Nottingham end.


A bunch of famous comedians helped out their less lucky colleagues. CHAPPELLE Bill Burr, Neal Brennan, and Dave Chappelle all took part in a live threSource: Entertainment Weekly


Tina Fey helped raise $115 million for New Yorkers hit by COVID. TR B F EST She hosted Rise Up New York!, a virtual telethon that also featured celebsSource: AP News


Slipknot singer Corey Taylor raised $150,000 for COVID relief. He auctioned his guitar on eBay for 000, and eBay matched that with $75,000 of its own.Source: Metal Injection


Celebs are reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, chapter by chapter. Daniel Radcliffe did the first chapter, and Noma Dumezweni CHermione GraSource: Deadline, Wizarding World


Matthew Mcconaughey and his wife delivered masks in their truck. They took 110,000 masks donated by Lincoln Motor Company and brought them to rural hoSource: KLTV


Rapper Jim Jones became a quarantine fitness influencer. His Quarantine Fitness Tutorials teach you how to work out with everyday items you've got lSource: VICE


Ken Jeong and Joel McHale digest the news in podcast form. COPY CENTIR On The Darkest Timeline, they boil down the news in a way that lets you know exSource: Entertainment Tonight


Salesforce founder Marc Benioff spent $25 million on PPE for the University of California, San Francisco. He's been a major UCSF benefactor, so the chSource: The New York Times


Magic Johnson is helping female- and OC-owned business keep going. Equitrust Life Insurance Co., which he's the majority owner of, will give $100 millSource: CNN


Bill Murray and Guy Fieri and their sons had a nacho contest. RELIE GUY & HUNTER FIERI FRSTAURANT BILL & HOMER MURRAY JERION It was on the Food NetworSource: Entertainment Weekly


Banksy donated a painting TO the Southampton General Hospital. He left a note with it saying Thanks for all you're doing. I hope this brightens the pSource: artnet


Emilia Clarke will be reading poetry on Instagram. And she'll be joined by friends and performers -presumably, other celebs. Those people will also Source: Mashable