CBS Announces 'CBS Daytime After Dark' to Support Stand Up to Cancer, 10/8
CBS Daytime announces a free fan event, CBS DAYTIME AFTER DARK, featuring an evening of stand-up comedy from some of CBS Daytime's biggest stars, on Tuesday, Oct. 8 to benefit the charity Stand Up To Cancer, a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, which funds groundbreaking cancer research.
World famous comedians and CBS Daytime stars Drew Carey (THE PRICE IS RIGHT), Wayne Brady with Jonathan Mangum and keyboardist Cat Gray (LET'S MAKE A DEAL), Aisha Tyler and Sheryl Underwood (THE TALK) will perform live at the Legendary Comedy Store on Sunset Blvd. in West Hollywood, Calif. Actor and comedian Billy Gardell (MIKE AND MOLLY) will serve as host of the evening.
"CBS Daytime is proud to have some of the best comedic talent hosting our top-rated line-up," said Angelica McDaniel, Senior Vice President of CBS Daytime Programming. "This special night of comedy offers an unparalleled opportunity to showcase these amazing talents, while benefitting a great cause in Stand Up To Cancer."
Fans can RSVP to the event via email to CBSEvents@cbs.com. Entry is subject to availability. Must be age 21 or over.
CBS Daytime has been #1 in the daypart for 27 consecutive years, featuring a balance of dramas, game shows and talk. The Network's daytime lineup includes television's #1-rated daytime program and longest-running game show THE PRICE IS RIGHT, the #1 daytime drama THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS, daytime television's fastest-growing network talk show THE TALK, as well as The Bold and the Beautiful and LET'S MAKE A DEAL.
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About Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C)
Stand Up To Cancer - an initiative of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, a non-profit organization - began in the USA in 2008 with a landmark telecast on the ABC, CBS and NBC networks. The third U.S.-based telecast was broadcast on ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX and 22 cable networks on Sept. 7, 2012. Internationally, in addition to the Netherlands, Stand Up To Cancer launched in the United Kingdom with a four-hour live televised fundraiser on Channel 4 in collaboration with Cancer Research U.K. on Oct. 17, 2012.