All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘ALS ice bucket challenge’

Jerry Lewis: MDA Pulls Plug on Labor Day Telethon

Jerry Lewis hosted the Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon on Labor Day Weekend for 45 years. On Friday, MDA executive vice-president Steve Ford announced the telethon has ended. For the last two years, what once was a 24-hour event, only received two hours of air time. “It’s not a 21-hour world anymore,” he said of the telethon, during which Jerry Lewis …

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Courteney Cox Accepts Jennifer Aniston’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Courteney Cox was challenged by her BFF and former Friends costar to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, and accepted the challenge poolside–with the help of ‘Sing’ and ‘A Team’ crooner Ed Sheeran. Cox is engaged to Snow Patrol’s Johnny McDaid, who was challenged as part of her participation in the fundraiser and act of increasing awareness about the …

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Kelly Clarkson Reveals Post-Baby Body

Kelly Clarkson is the latest celebrity to take on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, and while doing so, she took the opportunity to show off her post-baby body. On Thursday, August 21, while wearing a pair of black leggings and a purple t-shirt, the former American Idol winner joked that she had been nominated by tons of mean people to …

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Neil Patrick Harris Takes On ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Nominated By Ben Affleck

Neil Patrick Harris gamely accepted the ALS ice bucket challenge he received from actor-director Ben Affleck. Affleck’s nomination made him feel “flattered”, the How I Met Your Mother star said. Affleck’s challenge was one of the three Harris received, the two others coming from Jayma Mays and Cookie Monster. Harris joked in an interview with the Daily News that he …

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Jennifer Aniston Takes On ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Nominated By Justin Theroux

As one of the most recognizable faces in Hollywood, actress Jennifer Aniston can be a strong advocate for many types of campaigns and causes. She recently showed her support for the awareness of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). On Saturday, Aniston’s fiancé, actor Justin Theroux, performed the ALS ice bucket challenge and included her name as one of his nominees to …

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Michelle Rodriguez, Zac Efrons’ Summer Fling Comes to an End

Oh dear, summer must really be over. Kids are back in school, birds are flocking before heading south for the winter, Labor Day is just around the corner, and Zac Efron and Michelle Rodriguez‘ summer fling is over. ~sigh~ According to Us Weekly, the That Awkward Moment actor and Rodriquez are no longer dating, or getting it on, or whatever …

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Nina Dobrev Makes the Ice Bucket Challenge Hot

Nina Dobrev can make anything she does look hot — even dumping a bucket-load of ice water over her head. The Vampire Diaries star is just the latest in a world gone ice-bucket crazy to say yes to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. You all know the premise. If you accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge — a rather brilliant …

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Vanessa Hudgens: ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Vanessa Hudgens and sister Stella Hudgens stepped up to the plate–or under the bucket–to participate in the popular ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, to raise both awareness and funds to battle this cruel disease. Vanessa was nominated by sister Stella who completed the task ahead of the High School Musical and Spring Breakers star. “@weeknds you did this to me! I …

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Conan O’Brien Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Conan O’Brien has joined the list of celebrities and several of your Facebook friends. The talk show host admitted to being called out by many different people to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in order to raise awareness. ALS is also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has been a viral sensation all week on …

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