Stephen Hawking ‘Very Proud’ of Eddie Redmayne For His Oscar Best Actor Win

Stephen Hawking took to Facebook Sunday to congratulate Eddie Redmayne on his Oscar win for best actor for his portrayal of the ALS-afflicted physicist in The Theory Of Everything. Stephen Hawking was unable to attend the awards ceremony in Los…

Renée Zellweger Doesn’t Let Friends Fight Alone

Nanci Ryder, founder of bicoastal BWR Public Relations and talent publicist, was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease, also known as ALS, in August, while the entire country was completing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. “Unless they find a cure, it’s…

Two-Year-Old’s Ice Bucket Challenge Likely Outdoes All to Follow

Keep Ice Bucket Challenging, folks. It’s raised a ton of money for ALS research and it continues to provide us with some pretty great videos – either successful and clever or absolute failures. Both are funny. Keep ’em coming. But…

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…

Benedict Cumberbatch Rocks the Ice Bucket Challenge

There has been no shortage of celebrities posting videos of themselves doing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge over the past couple of weeks, and now Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch has joined the ranks. The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is used…

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…

Samsung Just Had to Turn the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge into an Ad

Like President Obama and his views on gay marriage or a pokemon, I can evolve. My initial feelings on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge were cynical, to say the least. Just donate the damn money, you’re only doing this for…

Gwyneth Paltrow Makes Surprising Ice Bucket Call Out

We’ve now seen many celebrities take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Seeing who they nominate is almost as fun as watching them get showered with ice cold water. Gwyneth Paltrow had been called out by Martha Stewart, trainer Tracy Anderson,…

Hayden Panettiere Confirms Pregnancy During Ice Bucket Challenge

Hayden Panettiere is the latest celebrity to take on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money for Lou Gehrig’s disease. On Wednesday, August 20, Hayden completed her challenge and confirmed her pregnancy with Wladimir Klitschko while doing so. Hayden…

Ice Bucket Challenge: Even Celebs Are Doing It

The Ice Bucket Challenge has taken over social networks and it’s hard to scroll down your newsfeed without seeing a video or photo of someone before or after they have had ice water dumped over their head. The Ice Bucket…