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Seth Meyers, David Duchovny, Jane Krakowski to host NBC's all-star charity event 'Red Nose Day'

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Wed, May 20th 2015 06:55 pm
Seth Meyers (NBC photo)
Seth Meyers (NBC photo)

Ed Sheeran, Josh Groban, Christian Slater, Al Roker, Andy Cohen, Kellan Lutz and Kermit the Frog join cast of over 100 stars being "funny for money" to help change the lives of children living in poverty in the U.S. and abroad

Seth Meyers, David Duchovny and Jane Krakowski will host "Red Nose Day," NBC's star-studded charity event airing Thursday, May 21 (8-11 p.m. ET). And Ed Sheeran, Josh Groban, Christian Slater, Al Roker, Andy Cohen, Kellan Lutz and Kermit the Frog are joining the "fun-raising" special to help lift children out of poverty in the U.S. and in some of the poorest communities in the world. 

Meyers, Duchovny and Krakowski will each host one hour of the three-hour live event happening at New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom. The inaugural benefit will feature comedy, videos produced by Funny Or Die, music performances and short appeals films shedding light on those in need. 

More than 100 stars have now been announced for the star-studded benefit, including Julia Roberts, Will Ferrell, Jimmy Fallon, Blake Shelton, Richard Gere, Reese Witherspoon, Jack Black, Michelle Rodriguez, Julianne Moore, Pharrell, One Direction, Keith Urban, John Mellencamp, John Krasinski, Zac Efron and Nick Cannon. 

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