Lady Gaga, Billy Porter and Will and Grace star Eric McCormack join Elton John to host the Oscar charity party.
For the 30th year the singer is organizing a party to raise money for himself Elton John AIDS Foundation. This year’s event marks a return to a face-to-face meeting after last year’s party took place online due to the pandemic.
A watch party that will coincide with The Oscars will be held on March 27 in Los Angeleshas raised more than $ 86 million to date, organizers said.
Singer and songwriter Brandi Carlisle will perform during the event.
Porter is an Amy star who won the Pose Award, a show that last year completed four seasons on FX. In recent years, he and Gaga have attended the Oscars, wearing stunning images on the red carpet. McCormack won an Emmy Award for his role as Will in the NBC series “Will & Grace” during its initial screening in the early 2000s and starred in its recent renaissance.
“Lady Gaga, Billy Porter and Eric McCormack are not only amazingly talented, but have also made a big contribution to the visibility of LGBTQ + and inclusion in entertainment – both on screen and in music,” said co-chair David Furnish, chairman of the foundation. and husband John. . “It’s a great honor for me that this group joined me on stage in West Hollywood Park to stand up for all the marginalized groups affected by HIV.”
The Foundation fights against discrimination against AIDS patients and has programs to treat, prevent infections and lobby programs in governments that help people with HIV.
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