SU2C airs on September 7 at 8PM on CBC, CTV, City TV, and Global.
The 2018 Stand Up To Cancer live fundraising special brings together major networks and the biggest stars in entertainment, for one night of music, laughter, and inspiration.
With a dazzling array of top talent, SU2C will return on Friday, September 7th, for the sixth roadblock telecast. For the third time, Stand Up To Cancer Canada will simultaneously broadcast a Canada-inclusive, commercial-free telecast. This year, Bradley Cooper, Academy Award®-nominated actor, will return as co-executive producer.
This year’s event marks an important milestone in SU2C history: 10 years of making an impact and raising funds for groundbreaking cancer research that is helping to save lives now. An essential part of SU2C’s mission is to leverage the entertainment industry in a way that spreads our message and engages the public. Hundreds of celebrities have supported the SU2C biennial telecasts over the past 10 years, and names of participants as well as music performers for the 2018 telecast will be announced in the weeks and months leading up to the telecast. Stars who have taken part in the previous five SU2C telecasts include:
Alison Sweeney, America Ferrera, Anna Kendrick, Ben Stiller, Bree Turner, Brenda Song, Celine Dion, Charlie Puth, Charlie Wilson, Dave Franco, Denzel Washington, Dierks Bentley, Ed Helms, Emma Stone, Eric Stonestreet, Eva Longoria, Felicity Huffman, Gallant, Gwyneth Paltrow, Halle Berry, Italia Ricci, Jessica Alba, Jaime King, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Jillian Michaels, Jimmy Smits, Jon Hamm, Jordana Brewster, Julia Roberts, Justin Timberlake, Keith Urban, Ken Jeong, Kerry Washington, Kristen Wiig, Kyle MacLachlan, Little Big Town, Lori Laughlin, Marcia Cross, Marg Helgenberger, Matt Bomer, Matt Damon, Maura Tierney, Michael Douglas, Reese Witherspoon, Rita Wilson, Rob Lowe, Rob Riggle, Robert Downey Jr., Samuel L. Jackson, Seth Rogan, Tom Hanks, Tony Goldwyn, Tony Hale, Sofia Vergara, Sonequa Martin-Green, Taylor Swift, and Viola Davis.