Clinton meets privately with Hollywood big shots
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Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonPaltry wage gains, rising deficits two key tax reform concerns Trump pressed Sessions to fire FBI agents who sent anti-Trump texts: report DNC sues Russia, Trump campaign and WikiLeaks over alleged election interference MORE mingled with a small group of Hollywood moguls at a private two-hour meeting at Jeffrey Katzenberg’s house before heading to Studio City, Calif., for one of the biggest fundraisers of her campaign on Saturday, The Hill has learned.  

Among those gathered for the private meet-and-greet at Katzenberg’s Beverly Hills manse were George Lucas and wife Melody Hobson, Steven Spielberg and Kate Capshaw, director James Cameron, media mogul Haim Saban, sports agent Casey Wasserman, and George Clooney and his wife, Amal.

The private gathering was meant as a show of solidarity from the entertainment industry’s biggest fundraisers, who have rallied behind Clinton’s bid for presidency. 

After the meeting wrapped up, the Hollywood execs quickly made their way over to the Clooneys’ hillside home, where a well-monied crowd of supporters had paid up to $100,000 per couple to see the former secretary of State. 

Nearby, about 75 Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersHannity snaps back at 'Crybaby' Todd: 'Only conservatives have to disclose relationships?' Chuck Todd lashes out at Fox, defends wife in radio interview Trump pressed Sessions to fire FBI agents who sent anti-Trump texts: report MORE supporters — including Titanic actress Frances Fisher — had gathered at the home of one of Clooney’s neighbors, Howard Gold, whose family founded the 99 Cents Only Stores. They stood along the road, holding up pro-Sanders signs as Clinton’s supporters drove past. 

The group showered Clinton’s motorcade with 1,000 $1 bills to symbolize their frustrations with the large number of big-dollar donations going into her campaign.  

“We’re not trying to be disruptive or disrespectful,” Gold told The Hill. “We’re just trying to make a statement."