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Beyonce, George Clooney among stars joining Harvey relief telethon

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An all-star lineup of famous faces — including Beyonce, George Clooney, Oprah Winfrey, Barbra Streisand and Reese Witherspoon, among many others — are teaming up for a telethon to raise money for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.

The benefit, called “Hand in Hand,” will air live on NBC, CBS, ABC, Fox and CMT at 8 p.m. on Sept. 12, according to a website created for the telecast.

A dizzying number of stars are poised to participate in the hourlong special, including: Julia Roberts, Jamie Foxx, Kelly Rowland, Blake Shelton, Matthew McConaughey, George Strait, Michael Strahan, Matt Lauer, Tori Kelly, Norah O’Donnell, Karlie Kloss, Adam Sandler, Rob Lowe, Ryan Seacrest and Dennis Quaid.

{mosads}Organizers say proceeds from the telethon will benefit a variety of charitable organizations in the Lone Star State, including the United Way of Greater Houston, Save the Children, Direct Relief, Feeding Texas, Habitat for Humanity and The Mayor’s Fund for Hurricane Harvey Relief.

Rapper Bun B and music talent manager Scooter Braun are behind the telecast, an announcement from ABC says.

Bun B told TMZ last week that President Trump would not be among the VIPs featured at the charity event, unless he agreed to appear among a group of former living commanders in chief.

“After what [Trump] did in Charlottesville, he’s not a symbol of unity and it would rub people the wrong way,” the performer told the entertainment news site.

Trump has visited Texas twice since the category 4 hurricane made landfall there on Aug. 25. More than 50 people have died as a result of the storm, according to the Houston Chronicle.

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