Tag Archives: Stand Up to Cancer

Katie Couric is Honorary National Chair of National Parkinson Foundation

HollywoodNews.com: Katie Couric has agreed to be the honorary national chair of the National Parkinson Foundation’s (NPF) inaugural Moving Day campaign. Moving Day is the first grassroots campaign to spotlight Parkinson’s disease (PD) awareness on a national level. The importance of good care for people with Parkinson’s is near and[...]

Laura Ziskin, producer and Oscar powerhouse, dies at 61

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Laura Ziskin, a powerhouse behind the scenes in Hollywood, died on Sunday at trhe age of 61. Ziskin, whose producing credits include “Pretty Woman,” “No Way Out,” “Too Die For,” “Murphy’s Romance,” “As Good as It Gets” and Sam Raimi’s “Spider-Man” trilogy, was diagnosed with breast[...]

Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens take a stand against cancer

HollywoodNews.com: Young Hollywood is getting involved in a cause that keeps growing everywhere, Stand Up to Cancer. These stars are helping out to raise awareness of the seriousness and odds of getting cancer. Hollyscoop reports that stars like Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens and Dakota Fanning are taking part in the[...]