LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller Rogen's Hilarity for Charity® (HFC), a movement led by the couple and established with the Alzheimer's Association® to inspire change and raise awareness of Alzheimer's disease among the millennial generation, today announced entertainment icon Snoop Dogg as headliner of their Fifth Annual Variety Show: Halloween. Snoop is set to perform several songs throughout the evening on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at the Hollywood Palladium.
"Each year, we set out to plan a show that will entertain and make people laugh. With Snoop as our headliner, I think we can guarantee our audience a pretty incredible evening! We can't wait to see what he has cooked up," said Rogen.
"When my man Seth asked me to join Hilarity for Charity, I didn't think twice. It's great to support Seth, HFC and the team at the Alzheimer's Association in providing help and research to those in need."
"We are so lucky to have such talented supporters like Snoop help us raise awareness and funds for this important cause," said Miller Rogen of Snoop's support. "We wouldn't be able to make the impact that we do without the generosity of others, and we are thrilled to have Snoop on board this year!"
Rogen and Miller Rogen established the Hilarity for Charity Fund in 2012 as part of the Alzheimer's Association, through which monies raised are directed to help families affected by Alzheimer's care, increase support groups nationwide and fund cutting edge research. The flagship Los Angeles Variety Show continues to create the next generation of Alzheimer's advocates through an evening filled with music and comedy.
Past Variety Show musical guests have included Miley Cyrus, The Backstreet Boys, Bell Biv Devoe, Bruno Mars and Mayer Hawthorne. HFC's Variety Shows have attracted some of Hollywood's biggest stars, with performances and appearances by James Franco, Leslie Jones, Judd Apatow, Aziz Ansari, Jack Black, Ty Burrell, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Kevin Hart, Samuel L. Jackson, Nick Kroll, Leslie Mann, Paul Rudd, Sarah Silverman and many more!
Supporters can also enter to win the chance to attend this year's event as Seth and Lauren Rogen's VIP guests by donating to HFC through their CrowdRise Campaign. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.hilarityforcharity.org.
About Hilarity for Charity
In 2012, Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller Rogen (along with some amazing friends), created Hilarity for Charity (HFC), a movement to inspire change and raise awareness of Alzheimer's disease among the millennial generation. They later established the Hilarity for Charity Fund as part of the Alzheimer's Association, through which monies raised are directed to help families struggling with Alzheimer's care, increase support groups nationwide, and fund cutting edge research. Since its inception, Hilarity for Charity has raised over $5 million to support these efforts. Through evenings filled with music and comedy, the flagship Los Angeles Variety Show is creating the next generation of Alzheimer's advocates. Join the online conversation by using the hashtag #HFC, and following Hilarity for Charity on Twitter (@Hilar4Charity), Instagram (@hilarityforcharity) and liking us on Facebook.com/hilarity4charity. For more information, hilarityforcharity.org.
About Alzheimer's Association®
The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research. Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's. For more information, visit alz.org®.
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