Red Nose Day arrived at NBC yesterday, and among the fun and hoopla, an avalanche of British stars turning out to perform skits and songs and generally lark about. They’re doing so in order to raise money for Comic Relief, a charity set up by Richard Curtis and British comedian Lenny Henry to tackle famine and other effects of global poverty.
Look, here they all are in one hit, a BAFTA of celebrities; Cumberbatch, Mirren, McKellen, Redmayne… the lot:
And, taking things up a notch, Chris Martin and Coldplay made this short film—narrated by Liam Neeson—about their musical of Game of Thrones, starring some of the cast of Game of Thrones:
And there were these shocking revelations for fans of Daniel Craig, Hugh Grant, Hugh Bonneville, Liam Neeson and others:
And to round things off, Ed Sheeran sang “The Rainbow Connection” with Kermit the Frog:
It was that kind of a do.
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