November 25, 2009
Celebrating the human-animal bond, the new Hallmark "Hall of Fame" movie, premiering on Sunday, November 29, is the ideal holiday greeting.
November 11, 2009
A former Genesis Awards winner and nominee, Bones continues to set a high standard for animal issue storylines in the Best Drama category with last week's episode. Centered on a murder investigation at a factory farm, the story takes a no-holds-barred look at the inhumane slaughter of chickens raised for food.
October 2, 2009
Designer Nick Friedberg has created a jacquard fabric bracelet and matching canine companion collar for his 2010 NSF Spring collection and 100% of NSF's profits goes toward supporting the Stop Puppy Mills campaign. He and GQ Magazine decided to throw a star-studded party in the Hollywood Hills to raise awareness.
September 9, 2009
It was all in for the animals—and for underserved youths—when supporters of The HSUS gathered in the Hollywood Hills on Saturday, May 9 for "Casino Royale: Playing for Change." An evening of casino games and a celebrity poker tournament, it marked the kick off of a campaign to bring The HSUS's "End Dogfighting" program to Los Angeles, where the blood sport has reached epidemic proportion.
August 17, 2009
Reid Scott, star of the TBS comedy "My Boys", told the Hollywood office of The HSUS that he would do whatever he could to help animals. When asked if he would film some PSAs in support of launching our End Dogfighting program in L.A., Reid stepped up for the animals.
June 22, 2009
Cinema Chimp, the extraordinary story of Cheeta, one of Hollywood's most famous chimpanzee "actors," has won a $25,000 documentary grant from The HSUS for exploring the controversial issue of using primates in entertainment.
April 14, 2009
Celebrities like Ellen DeGeneres, Portia de Rossi and Oprah Winfrey helped the successful Yes! On Prop 2 campaign for California's ballot in 2008 by lending their names, their time, and their pocket books. This list of supporters also included Moby, Carole King, Hilary Duff, Alicia Silverstone, Tobey Maguire and Russell Simmons.
March 29, 2009
As joint recipients of the 2009 Wyler Award, Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi were honored at The 23rd Genesis Awards on March 28, 2009 in Beverly Hills, California. The Wyler Award is given to a celebrity or public figure who has made news on behalf of animals.
February 25, 2009
The HSUS will roll out the red carpet for at The 23rd Genesis Awards ceremony on March 28 in Beverly Hills, Calif.
October 7, 2008
The stars shone brightly at a Bel Air estate on September 28, 2008 when Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi hosted more than 400 supporters of Proposition 2, a popular reform on the California election ballot to phase out the most extreme confinement and abuse of animals on factory farms.