L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti, Marcus Mumford, Charlie Puth and Amy Adams Join Richard Weitz’s Starry Zoom Party – Hollywood Reporter
The WME partner and his daughter Demi have pivoted their Zoom concert series from a way to connect during isolated times to a major charitable endeavor that has now raised $300,000 and climbing.
WME partner Richard Weitz’s talent-packed Zoom concert series hit a new high note Saturday — the highest office in Los Angeles.
L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti kicked off the VIP event at 1 p.m. as he welcomed a virtual audience that quickly maxed out at 500, where it hovered for the next three hours as Weitz, 51, and his daughter Demi, 17, presided over the latest pandemic party in a series that has pivoted from a way to connect amid a global crisis to a major philanthropic endeavor. Garcetti, for one, took note and helped confirm the day’s cause: raising money for Cedars-Sinai Medical Center’s COVID-19 relief efforts, specifically to support nurses, employees and caregivers. Read more.