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Sophia Bush Puts the Gulf Oil Spill on the Run

Celebuzz | August 16, 2010 - 3:29 pm

Sophia Bush is not standing still for this Gulf Coast oil spill mess.
The One Tree Hill actress is putting on her running shoes to raise funds for victims of the spill. Bush will participate in a half marathon in November, with proceeds going to charitable organization Global Green USA.
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Sandra Bullock Wants Out of Gulf Spill PSA (VIDEO)

Celebuzz | July 30, 2010 - 1:00 pm

Let it be known: Sandra Bullock will not be a pawn for Big Oil.
The Blind Side actress recently participated in the star-studded “Be the One” public-service announcement calling for action on the oil spill currently ravaging the Gulf Coast, but is now requesting that she be removed from the ad, after hearing reports… More »

Is Brad Pitt Bringing the Gulf Oil Spill to the Big Screen?

Celebuzz | June 24, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Plenty of celebrities have pitched in to help in the clean-up efforts with BP’s catastrophic oil spill on the Gulf Coast. Brad Pitt is taking a different approach to dealing with the disaster.
The Inglourious Basterds star is reportedly considering making a dramatized movie about the ongoing leak, which has emptied untold millions of… More »

Celebrity Telethon Rakes in $1.3 Million for Oil Spill Clean-Up

Celebuzz | June 22, 2010 - 12:23 pm

Kevin Costner and James Cameron are far from the only celebrities offering a helping hand in light of April’s catastrophic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Cameron Diaz, Justin Bieber, Robert Redford and Sting were among a slew of stars to pitch in for a special two-hour marathon, Disaster in the Gulf: HowMore »

Justin Bieber Helps Out The Gulf Oil Spill Victims

| June 18, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Can Justin Bieber clean the Gulf of Mexico with his magical voice?
Well, not literally, but Bieber is doing the next best thing: using his singing powers to help raise money for the victims of the massive BP oil spill in the Gulf.
Justin will be appearing in a two-hour telethon special of… More »

Kevin Costner Takes on the Oil Spill in Washington

Celebuzz | June 9, 2010 - 2:42 pm

Kevin Costner found himself facing a different audience than he’s used to on Wednesday—members of the United States Congress.
The Dances With Wolves actor showed up in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday to testify at a Congressional hearing and explain his possible “partial solution to the tragedy unfolding in the Gulf.”
Last month Costner… More »

BUZZINGS: James Cameron Apologizes For BP “Morons” Comment

Celebuzz | June 8, 2010 - 5:40 am

James Cameron says he’s sorry for calling BP executives “morons.” It’s okay James, we’re sure that’s the nicest thing someone has called them in the wake of the oil spill. (PopEater)
• Classy Natalie Portman has been named the new face of Christian Dior. We guess Snooki backed out at the last minute? More »

James Cameron Calls BP Execs a Bunch of “Morons”

Celebuzz | June 3, 2010 - 3:18 pm

James Cameron isn’t mincing words when it comes to the oil spill that’s currently ravaging the Gulf of Mexico.
The Titanic director recently offered his fleet of submarines for use to oil company BP to help aid in the efforts to stop the leak. The company has now turned down his offer, and Cameron,… More »

Don’t Worry, James Cameron Will Stop the Oil Spill

Alex Blagg | June 2, 2010 - 1:15 pm

Looks like Hollywood is stepping in to do what BP and the U.S. government can’t: Fix the increasingly disastrous oil spill in the  Gulf of Mexico.
Following Kevin Costner’s offer to help with the mess, Titanic director James Cameron has reached out to BP and offered his assistance—and no, he doesn’t plan to sink… More »

Kevin Costner to Redeem Himself for ‘Waterworld’ by Fixing That Oil Spill

Alex Blagg | May 21, 2010 - 2:45 pm

Don’t worry, BP; Kevin Costner is coming to pull your butts out of the fire.
In a move that pretty much nobody could have imagined, the Dances With Wolves star has stepped in to help solve the current oil-spill crisis in the Gulf Coast. Apparently, for the past 15 years, Costner has been developing… More »