Stars Line Up For Backstage Emmy Gift Lounge
First Published: September 19, 2011 5:09 PM EDT Credit:
LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- Hollywood’s hottest stars took a break on Emmy weekend and helped support the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation on Saturday and Sunday at the HP TouchSmart Gift Lounge backstage at the Nokia Theatre, in celebration of The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards, produced by On 3 Productions.
Stars including Adrian Grenier, Jeremy Piven, Rainn Wilson, Kevin Dillon, Rob Lowe, Christina Hendricks, Wilmer Valderrama, Jennifer Carpenter, Don Cheadle, Chris Noth, Cobie Smulders, Laurence Fishburne, Brooke Burke, Julia Styles, Akon, Rashida Jones, Paula Abdul and Zachary Levi all stopped by to check out the lounge and lend their support.
Each celebrity who visited the gift lounge had a chance to show off their ‘Angry Birds’ skills on the HP TouchSmart PC, helping to support The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation, with HP making a donation on behalf of each star that stopped by.
HP TouchSmart PCs with Beats Audio are the entertainment hub for the entire family, with just the touch of a finger on its HD touch enabled display you can surf the web, watch movies, play games and listen to your music in a stylish all-in-one design.
Other items inside the lounge included:
-The I CAN’T BELIEVE IT’S NOT BUTTER! “Toast” Bar: I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! Spread has always been a celebrated part of pop culture and at the I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! Toast Bar, we’re sharing our love for toast – and toasting – by commemorating unbelievable moments in TV. Celebrities will receive a deluxe gift collection featuring an elegant sterling silver spreader, a premium gold-hued toaster and an exclusive VIP Gold Card for home delivery of I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! www.icantbelieveitsnotbutter.com
-New PRONUTRIENTS BY CENTRUM (a Month’s Supply) and a Luxurious Multi-Speed Juicer: Just launched, from the makers of Centrum, ProNutrients is the only line of supplements building on 30 years of Centrum science. The select line includes an Omega-3, Probiotic and Fruit & Veggie supplement to help support your health and well-being. Stars will receive a month supply of each ProNutrients supplement and a Centrum Specialist multivitamin of their choice, along with a luxurious Multi-Speed Juicer so they can sprinkle all-new ProNutrients Probiotic (offered in powder form!) in their delicious treat. www.facebook.com/centrum
-NESPRESSO Pixie with Aeroccino 3 and Tasting Box: This latest innovation from Nespresso, is smart, fast and intuitive and fits seamlessly in to the contemporary lifestyle of espresso coffee solution seekers. Together with Pixie, the Aeroccino 3 perfects hot or cold milk froth for perfect cappuccinos and lattes in just seconds. www.nespresso.com
-NEW BALANCE New Sky Sneakers: Stars will be among the first to experience this brand-new shoe from NB (not avail to public until October) made from recycled water bottles. Maintaining trendy styling and barefoot inspired function while having minimal environmental impact. www.newbalance.com
-SEDU Icon Prive Hair Dryer: The last dryer you will ever own. Experience the luxury and performance of the quietest, lightest, most powerful dryer. Sedu empowers stylists and consumers alike with high-powered versatility. The world-class quality product line is created with top scientists and Sedu stylists resulting in premium styling tools. Also featuring the Sedu Revolution Clipless Curling Iron, Pro Tourmaline Ionic 4000i dryer and Anti-Frizz Polishing Treatment. www.sedubeauty.com
-RON WHITE Signature Collection Footwear for Women: Takes inspiration from the world of couture and pairs this elegance with Ron’s unique All Day Heels® technology. RON WHITE Men’s Footwear Collection: Handcrafted in Italy, brings together cutting edge technology and unique constructions for incredible comfort alongside indulgent leathers and suede. www.ronwhiteshoes.com
-AMC THEATRES Exclusive AMC Signature Pass & AMC Stubs Membership: Providing each star and one guest the opportunity to see movies for free for a year at more than 350 AMC Theatres nationwide, along with the opportunity to collect memories and get rewards as an AMC Stubs member. www.amctheatres.com
-SHEETS Energy Strips: The new way to do Energy! Dissolvable strip you put on your tongue with all your B vitamins, no calories and fast acting. www.takeasheet.com
-HASBRO Simon Flash & Gift Certificate to Stock Your Game Closet: Players slide, swap, and shuffle the four hand-held game tiles in a frenzied, fun take on the classic Simon from the 80s. Great for on-the-go, the four tiles come with a compact carrying case for anytime, anywhere play. Talent will also have the chance to get their game closet stocked with all of their favorite Hasbro games. www.hasbro.com
-CULT OF INDIVIDUALITY Men’s & Women’s Vintage Denim: For people who don’t follow in the footsteps of others, make your own strides in life - join the CULT. www.cultofindividuality.com
-NAUTICA Watches for Men & Women and NAUTICA Home Collection: Nautica is a leading global lifestyle brand ranging from men’s, women’s and children’s apparel and accessories to a complete home collection. www.nautica.com
-SARAH CHLOE JEWELRY for Women & Men: Incorporates both personalized and fashion elements into their classically beautiful collections for women and men. Versatile and timeless, these pieces can be worn by everyone. www.sarahchloe.com
-LESPORTSAC Large Weekender Bag: With adjustable strap, 2 side pockets with zipped closures and a zipped main closure. Comes with matching accessories pouch. www.lesportsac.com
-CRUNCH 1-Year Gym Membership: Crunch is a health club that leads the industry in fusing fitness and entertainment, making working out a good time. www.crunch.com
-YOGAWORKS 1-Year Membership: At YogaWorks, we believe Yoga is for everyone. It is our mission to honor and embrace each student’s search for personal growth, wellbeing, and fulfillment by offering the highest quality yoga programs to people of all ages and from all walks of life. www.yogaworks.com
-MARCHON Eyewear from Fendi, Michael Kors, Jil Sander, Calvin Klein, Emilio Pucci, Karl Lagerfeld and more, distributed by Marchon, Inc. www.marchon.com
About the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation: Established in 1959 as the charitable arm of the Television Academy, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation is dedicated to preserving and celebrating the history of the medium, and educating those who will shape its future. Some of the Foundation’s programs include the Archive of American Television, its renowned student internship program and the College Television Awards. For more information on the Foundation, please visit EmmysFoundation.org.
About On 3 Productions: The leader in customized gifting experiences backstage at entertainment’s most exclusive events. www.on3productions.com
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