Jennifer Aniston, Robin Williams and more stars have spoken out for children stricken with deadly diseases – and now, you can go behind the scenes with them on their shoots for the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Click here to see both the spots and the behind-the-scenes footage of the stars with kids who have been helped by the hospital, founded by Danny Thomas. Marlo Thomas serves as the National Outreach Director for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. St. Jude has launched several new spots for the holiday season, asking for donations to help fight diseases with Jennifer, Robin and more stars such as Antonio Banderas and NFL great Jason Taylor.
the hospital was founded by Danny Thomas and Marlo Thomas is the National Outreach Director for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
In one, Jennifer meets Ellie – a young girl who, with St. Jude’s care, has fought off a brain tumor.
“Every night, Ellie’s mom whispered in her ear,” Jennifer said in her spot.
“Go away, tumor, go away,” Ellie continued.
And before their scene, Jennifer couldn’t be more excited to meet her new friend, greeting Ellie with a big hug.
“High five, Ellie, that was awesome,” she smiles after a take. See her behind-the-scenes moments and those of the other stars here.