On Wednesday, Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Seth Rogen, Big Sean, Jacob Tremblay, and more stars were announced as part of the first talent lineup of the upcoming WE Day California event in April.
WE Day is a series of educational events that combines a live concert with the inspirational stories from young people that have been examples of leadership and change in their community. The next event will take place on April 7, 2016 in Los Angeles at the historic Forum, an enormous indoor arena located in Inglewood, California,
the stage this year is a cast of new stars and returning WE Day supporters,
including Honorary Co-Chair of WE Day California, Charlize
Theron, and WE Day Ambassador, Tyrese Gibson.
The star-studded lineup will join international activists and also WE Day co-founders, Craig and Marc Kielburger, to share a shared passion for change and international experiences, and energize the crowd with A-list performances and motivational speeches.
Additional celebrity performers and presenters, in alphabetical order, will include:
· Paula Abdul – American singer-songwriter, dancer, choreographer, actress and television personality
· Rowan Blanchard – Actress and activist from the hit series Girl Meets World
· Sabrina Carpenter – Singer, songwriter and actress from the hit series Girl Meets World
· David Foster – Multi award-winning record producer, musician, composer and performer
· Tyrese Gibson – Six-time GRAMMY® nominee, author, producer, philanthropist and internationally renowned film star
· Selena Gomez – Actress, multi-platinum recording artist and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador
· Kermit the Frog along with other Muppets
· Demi Lovato – Singer, songwriter & philanthropist
· Rico Rodriguez– Actor from the hit television series Modern Family
· Raini Rodriguez – Singer and actress on Disney® Channel’s Austin & Ally
· Seth Rogen & Lauren Miller Rogen – Actors, writers and co-founder of Hilarity for Charity
· Big Sean– Multi-platinum, GRAMMY® nominated hip hop recording artist
· Martin Sheen – Emmy® and Golden Globe® Award-winning actor and activist
· Lilly Singh – Comedian, actress and YouTube entertainer
· Charlize Theron – Academy® Award-winner, Founder of Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project, Honorary Co-Chair of WE Day CA
· Jacob Tremblay – Nine-year-old, multi-award winning actor
· Henry Winkler (@hwinkler4real) – Actor, director, producer and author