, Justin Bieber
, moviemaker James Cameron
and Nelly Furtado
are to compliment George Clooney
's Haiti telethon on Friday night with a Canada For Haiti special.
While Clooney and Haitian superstar Wyclef Jean
lead Help For Haiti Now, a host of celebrity Canadians are planning their own TV benefit.
The one-hour, commercial-free special will air live across Canada from Toronto.
The impressive line-up also includes The Tragically Hip
, Sarah McLachlan
, Barenaked Ladies
, Simple Plan
, acclaimed songwriter David Foster
, Chantal Kreviazuk
, Michael J. Fox
, Ryan Reynolds
, William Shatner
and Pamela Anderson
Funds raised during the telethon will go to a coalition of Canadian charities, including Canadian Red Cross Society, Care Canada, Oxfam Canada and UNICEF Canada.
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