29 November 2011
Stars from the worlds of music, comedy, television and theatre celebrated 100 years of Macmillan Cancer Support at The Macmillan Centenary Gala - an all-star evening of entertainment hosted by Graham Norton at The London Palladium on Monday 28 November.
The green carpet was rolled out on Argyll Street to welcome a star-studded audience to The Macmillan Centenary Gala produced by West End theatre producer David Ian.
Stars taking to the world famous Palladium stage include Katherine Jenkins, Miranda Hart, Jimmy Osmond, John Barrowman, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Matt Cardle, Fearne Cotton, Diversity, The Nolans, Arlene Phillips, Rumer, Danielle Hope (Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz) and the casts of hit West End musicals Jersey, Boys, Chicago and The Lion King.
Graham Norton said,
'It is an honour to be hosting The Macmillan Centenary Gala, which is set to be an incredible evening of glitz and glamour at The London Palladium. Macmillan Cancer Support does a truly wondrous job in helping people affected by cancer, so the evening will be a magical celebration for all of us both on stage and in the audience.'
The Macmillan Centenary Gala, supported by Boots UK, hopes to raise £100,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support.
For further information please contact:
Claire Keuls - Macmillan Cancer Support Press Officer
020 7840 4872
Susie Richardson - Macmillan Cancer Support PR Manager
020 7840 7809
About Macmillan Cancer Support
Macmillan Cancer Support improves the lives of people affected by cancer, providing practical, medical, emotional and financial support. Working alongside people affected by cancer, Macmillan works to improve cancer care. More than one in three of us get cancer. Two million of us are living with it. If you are affected by cancer Macmillan can help.
For cancer information and support, contact Macmillan’s helpline on 0808 808 00 00 or find out how we can help.