The Avengers are assembling for a fundraiser to profit Joe Biden’s presidential marketing campaign. The Biden marketing campaign despatched out an e-mail on Saturday inviting supporters to donate to attend the digital occasion on October twentieth, hosted by Avengers administrators Joe and Anthony Russo, that is just like the current Star Trek-themed occasion.
The e-mail reads, “It’s not every single day that we get to announce an occasion like this, so we’ll go forward and say it: Voters assemble! Will you reserve your ticket proper now for our ‘VOTERS ASSEMBLE!’ occasion, the place cast members from the Avengers will unite for democracy on Tuesday, October 20, at 6:45 PM EDT?
“With the destiny of our democracy at stake, Kamala Harris has referred to as on America’s favorite superheroes to host what may very well be probably the boldest crossover occasion in grassroots fundraiser historical past.
Actors who attended Russo Biden fundraising
- Chris Evans
- Paul Rudd
- Scarlett Johansson
- Mark Ruffalo
- Zoe Saldana
Hosted by the Russo Brothers, the occasion will characteristic Don Cheadle, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Paul Rudd, Mark Ruffalo, and Zoe Saldana — you do not wish to miss this one!”
The event’s homepage has extra data. It reads, “Chip in any quantity to affix the cast of the Avengers and Senator Kamala Harris as they unite for Democracy!
“Join Don Cheadle, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Paul Rudd, Mark Ruffalo and Zoe Saldana for Q&A and trivia hosted by The Russo Brothers. You can catch it completely on Tuesday, October twentieth at 6:45 p.m. ET. Anything you donate will likely be used to elect Joe Biden, Kamala Harris and Democrats up and down the poll.”
This occasion is hardly the primary time that the Avengers have gotten political. Earlier this yr, Captain America star Chris Evans launched the non-partisan web site, A Starting Point.
“It’s not that I’m particularly drawn to politics. It’s simply whenever you go searching, you attempt to determine how will you assist,” Evans stated. “Ultimately, it seems like Evans feels an obligation to make use of his platform in a robust and essential method.
“There’s numerous issues you are able to do as an actor along with your title. I may very well be making booze — I do not discourage anybody from doing that, I like booze — however there isn’t any denying that I performed a sure character, and it simply so occurs to align with a part of my nature when it comes to being somebody who’s politically concerned and who cares in regards to the nicely being of individuals on this nation. You have to make use of your platform to do extra than simply retweet issues.”
The Voters Assemble occasion takes place on October twentieth.
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