Romney Rocks Hollywood, Plans Follow-up Fundraiser
President Barack Obama has squeezed as much money as possible from
Hollywood's coffers, trading in on his cool cache alongside the likes of
Beyonce, George Clooney and Sarah Jessica Parker.
Now, it's Mitt Romney's turn.
The GOP presidential hopeful reached out to those rare, right-of-center artists over the weekend, walking away with a hefty $6 million haul.
“This weekend’s event was very successful and there are plans to try
to get the Governor back in Los Angeles again after the first or second
debate for a similar occasion,” a source close to the Romney campaign
Saturday's fundraiser, including music by veteran actor and crooner
Robert Davi (who earned a standing ovation for his rendition of "The
House I Live In") and David Foster, also featured:
Megaproducer Jerry Bruckheimer and wife Linda, former Warner Bros. chair Terry Semel,Children of a Lesser God producer Burt Sugarman, Frank Price, former head of both Columbia Pictures and Universal Pictures and his wife, Katherine, DC 9/11: A Time of Crisis writer/producer Lionel Chetwynd, General Hospital actor, John O’Hurley, CSI:NY’s Gary Sinise and Everyone Loves Raymond’s Patricia Heaton were at the event, Deadline has confirmed.
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