What to watch: ‘Stand Up to Cancer,’ 8 p.m. EDT, on ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, etc.
This big special is being broadcast on 15 channels at the same time tonight, so pick your favorite. “Stand Up to Cancer” is a cancer-research fundraiser that will see appearances from Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia Roberts, Matt Damon, Samuel L. Jackson, Seth Rogen, Taylor Swift, Coldplay, Alicia Keys, Tim McGraw and many others.
Trending topic: Ireland Baldwin
Alec Baldwin’s daughter Ireland talked about her dad’s infamous voice mail rant in which he called her a little pig. Ireland said, “He’s said stuff like that before just because he’s frustrated. For me it was like, ‘OK, whatever.’ I called him back and I was like, ‘Sorry Dad, I didn’t have my phone.’ That was it.”
Hot video: NFL opening weekend preview with James Brown
Charlie Rose and Norah O’Donnell speak with “NFL Today” host James Brown about Tim Tebow’s role in the New York Giants and the renewed focus on brain injuries in the NFL. Watch the video at http://landing.newsinc.com/shared/video.html?vcid=23799554&freewheel=90108&sitesection=gatehouse.
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