Celebs Hit the Kung Fu Panda DVD Premiere : WhenTaraMetBlog Cover It!
Dreamworks and the celebrity cast celebrated the drop of Kung Fu Panda ( the #1 animated movie of the year globally) at Grauman’s Chinese Theater along with the debut of Po’s new adventure story, Secrets of the Furious Five which caused a Panda-monium Double Pack on Sunday, Nov. 9.
Attending this event were Angelina Jolie (Tigress) (seen below with Po)
Jack Black (Po), Dustin Hoffman (Shifu) and Jeffrey Katzenberg along with Kung Fu Panda’s John Stevenson (Director) and Melissa Cobb (Producer) along with Secrets of the Furious Five’s Raman Hui (Director) and Karen Foster (Producer).
More importantly, our good friend Tara from WhenTaraMetBlog.com was there covering the event and getting a bit of tape (and insider news) for you on her post.
Tara’s video of the event from WhenTaraMetBlog.com
Appearing at this star-studded event were Peter A. Seligmann, co-founder, chairman and CEO of Conservation International, Dr. Lu Zhi, the leading expert on pandas, Ms. Yang, Baijin, the secretary general of China Wildlife Conservation Association and Mr. Chen, Youping, the head of Wanglang National Nature Reserve.
As part of DreamWorks’ ongoing commitment and support to Conservation International (CI), Jeffrey Katzenberg presented a donation to support their efforts for nature conservancy and the preservation of pandas in their natural habitat.
On the cutting edge of conservation, CI is a nonprofit organization applying innovations in science, economics, policy and community participation to protect and preserve the Earth’s biodiversity around the world – and to demonstrate human societies living harmoniously with nature. Under Peter Seligmann’s leadership, CI has grown to be a major international conservation leader with field offices in 45 countries and major influences in science and business.
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