If you think Stephen Moyer revved your engine before, just wait. The True Blood star will climb behind the wheel of a Scion tCs for a 10 lap, 1.97-mile street circuit race through downtown Long Beach, in Southern California.
The 35th Fueled by Fame event takes place on April 16th 2011 and is packed with 20 stars from all areas of entertainment.
Every year Toyota donates $5,000 to Racing for Kids and another $5,000 to the winning racer’s charity of choice. Racing for Kids, a non-profit program that benefits children’s hospitals throughout the United States, was created to help connect ill children with celebrities and race car drivers.
Celebrity drivers list:
- Anthony Anderson
Film and television actor recently starred in NBC’s “Law and Order.” Film credits include “Transformers,” “The Departed” and “Me, Myself & Irene.” Upcoming appearances include “The Big Year” and “Scream 4.”
- Jillian Barberie Reynolds
Television personality and co-host on news show “Good Day LA” and anchor on “FOX NFL Sunday.”
- Tyson Beckford
World-famous supermodel. Once the face of Ralph Lauren, he recently starred as a mentor and judge on Bravo’s “Make Me a Supermodel.”
- Eddie Cibrian
Television and film actor best known for roles in “CSI: Miami,” “Ugly Betty,” “Vanished,” “Invasion,” “Third Watch,” “Sunset Beach,” and “Baywatch Nights.”
- Kim Coates
Film and television actor best known for his roles in “Sons of Anarchy,” “Resident Evil: Afterlife,” “Prison Break,” “CSI: Miami,” “Black Hawk Down” and “Pearl Harbor.”
- Kevin Eubanks
Musician most noted for being the bandleader on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.” He released his album “Zen Food” in 2010.
- Dennis Haysbert
Actor recognized as the face and voice of Allstate Insurance. Best known for his work on “The Unit,” “24,” “Jarhead” and “Now and Again.”
- Djimon Hounsou
Two-time Academy Award–nominated actor known for blockbuster films “In America,” “Blood Diamond,” “Amistad” and “Gladiator.”
- Kevin Jonas
Guitarist in the Jonas Brothers band. Along with his brothers, he starred in “Camp Rock” and has released a number of Billboard Top 100 albums, including “A Little Bit Longer.”
- Stephen Moyer
Actor currently starring in the Golden Globe–nominated HBO series “True Blood.” He has also played roles in “The Starter Wife” and “88 Minutes.”
- Tito Ortiz
World-famous UFC Light Heavyweight champion and owner of the highly successful athletic-wear brand Punishment Athletics. He also coached two seasons of “The Ultimate Fighter.”
- Megyn Price
Actress and comedian who currently stars on CBS’s “Rules of Engagement.” Previous series include “Grounded for Life” and “LateLine.”
- Kimora Lee Simmons
Designer and fashion model. Starred in the Style Network’s “Kimora: Life in the Fab Lane” and founded the clothing empire Baby Phat.
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