$115 million raised during "Rise Up New York!" telethon hosted by Tina Fey
New Yorkers affected by the corona virus will get a lot of help after virtual. Telethon raised a lot of money for them. Robert De Niro says New York City is under attack again but he notes. The Big Apple has been through this before with nine eleven and hurricane. Sandy and he says the city can take a blow from anything but it spirit cannot be broken. The actor was among the stars took part in an online telethon to raise money for those affected by Cova nineteen other top stars attending the online event included. Barbra streisand Jennifer Lopez and Michael Strahan. The event was hosted by Tina Fey. As she announced telethon had raised one hundred and fifteen million dollars her eyes welled up with tears and she emotionally thanked those who contributed.