Pitt, DeNiro joining tsunami TV benefit

LOS ANGELES:

Brad Pitt, Robert DeNiro, Andy Garcia and Hugh Grant will be among dozens of celebrities joining in an NBC Universal TV benefit for tsunami relief. Other stars announced for the benefit include Lucy Liu, Josh Groban, Jay Leno, Natalie Portman, Nicolette Sheridan and Naomi Watts. Stevie Wonder, Meg Ryan, Clint Eastwood, Mary J Blige and George Clooney were among previously announced participants. Sony’s Connect music store will offer downloads of live performances from the concert, with proceeds going to the American Red Cross International Response Fund. — AP