The Obama campaign has tapped celebrities such as George Clooney, Sarah Jessica Parker, Mark Anthony to host fundraisers for the president. After being out-fundraised by the Romney campaign in June, the Obama team has tapped actor Nathan Lane to host an event, according to the NY Post.
The event will take place at at the Bridgehampton home of Ellen Chesler and Matthew Mallow. Vice President Joe Biden will be in attendance at the Aug. 24 event, dubbed “East End for Obama.” The fundraiser will also include a performance by James Taylor and other hosts include actress Julianne Moore, “Sopranos” star Edie Falco and Jane Holzer.
Tickets for the event range from $500 to $10,000, with larger donors getting the opportunity to take a picture with Biden.