Stars Line Up for 'Celebrity Ninja Warrior for Red Nose Day' - NBC New York

Stars Line Up for 'Celebrity Ninja Warrior for Red Nose Day'

"Celebrity Ninja Warrior for Red Nose Day" kicks off the fourth annual Red Nose Day on NBC May 24 at 8 p.m. ET

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    What Is Red Nose Day?

    May 25th is Red Nose Day, which helps children living in poverty, and has attracted some big names to the cause. This year, the charity is debuting a long-awaited sequel to a beloved movie to help raise money. Go to www.rednoseday.org to learn how you can help. (Published Thursday, May 25, 2017)

    "Celebrity Ninja Warrior" is returning for Red Nose Day this May, with some big NBC stars suiting up to take on the obstacle course — including the very first run for one of the show's hosts.

    Akbar Gbajabiamila won't just be hosting the show, he'll be joining dancer and actor Derek Hough, singer Ne-Yo, wrestler Nikki Bella, Olympic gold medalist Nastia Liukin and others to compete on the course for charity, with coaching help from elite ninjas.

    "Celebrity Ninja Warrior for Red Nose Day" kicks off the fourth annual Red Nose Day on NBC May 24 at 8 p.m. ET. It'll be followed by a special edition of "Hollywood Game Night" with host Jane Lynch at 9 p.m. and "The Red Nose Day Special," hosted by Chris Hardwick, at 10 p.m.

    All three shows will celebrate Red Nose Day and promote donations throughout the night.

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    Singer Niall Horan interrupts Jimmy Fallon's monologue to have him do the Gangnam Style dance in honor of Red Nose Day.

    (Published Friday, May 26, 2017)

    Red Nose Day raises money for children living in poverty across the United States and abroad, the end of a seven-week campaign. It's in its fourth year in the U.S. but launched in the U.K. 30 years ago, raising $1 billion worldwide since.