The Epilepsy Foundation’s Talk About It for Epilepsy! Netathon will be taking place from 12:00-8:00 pm on Saturday, May 6. This is a star-studded event devoted to creating awareness and raising funds for epilepsy. Hosted by Epilepsy Spokesperson Greg Grunberg (“Heroes,” “Heroes Reborn,” and “Star Wars: The Force Awakens, whose son is living with epilepsy), the 8-hour event will broadcast live online on epilepsy.com, plus talkabout.org, twitch.tv, and cbslocal.com/epilepsy. Event co-hosts are DJ HAPA and Phil Gattone, president and CEO of the national Epilepsy Foundation. Stars from stage, screen, music, and comedy will perform live and share information about epilepsy and seizures. Click here for a list of celebrities asked to appear.
The Chicago CBS affiliate will be hosting a watch party live on-air at their station at 22 W. Washington. If you would like to be a part of this party, contact Morgan at firstname.lastname@example.org.