Media Release: Friday April 17, 2020
One World: Together at Home on Foxtel
Two hour worldwide event screening live on Foxtel
FOXTEL customers will be able to join the world this weekend with special broadcasts of the global televised event One World: Together at Home on Sunday, April 19 from 10am.
National Geographic and beIN SPORTS – both available on Foxtel – will broadcast the global one-time only special in support of the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic live from 10am to 12 noon AEST.
National Geographic will then encore the event at 12.00pm and 6.30pm. E! will screen the special at 5.00pm the same day. MTV, MTV Music and MTV Dance will all present the ground breaking event from 6.00pm.
The UN and the World Health Organization (WHO) asked Global Citizen to support their COVID-19 response by bringing the world together through music and inspiring everyone to take action and One World: Together At Home was created.
Produced by Global Citizen, One World: Together At Home is a historic, cross-platform global special that will celebrate and support healthcare workers and others on the frontlines, and the World Health Organization (WHO) as they lead the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
The broadcast will include leading global health experts alongside exciting performances by the world’s top artists and comedians.
Curated in collaboration with film and music superstar Lady Gaga, the special will include: Alicia Keys, Amy Poehler, Andrea Bocelli, Awkwafina, Billie Eilish, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, Burna Boy, Camila Cabello, Celine Dion, Chris Martin, David & Victoria Beckham, Eddie Vedder, Ellen DeGeneres, Elton John, FINNEAS, Idris and Sabrina Elba, J Balvin, Jennifer Lopez, John Legend, Kacey Musgraves, Keith Urban, Kerry Washington, Lady Gaga, Lang Lang, Lizzo, LL COOL J, Lupita Nyong’o, Maluma, Matthew McConaughey, Oprah Winfrey, Paul McCartney, Pharrell Williams, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Sam Smith, Shah Rukh Khan, Shawn Mendes, Stevie Wonder, Taylor Swift, and Usher.
You can visit www.globalcitizen.com/togetherathome to take actions to help stop the spread of COVID-19. To date, Global Citizens from over 130 countries around the world have taken tens of thousands of actions in support of the WHO’s Solidarity Response fund.
Watch One World: Together at Home on Foxtel on National Geographic and beIN SPORTS live this Sunday, April 19 at 10am or stream on Foxtel Now. Encore screenings will air the same day at the following times: National Geographic – 12.00pm and 6.30pm; E! at 5.00pm; and MTV at 6.00pm. All times listed are in AEST.