Casting an Early Vote
With Iowa heating up, the field ever shifting (Sam Brownback, we hardly knew ye), and a new quarter's worth of campaign finance data to plow through, it's once again time to check on how the stars are aligning in the 2008 Celebrity Primary season.
Whoopi Goldberg: Hosted an elite meet-and-greet in her SoHo loft Wednesday night for Bill Richardson. ("The View" co-hosts Barbara, Joy and Sherri attended, too!)
Renée Zellweger: $4,600 contribution to Hillary Clinton.
Robert Duvall: Held a fundraiser last month at his place in The Plains for Rudy Giuliani.
Shaun Cassidy: $1,000 contribution to John Edwards.
Calvin Klein: $4,600 contribution to Clinton.
Forest Whitaker: Stumped on behalf of Barack Obama at an Iowa City barbecue this month.
Pat Boone: $500 contribution to Mitt Romney.
Hugh Hefner: $2,300 contribution to Clinton.
Sean Penn: $2,300 contribution to Dennis Kucinich. . . and a $4,600 contribution to Edwards.
Sidney Poitier: $4,600 contribution to Obama.
Bo Derek: Endorsed Giuliani, stumped with him in California.