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African-American Hollywood stars raise $300K for Stacey Abrams

Ludacris, Tiffany Haddish, Chris Tucker showed up

Originally posted Tuesday, October 23, 2018 by RODNEY HO/ on his AJC Radio & TV Talk blog

Producer Will Packer and actor/rapper Chris Ludacris” Bridges helped raise more than $300,000 for the Stacey Abrams gubernatorial campaign on Sunday.

They brought a raft of celebrities to Packer’s Atlanta home including Chris Tucker, Tiffany Haddish, Kelly Rowland, Marlon Wayans, LaToya Luckett, Marsai Martin and Tyrese Gibson.

Packer -  who has produced an array of hit films such as “Ride Along,” “Girls Trip” and “Think Like a Man” -  in a text dubbed the event “amazing.” 

RELATED: Interview with Packer and Ludacris about why they are holding the fundraiser

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Photo Left to Right: Marlon Wayans, Roberta Sheilds (Ludacris’s mother) Chris Tucker, Tiffany Haddish, Samantha Gibson, Tyrese Gibson
Photo Left to Right: Kelly Rowland, Stacey Abrams, Marsai Martin( )Credit: Hall of Fame Digital Media( )( )( )

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