The Hollywood Knights USO Tour -- Celebrity Basketball Team vs. United
States Armed Forces- Sept 19-28. Nine celebrities traveled to Germany
and Belgium and play a series of basketball games against U.S. troops
on several military bases.
The Hollywood Knights is honored to be working with the USO in fulfilling their mission of boosting troop morale by bringing celebrities overseas to play basketball against the troops. These games will provide fun and exciting competition with stars never before experienced by our troops overseas.
About USO & Celebrities:
The USO is a private, nonprofit organization whose mission is to support the troops by providing morale, welfare and recreation-type services to our men and women in uniform. Historically, few events have left a more lasting emotional impression on service members and their families than USO celebrity entertainment tours. You will meet with troops in the midst of their base activities by visiting hospitals, sharing meals with them, touring military work stations and visiting senior leadership.
Since the USO's inception in 1941, thousands of celebrities have traveled with the USO and boosted the morale of troops in times of peace and war such as: Marilyn Monroe, Bob Hope, Errol Flynn, Mickey Rooney, Gary Cooper, Humphrey Bogart, Clark Gable, Duke Ellington, Laurel & Hardy, Walt Disney, Jay Leno, Jessica Simpson, Cher, Morgan Freeman, Ben Affleck, Bruce Willis, Lance Armstrong, Robin Williams, Drew Carey, Master P, Jonas Brothers, Carrie Underwood, Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders, NBA and NFL players, Carmen Electra, Jay Mohr, Kid Rock, Chuck Norris, Toby Keith, Wilmer Valderrama, Aerosmith, and many others.