Hanks, Wilson to host UCLA benefit

Ephron to direct 'You Can't Take It With You'

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson will host a benefit gala for the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television by toplining a one-time presentation of “You Can’t Take It With You.”

The Dec. 2 event, to be staged at Royce Hall, is dubbed “One Night Only … With a Little Help From Our Friends.” Tickets are $300 for both the performance and reception.

Nora Ephron will direct, with Annette Bening, Martin Short and Charles Durning also starring. Other cast and musical performers will be announced prior to the event.

Wilson’s a founding member of the school’s executive board.

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