Obama’s Return to Hollywood

President Obama is making a return visit to entertainment industry circles, headlining a May 27 fund-raiser at the Beverly Hilton for the Democratic National Committee.

It will be the president’s first appearance at a Los Angeles fund raiser since taking office. Steven Spielberg, Jeffrey Katzenberg and David Geffen, who co-hosted Obama’s first major Hollywood event at the same venue in the early days of Obama’s campaign for president in February, 2007, are involved in planning the event along with John Emerson, Andy Spahn, Charles Rivkin, Nicole Avant, Lawrence Bender, Eric Paquette and Noah Mamet, among others.

Tickets for the event will be $2,500-per-person for a reception and $30,400-per-couple for a dinner.

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