Bollywood stars Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar and Hrithik Roshan have joined hands with international stars to participate in the Global Goals campaign video titled We the People. It is a crowdsourced film where all are invited to join the world’s biggest star cast that has come together for a cause. The We the People film will be unveiled on the Google homepage when September 25, 2015.
Pakistani teenage Nobel Peace Prize-winner Malala Yousafzai, campaigner for education of the girl child, also lends support to this video. Seen alongside these are celebrities like Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lopez, Cate Blanchett, Kate Winslet, Ashton Kutcher, Daniel Craig, One Direction, Robert Pattinson, Robert Redford, Stevie Wonder, Stephen Hawking, and many more.
The best part about The Global Goals is that celebs can choose their goal – like Hrithik Roshan pitches access to good healthcare, Jennifer Lawrence, women’s rights, Malala Yousafzai, education.
Indian Oscar Award-winner A R Rahman also supports We the People, along with artists and activists like Bill Gates and Melinda Gates, Alice Braga, Ananda Everingham, Anastacia, Avan Jogia, Becca, Chelsea Islan, Christina Hendricks, Criolo, Diamond, Diego Luna, G.E.M., Gilberto Gil, James Chau, Jamie Oliver, Liverpool Football Club captain Jordan Henderson and team mates, Lenine, Mia Maestro, Mafikizolo, Mads Mikkelsen, Mena Suvari, UNDP Champion Michelle Yeoh, UN Messenger of Peace Lang Lang, Nazanin Boniadi, Paloma Faith, Paul Wesley, Phoebe Tonkin, Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan, Richard Branson, Rodrigo Santoro, Saoirse Ronan, Sun Yang,Tom Hiddleston, Thanh Bui, UNICEF supporter Wagner Moura, Yemi Alade, and UNDP Goodwill Ambassador for China Zhou Xun among others.
We the People is written and directed by filmmaker Richard Curtis (Notting Hill, Four Weddings and Funeral, Love Actually) and Mat Whitecross (Spike Island, Sex&Drugs&RocknRoll, Road to Guantanamo) and created by The Rumpus Room.
You could also capture yourself on camera talking about the cause you want to support and upload your footage on the Global Goals website. The makers want as many different faces and voices as possible for the video. We the People will be screened at the Global Citizen Festival in New York on September 26 and also broadcast on TV.