by The Associated Press Posted Jul 24 2019 8

first_img by The Associated Press Posted Jul 24, 2019 8:03 am PDT Stars to frame global poverty issues in new NatGeo series AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email This combination photo shows, from left, Hugh Jackman, Common, Priyanka Chopra, Becky G and Uzo Aduba who will be featured in the National Geographic six-part documentary series “Activate: The Global Citizen Movement,” premiering Sept. 5. (AP Photo) BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Common, Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Hugh Jackman are enlisting in the Global Citizen movement.They’re among the celebrities featured in a National Geographic docuseries highlighting efforts to fight global poverty.The series is being done with Global Citizen, a group whose aim is to eradicate extreme poverty and its root problems through advocacy and activism.Titled “Activate: The Global Citizen Movement,” the program follows Common as he fights for criminal justice reform. Chopra Jonas campaigns to break down barriers to girls’ education, and Jackman works on the group’s New York City concert. Other featured celebs include Becky G, Uzo Aduba and Usher.Digital hubs on and will offer more information on the issues highlighted in the docuseries, which includes Procter & Gamble as a partner.The six-part show debuts Sept. 5.The Associated Presslast_img