Gold Meets Golden is a star-studded event platform bringing together Hollywood entertainers, professional athletes, medal-winning Olympians and enthusiastic partners to generate awareness and support for sports-related causes. The Gold Meets Golden main event takes place at the beginning of Hollywood's prestigious Awards Season, as a Brunch celebrating the intersection of Hollywood and Sport.
A variety of Hollywood elite who are passionate about Sports and the Olympics are hosts of Gold Meets Golden. Past hosts and attendees have included Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban, Kerry Washington, Sofia Vergara, Matthew McConaughey, Hayden Panettiere, Chris Hemsworth, Cuba Gooding Jr., Sarah Paulson, Christian Slater, Katie Holmes, Chris Evans, Naomi Campbell, Gina Rodriguez, Matt Bomer, Jon Bon Jovi, Jessica Chastain, Seth Meyers, Maria Shriver, Frank Marshall & Kathleen Kennedy. Past athletes that have attended include Caitlyn Jenner, Terrell Owens, Jamaal Wilkes, Rafer Johnson, Nadia Comaneci, Bart Conner, Greg Louganis, Mark Spitz, Simone Biles, Aly Raisman, Connor Underwood, Ashton Eaton, Brianne Theisen-Eaton, Lolo Jones, Alex Morgan, Nathan Adrian, Evan Lysacek, Apolo Ohno, Gabby Douglas, Missy Franklin, Gracie Gold, Ashley Wagner, Jake Dalton, Mary Lou Retton, Kerri Walsh, Jennifer Kessy, Tim Morehouse and Jackie Joyner-Kersee.
In addition to the main event, Gold Meets Golden has held satellite events throughout the year surrounding sports-related events and premieres, for example the premieres of Divergent, Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken film, and Race, the Jesse Owens biopic.