Clooney filming in Lafayette Square last year.
was fete-ing the success of St. Louis-filmed Up in the Air
at New York's Monkey Bar Wednesday night when he told The Hollywood Reporter
that he will host a telethon to raise money for the people of Haiti
Clooney's program will run January 22 on MTV and VH-1 and will be produced by a crew who put together a successful network-TV telethon after 9/11, THR reports.
The paper says Sting has already signed up to help.
Btw, Up in the Air
is up for six Critic's Choice Awards
, including best picture, best actor and best director, to be announced tonight