More stars line up for Thanksgiving parade

Nov. 23, 2009 at 8:43 PM
| License Photo

NEW YORK, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Bruce Greenwood, Jimmy Smits, Christine Lahti and Michael McKean have been added to the lineup of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, CBS said.

The network is to air the 83rd edition of the holiday event Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon EST.

The stars are expected to drop by to chat with anchors Maggie Rodriguez and Dave Price from CBS News's "The Early Show," the network said in a news release Monday.

The program will also feature performances by country music artist Reba McEntire, and the Broadway casts of "West Side Story" and "Ragtime," as well as the off-Broadway ensemble of "Dreamgirls."

Actor and comedian Jamie Kennedy has also been tapped to offer a "Man on the Street" viewpoint as he reports and interacts with the crowd.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Jennifer Lopez celebrates 46th birthday in sheer dress
Blake Shelton cuts post-divorce concert short due to lightning
Khloe Kardashian denies cocaine was used at Kylie Jenner's party
'Key & Peele' to end its run on Comedy Central after five seasons
Watch Kate Hudson, son Ryder dance to 'Trap Queen'