Mel Gibson And Vince Vaughn Sign Up For LA Charity Poker Tournament
One of the better restaurants in Tinsel Town, CITIZEN Beverly Hills, will be hosting the WPT Foundation's Four Kings & An Ace Charity Poker Tournament this Friday, October 21st and it's expected to draw some big names from both the world of poker and showbiz.
Already confirmed to sit down at the felt to raise money for the Mending Kids charity are superstar actors Mel Gibson and Vince Vaughn, with eight-time WSOP bracelet winner Erik Seidel and five-time winner Scotty Nguyen from the poker side. On top of being a multiple bracelet winner, Scotty Nguyen is also one of the elite WSOP Main Event champs, winning in 1998. WPT host Mike Sexton will also be on hand to host the event.
The poker itself will have a $10,000 buy-in, all of which will go to Mending Kids, who work in 57 countries around the world providing surgery and medical care to underprivileged children who need it, including in the US.
The event this Friday will also include a number of other casino games away from the poker table, as well as a silent auction where guests can bid for a number of different items.
For readers who happen to be in LA and feel like watching Mel Gibson play poker, tickets are available at CITIZEN Beverly Hills. Those who want to play with Braveheart can contact the WPT Foundation.