Deadline Hollywood: Sam Simon’s Emmys Hitting Auction Block For Charity | Abell Auction Company

Deadline Hollywood: Sam Simon’s Emmys Hitting Auction Block For Charity

The live and online auction is set for February 21, 2016 at Abell Auction Company’s Los Angeles gallery.

Sam SimonIf you happened to be planning to buy, say, 100 dozen donuts but would rather have your hard-earned money feed a worthy cause, plop down on the couch and check this out. All nine Emmys won by The Simpsons co-creator Sam Simon during his career — seven for the toon phenom and two for The Tracey Ullman Show — are going up for auction next month, along with other personal items. Proceeds will benefit the Sam Simon Charitable Giving Foundation, which supports causes including animal welfare, poverty alleviation and disaster relief.

Among Simon’s other items to be gaveled are his comic book collection, Ansel Adams photographs, boxing memorabilia and artwork. The live and online auction is set for February 21 at Abell Auction Company’s Los Angeles gallery.

 

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