This is a childhood dream come true. No stranger to raising money for dope causes — hint: the recently revived Reading Rainbow campaign — LeVar Burton appeared on Rooster Teeth’s Extra life charity telethon to read the 2011 bestseller Go the Fuck to Sleep, by Adam Mansbach and illustrated by Ricardo Cortés.
‘Go The F*ck to Sleep’
Of course, it doesn’t top Samuel L. Jackson’s take on it, but it does fill our hearts with a healthy dose of nostalgia. Just the thing I’ll need next time I have a bout of drunken insomnia.
The fundraiser held by Rooster Teeth raised a total of $$243,290, with proceeds going towards Children’s Miracle Network hospitals.
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