Huge Industry Giant and all-around liberal guy Steven Spielberg and his wife the equally right-on actress Kate Capshaw have matched Brad Pitt’s $100,000 donation to defeat California’s Proposition 8, the referendum seeking to outlaw same-sex marriage on the ballot for the November 4 elections. The No on Prop 8 ads TV launched today (see above) In a statement quoted by Daily Variety Spielberg and Capshaw said:
By writing discrimination into our state constitution, Proposition 8 seeks to eliminate the right of each and every citizen in our state to marry regardless of sexual orientation. Such discrimination has no place in California’s constitution, or any other.
Ellen….? Elton….? Where are you? Have you donated anonymously?