Barbra Streisand hosted a tribute to Bill Clinton at her beach-side
home in Malibu as the president comes to the end of his tenure.
which will raise money for a presidential library in Arkansas,
was shrouded in secrecy. The White House refused to disclose the
guest list, reveal the president's remarks or confirm reports
that he raised as much as $10m (£6.6m).
donor list for Al Gore's election campaign boasts 17 Oscar winners
including Warren Beatty, Nicolas Cage, Kevin Costner, Robert
De Niro, Michael Douglas, Tom Hanks, Tommy Lee Jones, Jack Nicholson,
Gwyneth Paltrow, Steven Spielberg, Oliver Stone and Barbra Streisand.
14 August, 2000, 15:27 GMT 16:27 UK
Hollywood's Democratic love affair