“Cancer Gets LOST” 2016 Charity Auction With Autographs from TV and Movies
Over 450 items are up for auction from Blacksparrow Auctions in a timed auction until September 3rd 2016, with all net proceeds going to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer. The auction features over 450 rare and signed items from 45 TV shows and 15 films, and has something for everyone. Bidding is taking place around the clock right up until closing time at 10Am on Saturday September 3rd. Low starting prices and no reserves means the best for both buyer and charity.
Alex’s Lemonade Stand raises awareness of childhood cancer causes, funds cutting-edge research projects and creates travel programs to support families of children receiving treatment. Cancer Gets LOST is a non-profit charitable endeavor co-founded by Executive Director Jo Garfein and Jared Wong to raise money for various cancer support charities through auctions and fundraisers featuring rare and autographed pop culture memorabilia. This auction is dedicated to the memory of dear friend Bonnie Craft, who was a huge CGL supporter and quite possibly the world’s best LOST fan.
Lot 180 gives bidders a chance at a fantastic display piece. Up for grabs is a LOST “Final Season” one sheet poster signed by 10 cast members. This measures 27 inches by 40 inches, and is in find condition donated to the auction by Bad Robot. It is signed by the following: “Matthew Fox (“Jack Shephard”), Evangeline Lilly (“Kate Austen”), Nestor Carbonell (“Richard Alpert”), Jeff Fahey (“Frank Lapidus”), Ken Leung (“Miles Straume”), Jorge Garcia (“Hurley”), Josh Holloway (“Sawyer”), Daniel Dae Kim (“Jin”), Yunjin Kim (“Sun”) and Terry O’Quinn (“Locke”).” This is a great piece for the ultimate Lost fan and will hammer at auction upwards of $600.
Another cast member signed poster is available at Lot 108, this from the Walking Dead. Up for bidding is a “Fear the Walking Dead San Diego Comic Con 2016 poster”. Eight cast members and the showrunner have signed the poster as follows: “Co-Creator/Showrunner Dave Erickson and Alycia Debnam-Carey (“Alycia Clark”), Kim Dickens (“Madison Clark”), Cliff Curtis (“Travis Manawa”), Frank Dillane (“Nick Clark”), Mercedes Mason (“Ofelia Salazar”), Lorenzo James Henrie (“Chris Manawa”), Colman Domingo (“Victor Stand”) and Danay Garcia (“Luciana”).” This measures 18 inches by 24 inches and includes a cloth wristband given to the 45 lucky fans attending the signing of this poster. Bidding has already exceeded the pre auction estimate and this is in fine condition. A “must bid” item for fans of the show.
Lot 374 is a fabulous photo of a script read through from the recent installment in the Star Wars saga, The Force Awakens. Pictured is a black and white 8×10 glossy photo featuring cast and crew at their first script reading session. The photo is signed by the director JJ Abrams, Producer Bryan Burk, and cast members John Boyega (“Finn”), Carrie Fisher (“Princess Leia”), Mark Hamill (“Luke Skywalker”), Peter Mayhew (“Chewbacca”) and Anthony Daniels (“C-3PO”). In fine condition this was donated to the auction by Paul McQue. A stellar photograph that will be a significant historical photo many years in the future, is estimated to sell at auction for around $1200 and will be worth much more in the future.
Blacksparrow Auctions works on their auctions from Glendale, California. They put in incredible efforts to procure quality consignments and screen-used props and costumes in many of their auctions. This fantastic charity auction close to the highest bidders at 10AM on Saturday September 3rd, 2106. The auctioneer will be happy to answer all questions via email or telephone. Enjoy adding to the collection while supporting a fantastic cause.