By Evan Hosie
At Variety’s sixth annual Power of Youth Event this weekend, Vanessa Hudgens hosted story time with PlayStation’s new Wonderbook: Book of Spells for Make-A-Wish children. Recognized for her contributions to the charity as one of this year’s Philanthropy Award honorees, Hudgens provided a sneak peek at the PlayStation title that was developed in collaboration with Harry Potter creator J.K. Rowling and debuts November 13th for the kids.Lucky participants also got to try out Playstations’ new title, “All Stars Battle Royale.”
Additional celebrities who came by the PlayStation Lounge to test their skills at the new Wonderbook: Book of Spells included the Jonas Brothers, Kevin, Nick and Joe Jonas, as well as actress / musician Kat Graham (The Vampire Diaries), RJ Mitte (Breaking Bad), Daniela Bobadilla (Anger Management) and Ryan Ochoa (Disney’s Pair of Kings) and Damian McGinty (Glee.)
When she’s not shopping or testing beauty products, Evan Hosie writes gadget reviews for the site Popgadget.net
Melissa Myers has worked as an entertainment journalist for ten years,
both in London and New York.
She has done a daily gossip column on British newspaper the Daily Star
where she interviewed everyone from Tom Cruise and George Clooney to
Simon Cowell and Jennifer Lopez. She also worked as the News Director
of In Touch in New York for the past six years, before launching her
own site www.celebzter.com, which aims to provide smart content for smart women.