The annual event is inspired by Lauren’s mother, who was diagnosed with the mentally degenerative disease in her early 50s.
At the fundraiser, guests – including the winner of Seth’s prom contest – were privy to performances by comedian Sarah Silverman, actor and musician Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and “Poison” trio Bel Biv DeVoe.
A final tally has the event raising $900,000 for the Alzheimer’s Association, a cause that brought Seth before the Senate Appropriations Committee in Washington in February.
“I came here today for a few reasons,” said the 32-year-old funnyman. “One, I’m a huge House of Cards fan. Just marathoned the whole thing. Had to be here. Two is to say people need more help.”
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