A group of entertainers, including actors, directors and TV show hosts, visited a panda centre in southwest China's Sichuan province on Friday to give donations, the West China City News reported.
The beaming delegation included directors Lu Chuan and Zhang Yuan, crosstalk performer-turned-actor Niu Qun and TV show host Sa Beining.
While at the Bi Feng Gorge Base of China Panda-protection Research Center in Ya'an city, they were given the right to name the pandas they chose to give money to care for their well-being.
After spending a day having fun with their "children," the stars promised to make phone calls frequently and come again.
Chinese mainland actress Liu Tao and crosstalk performer Niu Qun were among a group of entertainers who visited a panda centre in southwest China's Sichuan Province on July 13, 2007 to give donations.
(CRI.cn July 15, 2007)