Anderson Cooper is in Myanmar and the very capable John Berman was in the AC360 anchor chair. Tonight we bring you the first hour of The 10th Annual CNN Heroes All-Star Tribute. This year Kelly Ripa joined Anderson as a co-host of the event.
Anderson and Kelly opened the show and explained about the addition of super heroes this year. Then Taraji P. Henson & Octavia Spencer introduced the first Top Ten Hero - Becca Stevens:
Next Diane Lane introduced this year's second Top 10 Hero - Harry Swimmer:
Laurie Hernandez introduced this year's third Top Ten Hero - Jeison Aristizabal:
Edward Norton introduced the fourth Top Ten Hero of 2016 - Luma Mufleh:
After Anderson and Kelly each held a furry friend, Neil Patrick Harris introduced this year's fifth Top Ten Hero - Sherri Franklin:
After recognition of a "Change Maker," Danielle Brooks introduced the sixth Top Ten Hero of 2016 - Craig Dodson:
Tomorrow night, during the second hour, we'll meet the last four 2016 Top Ten Heroes and find out who was named Superhero and CNN's Hero of the Year. Until then, we leave you with a few photos from the red carpet and those cute dogs who were available for adoption: