Levar Burton Raises $1M For New Reading Rainbow Series

The host of the beloved literacy show is bringing it back for the web and his Kickstarter has exploded.
By Gaby Dunn
  • Reading Rainbow star LeVar Burton began a Kickstarter yesterday morning to raise a million dollars to restart the famous and beloved literacy series. The Kickstarter will benefit teachers and students across America!

    Today, the fundraiser reached its goal and then some. Looks like a butterfly will be flying in the sky!

  • And check out Levar’s reaction to reaching $1M above. Try not to cry.