As emcee of the 10th annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball on June 11,
reminded the event's guests of the importance of the organization that helps the homeless achieve self-sufficiency.
Having had his own problems with drugs and alcohol, Arnold said, "I could very easily be on the other side of this fence instead of having the honor of hosting this."
The ball, held at the Mandeville Canyon estate of Hayward Kaiser and
, raised more than $1 million for Chrysalis, thanks to an outpouring of support from an 800-strong, star-studded crowd that included Jon Favreau,
, Amanda Anka and
, Rosetta and
, Odette and
, Brad Goreski,
, Abigail Spencer,
of "Grey's Anatomy."
Dana Walden, co-chairman of
Television; Donna Langley, co-chairman of Universal Pictures; Rick Hess, head of Creative Artist Agency's Film Finance Group and ball founder
Dane co-chaired the gala, which honored Scott Stuber, producer of
and other films; Richard Weitz, board member at the talent agency WME; and "Tron" star