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Feb 09, 2020, 04:54 ET 2020 MPTF 'Night Before' Host Committee Members Renée Zellweger, Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson, Cynthia Erivo, Antonio Banderas And More Attend 18th Annual Fundraiser In Support Of MPTF

A star-studded host committee, Academy Awards® nominees and presenters, along with some of the most powerful industry influencers came together on...


Feb 24, 2019, 07:53 ET 2019 MPTF 'Night Before' Host Committee Members George Clooney, Glenn Close, Leonardo Dicaprio, Regina King, Rami Malek, And More Attend 17th Annual Fundraiser In Support Of MPTF

A star-studded host committee, Academy Awards® nominees and presenters, along with some of the most powerful industry influencers came together on...


Sep 18, 2016, 12:00 ET 10th Annual "Evening Before" Benefitting Motion Picture & Television Fund

Television's biggest night took place in Century City, CA Saturday, September 17th, where the entertainment industry came together for the 10th...


Sep 20, 2015, 01:24 ET 9th Annual "Evening Before" Benefitting Motion Picture & Television Fund

Television's biggest night took place in Century City, CA Saturday, September 19th, where the entertainment industry came together for the ninth...


Aug 26, 2015, 01:11 ET MPTF Hosts 3rd Annual "Deal With It: A Women's Conference" Featuring Candy Chang and Nancy Giles

As part of its over 90-year commitment to the well-being of the entertainment community, MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund) announced its third...


Feb 22, 2015, 12:00 ET 2015 MPTF 'Night Before' Host Committee Members George Clooney, Eddie Redmayne, Reese Witherspoon, And More Attend 13th Annual Fundraiser In Support Of MPTF

A star-studded host committee, Academy Awards® nominees and presenters, along with some of the most powerful industry influencers came together on...


Nov 06, 2014, 04:10 ET Directors Guild Foundation Makes Ten Year Commitment to MPTF In Support of Cognitive Wellness Programs

Today MPTF announced a ten year commitment from the Directors Guild Foundation to support an ambitious research program exploring the relationship...


Oct 02, 2014, 01:00 ET Samuel Goldwyn, Jr. Contributes $6 Million to MPTF

MPTF (Motion Picture and Television Fund) and the Samuel Goldwyn Foundation today announced a $6 million gift to establish The Samuel Goldwyn, Jr....


Sep 03, 2014, 04:55 ET MPTF Hosts 2nd Annual "Deal With It: A Women's Conference" Featuring Sandra Tsing Loh and Delia Ephron

As part of its over 90-year commitment to the well-being of the entertainment community, MPTF (Motion Picture and Television Fund) announced its...


Apr 06, 2014, 01:34 ET Motion Picture And Television Fund Holds Third Annual "Reel Stories, Real Lives" Event With Host Will Arnett

The entertainment industry turned out in force last night in support of Motion Picture & Television Fund's (MPTF) third annual "Reel Stories, Real...


Mar 02, 2014, 06:43 ET 2014 MPTF 'Night Before' Host Committee Members Amy Adams, Jennifer Aniston, Will Smith And More Attend 12Th Annual Fundraiser In Support Of MPTF

A star-studded host committee, Academy Awards® nominees and presenters, along with some of the most powerful industry influencers came together on...


Dec 03, 2013, 11:00 ET Sumner Redstone Donates $20 Million to Motion Picture & Television Fund

MPTF announced today that the Sumner M. Redstone Charitable Foundation has made a $20 million gift to the Motion Picture & Television Fund (MPTF)...


Oct 14, 2013, 12:03 ET Hugh Jackman...One Night Only Performance Included Auctions, X-Men, A Fiat And Surprises

Saturday night, Hugh Jackman brought his one-man show to Los Angeles' The Dolby Theater for a one night only performance to benefit the Motion...


Sep 23, 2013, 12:00 ET 7th Annual "Evening Before" Benefitting The Motion Picture & Television Fund

Television's biggest night took place in Century Park, CA this Saturday, September 21st, where the entertainment industry came together for the...


Jul 23, 2013, 12:00 ET Hugh Jackman ... One Night Only To Debut At The Dolby Theatre On October 12 To Benefit MPTF

Academy Award nominee and Tony and Golden Globe Award winner Hugh Jackman will bring his critically acclaimed one-man show from Broadway to Los...


Jul 10, 2013, 04:25 ET First Entertainment Credit Union and Entertainment Partners Align with MPTF in Support of the Health and Wellness of the Entertainment Industry

Two of the entertainment industry's leading services companies -- First Entertainment Credit Union (First Entertainment) and Entertainment Partners...


Mar 15, 2013, 09:33 ET Strike Averted As MPTF and SEIU-UHW Announce 60-Day Cooling-Off Period

This afternoon, MPTF (Motion Picture and Television Fund) and the union representing certain of its employees, SEIU-UHW, jointly announced a 60-day...


Mar 06, 2013, 09:00 ET MPTF Announces Continuation Of Partnership With The FIAT Brand Through Auction Program Of Celebrity-Driven 2013 Fiat 500e Vehicles

MPTF is proud to announce the continuation of its partnership with the FIAT brand following the success of this year's "Night Before" event by...


Feb 28, 2013, 05:42 ET MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund) Awarded Overall Five Star Rating By US News & World Report

In its just released annual report on Best Nursing Homes ratings, US News & World Report has placed MPTF (Motion Picture and Television Fund) on its...


Feb 25, 2013, 09:00 ET 2013 MPTF "Night Before" Host Committee Members Amy Adams, Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck, George Clooney, Bradley Cooper and More Attend 11th Annual Fundraiser in Support of MPTF

A star-studded host committee, Academy Awards® nominees and presenters, along with some of the most powerful industry influencers converged on...