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Kevin Goff and Jason George

Writer and filmmaker Kevin Goff, great-grandnephew of Hattie McDaniel, talks with MPTF NextGen's Jason George about her Oscar-winning legacy and his own involvement with MTPF at our 2023 KTLA telethon, "Lights, Camera, Take Action!: Caring for Hollywood's Crews."...

Kevin goff and jason george on nbc news.

Fred Specktor: Inside Hollywood with Hawk Koch

Hawk talks with Hollywood’s oldest Super Agent, Fred Specktor, who orchestrates the careers of the industry’s most renowned actors and directors at top talent agency CAA. At 90, he's an emblem of a bygone era and a player in the current one. Presented live on MPTF...

Fred Specktor and Hawk Koch

Lights, Camera, Take Action!

Aired live on Los Angeles' KTLA 5 on December 10, 2022, MPTF's first live telethon is hosted by Yvette Nicole Brown and Tom Bergeron, and produced by Phil Rosenthal and David Wild. Thank you to our presenting sponsors, City National Bank and UCLA Health. To donate...

Tom Bergeron and Yvette Nicole Brown

KTLA’s L.A. Unscripted with MPTF

KTLA profiles MPTF on "LA Unscripted" on December 6, 2022, featuring interviews with Bob Beitcher, Courteney Bailey, and Kay Weissman.

Kay Weissman on KTLA's L.A. Unscripted

Jodie Foster & Harry Northup at MPTF’s 100th

Jodie Foster and Harry Northup, who appeared together in "The Silence of the Lambs," talk about their meaningful connections to MPTF at "100 Years of Hollywood: A Celebration of Service" on June 18, 2022 at The Lot at Formosa....

Jim Gianopulos & Walter Mirisch at MPTF’s 100th

Jim Gianopulos, Chairman of MPTF's Board of Directors, and Hollywood legend Walter Mirisch explain what the organization means to them at "100 Years of Hollywood: A Celebration of Service" on June 18, 2022 at The Lot at Formosa....

Making The Silence of the Lambs

Actor and MPTF resident Harry Northup stops by "You Be the Critic" on MPTF Studios' Creative Chaos to discuss Jonathan Demme and "The Silence of the Lambs."...

The Silver Medallion

The Silver Medallion Award was established in 1942 to recognize outstanding humanitarian achievement for MPTF and the entertainment industry at large.

The “T” in MPTF

During our 50th year on July 27, 1971, we officially adopted “Television” as part of our name, and it’s a word at the core of our existence every day.

Frank Sinatra Rosalind Russell MPTF