MPTF receives the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the Oscars
On Sunday, April 25, 2021, the Academy honored MPTF, the 40th recipient and first organization, with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award.
Some may say that Courtenay Valenti’s life began under dramatic circumstances as she found herself with an unlikely fan in President Lyndon B. Johnson (seen above, showing her a basket of puppies) Courtenay’s father, famed MPAA head Jack Valenti, was a trusted...
If institutions can be considered kindred spirits, then surely Musso & Frank and MPTF are that.
Originally published Jan. 22, 2011: We are proud to announce that the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has selected MPTF to receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award for service to the industry! The Academy will present the...
When the former president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, who also boasts an impressive producing roster of classics, gets together to talk movies with an Oscar-nominated screenwriter with extensive credits known around the world, you know...
In their day, Jules Stein and his partner at MCA Universal, Lew Wasserman, set up an endowment for MPTF campus gardens.
1941 Country House and Hospital with Mary Pickford.
The Samuel Goldwyn Foundation Children’s Center.
A Hollywood legend talks about her work in the industry.