The Silver Medallion

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

Write What You Love

“Whatever creativity is fueling you, this is what it should be about – satisfying the creative urge of people on campus.”  That’s how writer Tony Lawrence describes his experiences with MPTF Studios, the in-house production studio that encourages their residents’...

Tony Lawrence and Madi Smith wedding

Truly Inspired

Around here we love saying that “Creativity is ageless,” and that doesn’t just apply to film and TV. Many of our residents are accomplished in many aspects of the arts, some stemming from their own work in the industry. A pioneer in the world of computer imaging,...

Alleen Ramrus Art Class

The Jay Jacobs Story

Retired William Morris talent agent Jay Jacobs has had firsthand experience with many of the ups and downs of showbiz life.

The Jay Jacobs Story

Courtenay Colors Outside the Lines

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...

Courtenay Valenti with Lyndon B Johnson

A Healthy Union

We are proud of our trusted relationship with UCLA Health, which operates six UCLA Health-MPTF primary care health centers, strategically scattered across the Los Angeles basin, and dedicated exclusively to serving our entertainment industry members. UCLA Health,...

A Healthy Union with UCLA Health