THE SAFETY NET FOR AN INDUSTRY FOR 100 YEARS

In 2007, I Didn’t Think About It.

In 2007, the industry took Alex by surprise. Just like 2020 did for us all. Learn how MPTF was able to help at a time when he never expected to need it.

AN UNCONVENTIONAL LOVE

A Healing Power

See how lifelike animatronic cats can bring comfort and companionship to people living with the effects of dementia.

FUNDRAISING FUN

100th Auction

Be sure you’re on the list to receive notifications for the silent auction of the century featuring insider’s treasures from Hollywood’s past.

THE EXPERTS WEIGHT IN

Vetting the Vaccine

Dr. Joshua Sharfstein, M.D., Vice Dean of Johns Hopkins Public Health Practice and former Principal Deputy Commissioner of the FDA under Obama’s administration, and Joe Palca, Science Correspondent, NPR with everything you should know about the Covid vaccine.

WE ARE SO PROUD

Jean Hersholt
Humanitarian Award

It’s been our honor to serve the entertainment community for 100 years. We couldn’t be more thrilled to receive this great honor from the Academy.

THE SAFETY NET FOR AN INDUSTRY FOR 100 YEARS

In 2007, I Didn’t Think About It.

In 2007, the industry took Alex by surprise. Just like 2020 did for us all. Learn how MPTF was able to help at a time when he never expected to need it.

MARCH 10, 2021 - 12:30PM - 1:30PM PT

Navigating COVID-19 and Serious Illness

A Part of Our Living and Aging Well Webinar Series

Hear from MPTF medical experts on the latest news about the COVID-19 pandemic, vaccination efforts, and evolving guidelines.

AN UNCONVENTIONAL LOVE

A Healing Power

See how lifelike animatronic cats can bring comfort and companionship to people living with the effects of dementia.

FUNDRAISING FUN

100th Auction

Be sure you’re on the list to receive notifications for the silent auction of the century featuring insider’s treasures from Hollywood’s past.

THE EXPERTS WEIGH IN

Vetting the Vaccine

Dr. Joshua Sharfstein, M.D., Vice Dean of Johns Hopkins Public Health Practice and former Principal Deputy Commissioner of the FDA under Obama’s administration, and Joe Palca, Science Correspondent, NPRwith everything you should know about the Covid vaccine.

WE ARE SO PROUD

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

It’s been our honor to serve the entertainment community for 100 years. We couldn’t be more thrilled to receive this great honor from the Academy.

TOOL KIT

Learn the details around a wide range of services to our entertainment community and gain access to a valuable tool for sharing this knowledge with others.

OUR SERVICES

How We Care

MPTF provides a wide variety of programs and services to take good care of industry members in need. See the complete list in the navigation above. Following are a select few, for easy access.

LIVING AND THRIVING ON THE WASSERMAN CAMPUS

Independent and assisted living, skilled nursing and memory care living accommodations for people in the entertainment industry. Learn about the possibilities in the link below.

NEWS

Covid-19 Vaccinations Begin At MPTF & Actors Fund Retirement Homes

Coronavirus vaccinations have begun at the Motion Picture & Television Fund’s retirement facility in Woodland Hills, and will begin on Monday at The Actors FundHome in Englewood, NJ…

Lillian Michelson and her one-of-a-kind film library get a digital Hollywood ending

A real Hollywood ending doesn’t always come from Hollywood;sometimes it comes from, gasp, the internet. Or in this case,the Internet Archive, which has stepped in at the 11th…

Tyler Perry, MPTF To Receive Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Awards At The 93rd Oscar®

Tyler Perry and the Motion Picture and Television Fund have been selected by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences Board of Governors to both receive Jean Hersholt Humanitarian…

NEXT GEN


We are the next generation of MPTF. As up and coming members of the entertainment industry, we mix, we advocate, we help take care of people in our industry, and we learn from industry greats who have led the way.

PROFESSIONAL ADVISORY NETWORK

If you are in the business of supporting people in the entertainment industry, you may be a great candidate for our Professional Advisory Network. We are a dynamic group of individuals who embrace philanthropy.

WHAT YOU CAN DO

Volunteering is a deeply personal calling with the promise of deep and sustaining benefits for everyone involved. Don’t miss this opportunity for greatness. We do our best to welcome people of all ages and abilities.

FAMILY VISITS

Give residents much needed time with family and friends by overseeing visits and helping to make sure that safety guidelines are followed by all.

ORGANIZED CHAOS

MPTF Studios engages residents with fresh content weekly. Please send video recordings with lighthearted messages of positivity for broadcast.

GROCERY RELIEF

Volunteers deliver pre-packed boxes of essential groceries to food insecure industry members in need, focusing on our most vulnerable.