Bringing the next generation of Hollywood to 100% participation.

MPTF NextGen is a diverse group of entertainment industry professionals who represent the many aspects of film and television in Hollywood and support MPTF’s mission of taking care of our own. As an up and coming part of the industry, we hope you will help us in taking care of each other in times of need. Click here to join NextGen >


  • Advocate for MPTF by sharing the stories of people helped by the dedicated teams at MPTF
  • Educate industry professionals on why the next generation of the entertainment industry needs to continue the mission
  • Inspire peers: participate by becoming a member, volunteering, or donating

Our NextGen Summer Party benefiting MPTF in 2021 was hosted by Max Greenfield and featured music by Ray Rhodes and a special performance by Sam Nelson Harris of X Ambassadors, presented by Hey Google, Maker’s Mark, and PRG.

Host Committee: Yvette Nicole Brown • Logan Browning • Ross Butler • Fortune Feimster • Jason George • Daniel Gillies • Olivia Holt • London Hughes • Sarah Hyland & Wells Adams • Natalie Morales • June Diane Raphael & Paul Scheer • Retta • Jessica Rothe • Sara Rue • Nico Santos & Zeke Smith • Chris Sullivan •  Ramona Young

Event donors included Lindblad Expeditions, Heineken, Landmark Wines, Mauna Lani, Auberge Resorts Collection, and PS


If you’re in the entertainment community, we hope you’ll consider membership today.

Join our dynamic NextGen group. If you’re in the entertainment biz, we hope you’ll consider membership today.


As an up-and-coming member of the entertainment industry, there is no better time to help those in need while making lasting career connections. For a nominal fee, aid MPTF and enjoy special benefits including:

  • Invitations to networking mixers and NextGen events. Virtual events have headlined Paramount CEO, Jim Gianopulos and Shondaland’s EP, Betsy Beers!
  • Unique fundraising and volunteer opportunities
  • Exclusive access to a wide range of curated discounts and member-only perks
  • A VIP membership at MedMen and 20% off your orders
  • 10% off at-home gel manicures from Color Camp
  • 15% off your order from Harper Wilde bras
  • 15% off your order from Byron Blatty Wine
  • 15% off regularly priced Camera Rentals at Samy’s Camera (some exclusions apply)

“The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.”


MPTF Founder

“The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.”


MPTF Founder


Cate Adams, Co-Chair; VP, Production, Warner Bros.
Simran Baidwan, Screenwriter/Producer
Yvette Nicole Brown, Actress
Geoffrey Colo, Transmedia Producer
Jeffrey Epstein, Co-chair; Vice President of Corporate Communications, The Walt Disney Company
Jason George, Actor
Michelle Homerin, Volunteer Liaison; Director, Casting, ABC Studios
Andrew Honsey, General Manager, Global Sales, Delta Air Lines
Flora Huang, Treasurer; Senior Vice President, International Finance & Strategy, AMC Networks
Julian Jacobs, Co-Head, UTA Marketing, United Talent Agency
Jelani Johnson, Executive VP, Content Strategy, MACRO
Monica Macer, Showrunner, Writer/Producer
Lyndsey Miller, Publicity Lead – Genre, Amazon Studios
Anna Musky-Goldwyn, Writer
Allison Smartt, Secretary; International Representative, IATSE
Brian Toombs, Director, Head of Content, Roku Brand Studio
Elyse Weissman, Corporate Communications, Hulu