George Clooney To Host MPTF's 95th Anniversary Celebration

George Clooney To Host MPTF's 95th Anniversary Celebration Aug 26, 2016

MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund) announced today that George Clooney will host “Hollywood’s Night Under The Stars,” an evening of musical performances and special presentations celebrating their 95th year of helping those who entertain us. More
Star-Studded Rally Behind Nation's Veterans

Star-Studded Rally Behind Nation's Veterans Aug 22, 2016

Paralyzed Veterans of America, the Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes, Disabled American Veterans, the Military Order of the Purple Heart and the Academy of United States Veterans are proud to host The Vettys Presidential Inaugural Ball on January 20, 2017 at Washington D.C.’s historic Hay-Adams Hotel. More
Bradley Cooper To Executive-Produce Star-Studded Stand Up To Cancer TV Broadcast

Bradley Cooper To Executive-Produce Star-Studded Stand Up To Cancer TV Broadcast Jun 16, 2016

The Hollywood community is once again uniting to support Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), which will stage its fifth biennial televised fundraising special on Friday, Sept. 9 (8:00 – 9:00 PM ET/PT / 7:00 PM CT). More
Impossible Choices: Stars Join UN To Create Call-To-Action For Humanity

Impossible Choices: Stars Join UN To Create Call-To-Action For Humanity May 2, 2016

Impossible choices are being made every single day by the more than 125 million people in desperate need of humanitarian assistance around the globe. To spark action ahead of the first-ever World Humanitarian summit, the United Nations (UN) has launched a global, interactive digital experience that aims to inspire commitment to meaningful change in the name of humanity. More
Stars Attend MPTF Reel Stories, Real Lives Event

Stars Attend MPTF Reel Stories, Real Lives Event Apr 11, 2016

The entertainment industry turned out in force Thursday night in support of MPTF’s (Motion Picture & Television Fund) fifth annual “Reel Stories, Real Lives” event, a unique evening of powerful readings which told the stories of industry members and their families who have benefitted from MPTF’s services in recent years. More
Helen Mirren To Host Genesis Prize Award Ceremony In Jerusalem

Helen Mirren To Host Genesis Prize Award Ceremony In Jerusalem Apr 8, 2016

The Genesis Prize Foundation announced today that the award-winning actress Dame Helen Mirren will emcee the 2016 Genesis Prize award ceremony, which will take place on June 23 in Jerusalem. More
Danny DeVito To Present Honor To Michael Douglas At Reel Stories, Real Lives Event

Danny DeVito To Present Honor To Michael Douglas At Reel Stories, Real Lives Event Mar 29, 2016

The entertainment industry will join together for the 5th Annual Reel Stories, Real Lives (RSRL) event benefiting MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund). More
More Presenters And Honorees Announced For AARP Movies For Grownups

More Presenters And Honorees Announced For AARP Movies For Grownups Feb 2, 2016

AARP has announced a plethora of additional presenters and honorees for their Movies For Grownups Awards. More
Winners Of AARP's Movies For Grownups Awards Announced

Winners Of AARP's Movies For Grownups Awards Announced Jan 12, 2016

AARP The Magazine has announced the winners of the 15th Annual Movies for Grownups Awards, continuing its integral role in awards season with its tradition of honoring the best in films with particular relevance to a 50-plus audience. More
Hal Holbrook To Perform Benefit Show in Santa Monica

Hal Holbrook To Perform Benefit Show in Santa Monica Jan 8, 2016

Hal Holbrook will present his legendary one-man show MARK TWAIN TONIGHT! at The Broad Stage in Santa Monica, California on February 11, 2016 as a benefit for The Actors Fund. More
Michael Douglas To Receive AARP Movies For Grownups Career Achievement Award

Michael Douglas To Receive AARP Movies For Grownups Career Achievement Award Oct 21, 2015

AARP announced today that actor, producer and Academy Award winner Michael Douglas will receive the 2015 Movies For Grownups Career Achievement Award. More
2015 South-South Awards Celebrate Sustainable Development

2015 South-South Awards Celebrate Sustainable Development Sep 23, 2015

The 2015 South-South Awards, the world’s foremost global development event, will feature some of the most celebrated Hollywood actors, including Oscar winners Robert De Niro, Michael Douglas and Forest Whitaker, who will be lending their voices to honor the achievements of the global South and celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the United Nations and its adoption of the new universal development framework known as the Post-2015 Development Agenda. More
Michael Douglas And Jane Goodall Celebrate International Day Of Peace

Michael Douglas And Jane Goodall Celebrate International Day Of Peace Sep 21, 2015

The United Nations yesterday observed the International Day of Peace with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appealing to all warring parties to lay down their weapons and observe a global ceasefire and “stop the killings and the destruction, and create space for lasting peace.” More
Jay Leno Returns To Israel To Host The 2015 Genesis Prize Ceremony

Jay Leno Returns To Israel To Host The 2015 Genesis Prize Ceremony Mar 12, 2015

The Genesis Prize Foundation has announced that Jay Leno will return to Israel and serve as Master of Ceremonies for the second annual Genesis Prize Award Ceremony on June 18, 2015, when this $1 million Prize will be awarded to Michael Douglas. More
Nathan Lane To Receive Eugene O’Neill Theater Center Monte Cristo Award

Nathan Lane To Receive Eugene O’Neill Theater Center Monte Cristo Award Jan 19, 2015

The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center announced today that it will present the 15th Annual Monte Cristo Award to theater, film, and television actor Nathan Lane in recognition of his outstanding achievements and contributions to the American theater. More
Stand Up To Cancer Returns To TV In 2014

Stand Up To Cancer Returns To TV In 2014 Jul 10, 2014

Building on three historic fundraising telecasts in 2008, 2010 and 2012, the groundbreaking grassroots movement Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), will return to primetime television on Friday, September 5, 2014, at 8 pm ET & PT / 7 pm CT. More
U2 Performs At Sean Penn's Star-Studded Help Haiti Home Gala

U2 Performs At Sean Penn's Star-Studded Help Haiti Home Gala Jan 13, 2014

Saturday night, Hollywood came together to support Sean Penn and his J/P Haitian Relief Organization at the 3rd Annual Help Haiti Home Gala, presented by Giorgio Armani at the Montage in LA. More
Michael Douglas To Be Honored At UNICEF Ball

Michael Douglas To Be Honored At UNICEF Ball Jan 9, 2014

The annual UNICEF Ball will take place at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel next Tuesday, January 14. More
Lang Lang Named As UN Messenger Of Peace

Lang Lang Named As UN Messenger Of Peace Oct 28, 2013

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will today designate the world-renowned pianist Lang Lang from China as a United Nations Messenger of Peace with a special focus on global education. More
Stars Come Out For Evening Before Party

Stars Come Out For Evening Before Party Sep 25, 2013

Television’s biggest night took place in Century Park, CA this Saturday, September 21st, where the entertainment industry came together for the seventh annual “Evening Before” party, benefitting the MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund). More
Stars Make A Stand Against Nuclear Weapons

Stars Make A Stand Against Nuclear Weapons Jun 13, 2013

A group of celebrities is making a stand against nuclear weapons – and they need your support. More
Heidi Klum And Janet Jackson To Be Honored At amfAR New York Gala

Heidi Klum And Janet Jackson To Be Honored At amfAR New York Gala Jan 17, 2013

Heidi Klum, Janet Jackson and Kenneth Cole will be honored at the amfAR New York Gala next month. More
Harry Belafonte To Be Honored At UNICEF Snowflake Ball

Harry Belafonte To Be Honored At UNICEF Snowflake Ball Nov 20, 2012

UNICEF is set to host the Snowflake Ball, one of New York City’s most notable black-tie galas, to celebrate the lighting of the UNICEF Snowflakes and to honor those whose philanthropic commitments support its mission to save children’s lives. More
Al Gore To Attend Bette Midler's Charity Hulaween

Al Gore To Attend Bette Midler's Charity Hulaween Oct 26, 2012

Bette Midler will once again present a special Halloween event to benefit her New York Restoration Project (NYRP). More
Stand Up To Cancer Raises Over $81 Million

Stand Up To Cancer Raises Over $81 Million Sep 10, 2012

Stand Up To Cancer has announced that more than $81 million has been pledged so far in connection with its star-studded September 7 roadblock fundraising telecast to accelerate ground-breaking research and bring new treatments to patients as quickly as possible, including pediatric cancer patients through the creation of a new pediatric cancer research “Dream Team.” More
Photos: Eva Longoria And Flo Rida Support Got Your 6 During The DNC In Charlotte

Photos: Eva Longoria And Flo Rida Support Got Your 6 During The DNC In Charlotte Sep 6, 2012

Flo Rida joined Eva Longoria for a special event to benefit Got Your 6 in Charlotte during the DNC this week. More
More Stars Confirmed For Stand Up To Cancer Television Event

More Stars Confirmed For Stand Up To Cancer Television Event Sep 6, 2012

Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Justin Timberlake, Sofia Vergara, Eric Stonestreet, Ray Romano, Felicity Huffman, Max Greenfield, Stacy Keibler, Maura Tierney, Rocco DiSpirito, Ethan Zohn and Olympic Gold Medalists Gabrielle Douglas and Missy Franklin will participate in Stand Up To Cancer's landmark television event on Friday, Sept. 7 (8:00-9:00 PM ET & PT). More
Sara Evans Joins Meghan McCain At Got Your 6 Event For Veteran Support

Sara Evans Joins Meghan McCain At Got Your 6 Event For Veteran Support Aug 31, 2012

Sara Evans performed at a special event to benefit Got Your 6 in Tampa, Florida this week. More
Stars Announced For Stand Up To Cancer Television Special

Stars Announced For Stand Up To Cancer Television Special Aug 22, 2012

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) is proud to announce the Hollywood community is once again rallying together and lending its support to the third SU2C primetime television fundraising special on Friday, Sept. 7 (8:00-9:00 PM ET /PT). More
Michael Douglas And Blythe Danner For The Oral Cancer Foundation

Michael Douglas And Blythe Danner For The Oral Cancer Foundation Aug 7, 2012

The Oral Cancer Foundation is pleased to have developed partnerships with two highly visible Hollywood stars to raise awareness of a disease of which too few people in the U.S. have ever heard. More