SOURCE: Motion Picture & Television Fund

Motion Picture & Television Fund

April 19, 2010 12:19 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: Hugh Jackman Returns to Host All-Star Tribute to Hollywood and Broadway

Stars of Stage and Screen Gather for Fifth Annual "A Fine Romance" to Benefit the Motion Picture & Television Fund

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - April 19, 2010) -

WHAT An evening of celebrity performances honoring musicals from stage and screen.
WHEN Saturday, May 1, 2010; press placing begins at 6:30 p.m.; celebrity arrivals start at approximately 7:00 p.m.
WHERE 20th Century Fox, 10201 W. Pico Blvd., Stage #8. (Enter Galaxy parking gate)
WHO Celebrities performing include: Hugh Jackman, Joel Grey, Patti LuPone, Shirley MacLaine, James Marsden, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Kristen Bell, John Barrowman, Christine Ebersole, Hector Elizondo, Leslie Uggams, Cheyenne Jackson, Melina Kanakaredes, Kelli O'Hara, Lea Salonga, Aaron Tveit and more.
SHOW CREDITS Producers: Laurence Mark ("Julie & Julia," "Dreamgirls") and Dan Jinks ("Milk," "American Beauty"); director: Adam Shankman ("Hairspray," "Bedtime Stories"); music director: John Mauceri (The Hollywood Bowl Orchestra).
MEDIA ACCESS Media can cover celebrity arrivals; no press will be admitted into the event. All media must be credentialed in advance and will be placed.
SPONSORS Presenting Sponsors: AARP, Panasonic Hollywood Labs; Host Hotel: Intercontinental Los Angeles -- Century City; Venue provided by 20th Century Fox
CHAIRPERSONS Ann & Jim Gianopulos
CHARITY For nearly 90 years, the Motion Picture & Television Fund has served California's entertainment community. The non-profit organization provides healthcare, independent and assisted retirement care, memory care, childcare, financial support and social services to more than 60,000 entertainment-industry professionals every year. MPTF is a leader in the development and implementation of services and programs for senior citizens.

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