SOURCE: Motion Picture & Television Fund

April 02, 2007 12:00 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: Hollywood's Biggest Stars Come Out for Ninth Annual Michael Douglas & Friends Celebrity Golf Event

Event Benefiting The Motion Picture & Television Fund to Be Telecast on NBC

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 2, 2007 --

WHAT      The ninth annual Michael Douglas & Friends Celebrity Golf event.

WHO       Among those celebrities expected to play include:
          Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Donald Trump, Heather
          Locklear, Mark Wahlberg, Alice Cooper, Cheryl Ladd, Martin Sheen,
          Josh Duhamel, Kyle MacLachlan, Kenny G, Haley Joel Osment.

WHEN      Sunday, April 29, 2007; photo/interview opportunity at 11:00 a.m.
          (press check-in begins at 10:00 a.m.).

WHERE     Trump National Golf Club, One Ocean Trails Drive, Rancho Palos
          Verdes, Calif.

MEDIA     ALL media MUST be credentialed in advance.  Media will be able
          to photograph/interview celebrities at 11:00 a.m., and then
          cover celebrity putting challenge 11:20-11:45 a.m.  Media will
          not be able to cover actual tournament.  Media parking will
          be provided.

TELECAST  The event will be telecast on NBC on Sunday, June 10 immediately
          following the men's final of the French Open.

SPONSORS  Event sponsors include AARP, Dockers San Francisco, Dr Pepper,
          CenterStaging Corp., NBC Sports; event hosted by Trump National
          Golf Club.

MPTF      The non-profit Motion Picture & Television Fund, headquartered in
          Woodland Hills, Calif., was founded in 1921 to provide "relief"
          for those in the film industry who had fallen on hard times.
          Today, 85 years later, MPTF is a major service provider
          supporting the health and well being of the entertainment
          community.  Healthcare, childcare, retirement living and
          social/charitable services are offered with compassion and
          respect for the dignity of the whole person.  Care is offered
          through the MPTF 250-bed hospital, five outpatient health
          centers, charitable financial assistance and community outreach
          programs, a full-scale retirement community and a children's day
          care center.  More information is available at www.mptvfund.org.

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