SOURCE: Motion Picture & Television Fund

January 30, 2008 13:18 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: Tenth Annual Michael Douglas & Friends Celebrity Golf Event to Take Place at Riviera Golf Club in Pacific Palisades, California

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

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - January 30, 2008) -


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

WHO        Among the celebrities expected to play are: Michael Douglas,
           Catherine Zeta-Jones, Heather Locklear, Morgan Freeman,
           Alice Cooper, Martin Sheen, Kyle MacLachlan, Jack Wagner,
           Dave Annable.

WHEN       Sunday, February 10, 2008; photo/interview opportunity
           7:00-8:00 a.m. (press check-in begins at 6:15 a.m.).

WHERE      Riviera Golf Club, 1250 Capri Drive, Pacific Palisades, Calif.

MEDIA      ALL media MUST be credentialed in advance. Media will be able
           to photograph/interview celebrities warming-up at 7:00 a.m.,
           and then cover the celebrity putting challenge 7:30-8:00 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 June 8, 2:00-4:00 p.m. EDT.

SPONSORS   Event sponsors include Northern Trust, AARP and Dr Pepper.

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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