SOURCE: Motion Picture & Television Fund

Motion Picture & Television Fund

February 10, 2009 18:42 ET

Motion Picture & Television Fund to Hold Audio Press Conference to Address Concerns and Inaccuracies Regarding the Upcoming Closure of Its Hospital and Acute Care Facilities

WOODLAND HILLS, CA--(Marketwire - February 10, 2009) - The Motion Picture & Television Fund, the entertainment industry's premier health and social services organization, will be holding an audio press conference to address concerns about the recently announced closure of its hospital and acute care facilities. Also discussed will be inaccuracies being reported about the closure. The audio press conference is open to all media outlets. No advance RSVP is required.

WHEN:           Wednesday, February 11, 2009, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. PST

CALL-IN:        800-700-7353; ask operator to join the MPTF call.

PARTICIPATING:  Frank Mancuso -- Chairman, MPTF Corporate Board
                Jeffrey Katzenberg -- Chairman, MPTF Foundation
                Joe Fischer -- Chairman, MPTF Board of Trustees
                Dr. David Tillman -- President and CEO, MPTF
                Ken Scherer -- CEO, MPTF Foundation
                Seth Ellis -- COO, MPTF
                Steve Valentine -- CEO, The Camden Group
                Andy Garb -- Loeb & Loeb (MPTF counsel)

FORMAT:         A brief overview of the situation and responses to specific
                allegations, followed by questions-and-answers. The call
                will end promptly at 12:30 p.m. PST.

CALL REPLAY:    An audio replay will be available for 7 days following the
                conference by calling 800-475-6701, access code: 986415.

MPTF:           For more than 86 years, the Motion Picture & Television
                Fund has served California's entertainment community. It
                provides healthcare, retirement care, childcare and
                charitable social services with compassion and respect for
                the dignity of the whole person. MPTF is a leader in the
                development and implementation of services and programs for
                senior citizens. Charity has always remained at the heart
                of the Motion Picture & Television Fund. For more
                information about MPTF visit

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