SOURCE: Motion Picture & Television Fund

Motion Picture & Television Fund

February 11, 2009 12:36 ET

Reminder: Motion Picture & Television Fund to Hold Audio Press Conference to Address Concerns and Inaccuracies Regarding the Upcoming Closure of Its Hospital and Long-Term Care Facility

WOODLAND HILLS, CA--(Marketwire - February 11, 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 long-term care facility. 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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