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Motion Picture and Television Fund

Kirk Douglas Just Did Something Beautiful For His 99th Birthday

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 12.16.2015 | Fifty

They say it's better to give than receive, and that's exactly what actor Kirk Douglas did to celebrate his 99th birthday. The Hollywood veteran marked...

One Year Later

Jill Robinson | Posted 12.26.2012 | Los Angeles
Jill Robinson

I had not been back to the Motion Picture Home since my husband died one year ago. I had finished the book about how we met, how we hung on close all the way to the end. And then how I have learned to swim on my own.

"The Beautiful Barn," aka My LA Emmy Weekend

Abigail Spencer | Posted 11.21.2011 | Los Angeles
Abigail Spencer

I didn't grow up in Los Angeles, and maybe I'm an unlikely candidate for the town itself, but LA has really grown on me. Not just grown. It's my community.

The Truth About the Motion Picture and Television Fund

Dr. David Tillman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dr. David Tillman

Facts can be inconvenient when a writer's purpose is to grab attention and evoke outrage among his readers. And so it was with a column on the impending closure of the MPTF's Long Term Care Unit.