Casey Affleck, Taylor Schilling, Anne Hathaway, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Andy Samberg

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Reel Stories, Real Lives took place on Saturday, April 5, 2014


Reel Stories, Real Lives is an intimate celebrity-packed event dedicated to recognizing the next generation of entertainment industry leaders. Held annually at Milk Studios in Hollywood, the event celebrates and highlights the extraordinary services provided by MPTF through a series of stories written and performed by Hollywood’s biggest and brightest stars.


Stories were performed by Casey Affleck, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Anne Hathaway, Andy Samberg, and Taylor Schilling.

Stories were written by Scott Cooper, M.A. Fortin & Joshua Miller, Michael Green, Karey Kirkpatrick & Steve Hickner & Billy Ray, and John Krasinski.


The event featured a special exhibit curated by Hannah Sloan of ROSEGALLERY. The Music Within: Celebrating the Wonderful World of Album Art Cover Design included works by John Cage, Jo Ann Callis, Bruce Davidson, Henry Kiltz, William Eggleston, Raymond Pettibon, Norman Seeff, Alex Steinweiss, Andy Warhol, Hipgnosis, and more.


Event Producers

Guymon Casady
Bill Gerber
Kevin McCormick
Karen Rosenfelt
Greg Sills
Courtenay Valenti

Warren Zavala


Past Participants

Russell Brand
Josh Brolin
Robert Downey, Jr.

Anna Faris
Jon Favreau

Jodie Foster
Jennifer Garner
John Goldwyn

Jon Hamm

Armie Hammer
Megan Mullally & Supreme Music Program
Sue Naegle

Nick Offerman
Chris Pine
Robert Pine

Chris Pratt

Keanu Reeves

Jeremy Renner

Olivia Thirlby


Past Story Writers

Will Beall

Greg Berlanti

Peter Craig

Will Fetters

Dan Fogelman

Scott Frank

Phil Lord & Chris Miller

Craig Mazin

Michele & Kieran Mulroney

Billy Ray

John Requa & Glenn Ficarra
Chris Weitz


For information about MPTF fundraising events, please call our Events department at 818-876-1974.
Sponsored By:
UCLA Health 
Delta air lines 
The Hollywood Reporter

Will Arnett

Taylor Schilling

Casey Affleck

Anne Hathaway

Andy Samberg

Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Jeffrey Katzenberg and Connie Sawyer

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