The Annual: Reel Stories, Real Lives
People from all areas of show business lend their skills, passion, and most importantly, their talents to a wide variety of MPTF fundraising efforts. No other organization has the ability to bring together the brightest stars from film and television to create unique events that raise money and awareness to benefit the MPTF mission.
Jeffrey Katzenberg, Adam Scott, Matt Bomer, Danny DeVito, Idina Menzel, Bryce Dallas Howard, Dennis Haysbert, Michael Douglas, Cuba Gooding Jr.
Reel Stories, Real Lives takes place annually.
Reel Stories, Real Lives is an intimate celebrity-packed event dedicated to introducing MPTF to 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.
In 2016, Reel Stories, Real Lives was hosted by Adam Scott and stories were performed by Matt Bomer, Danny DeVito, Michael Douglas, Cuba Gooding, Jr, Dennis Haysbert, Bryce Dallas Howard, and Idina Menzel.
Stories were written by Jeremy Doner, Callie Kloves, Michele & Kieran Mulroney, Morgan Neville, and Drew Pearce.
Guymon Casady • Julie Darmody • Bill Gerber • Kevin McCormick • Karen Rosenfelt • Greg Sills • Courtenay Valenti • Warren Zavala
Casey Affleck • Will Arnett • Russell Brand • Josh Brolin • Yvette Nicole Brown • Robert Downey, Jr. • Lizzy Caplan • Anna Faris • Jon Favreau • Jodie Foster • Jennifer Garner • John Goldwyn • Tony Goldwyn • Joseph Gordon-Levitt • Jon Hamm • Armie Hammer • Anne Hathaway • Tobey Maguire • Megan Mullally & Supreme Music Program • Sue Naegle • Alessandro Nivola • Nick Offerman • Chris Pine • Robert Pine • Chris Pratt • Keanu Reeves • Jeremy Renner • Andy Samberg • Taylor Schilling • Mira Sorvino • John Stamos • Olivia Thirlby
Past Story Writers
Will Beall • Greg Berlanti • Scott Cooper • Peter Craig • Bill Dubuque • Will Fetters • Dan Fogelman • M.A. Fortin & Joshua Miller • Scott Frank • Jason Fuchs • Michael Green • Jason Hall • John Hoffman • Karey Kirkpatrick & Steve Hickner • John Krasinski • Phil Lord & Chris Miller • Craig Mazin • Michele & Kieran Mulroney • Billy Ray • John Requa & Glenn Ficarra • Chris Weitz • Beau Williams
For information about MPTF fundraising events, please call our Events department at 818-876-1974