A New Nuclear Arms Race?

Join Hollywood, Health & Society and Ploughshares Fund for an in-depth discussion about the momentum building to create a safer, more secure world free from the threat of nuclear weapons.

Michael Douglas, award-winning actor/producer; UN Messenger for Peace
Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA), co-sponsor of Restricting First Use of Nuclear Weapons Act
Kennette Benedict, advisor to Bulletin of Atomic Scientists; nuclear expert
Ben Rhodes, former deputy national security advisor; co-host of Pod Save the World
Yasmeen Silva, lead organizer for Beyond the Bomb’s #NoFirstUse and other campaigns
Elizabeth Warner (moderator), director of development, Ploughshares Fund

The following TV writers and producers will address the depiction of nuclear risks on TV and audience impact:
Lila Byock, writer/producer (The Leftovers, Manhattan, Castle Rock)
David Grae, writer/producer (Madam Secretary, Gilmore Girls, Castle)
Paul Redford, writer/producer (The West Wing, The Newsroom, Madam Secretary, Designated Survivor)
Sam Shaw, creator/showrunner/writer (Manhattan, Castle Rock)

Light reception at 6:30 p.m.; program starts at 7:30 p.m. There will be hosted parking at Pacific Design Center.

By invitation only.

Monday, March 18, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (PDT)
SilverScreen Theater at Pacific Design Center
8687 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90069