Thank you for joining Young Literati Chair Samantha Hanks and Honorary Co-Chairs Busy Philipps and Constance Wu for a celebration of the literary life of our city!
The Ninth Annual Toast was held Saturday, April 1, 2017, at NeueHouse Hollywood.
Hosted by Busy Philipps and Colin Hanks.
7:30 pm Red carpet opens / Check-in opens for VIP Guests
8 pm VIP pre-party
8:45 pm Doors open to General Admission Guests
9:15 pm Seated program begins
10:30 pm After-party
12:00 am Event concludes
Transportation & Parking
Parking is available for $7 (with validation) in the NeueHouse lot behind the venue. Click here for a map to the parking lot. Other lots are also available nearby, as well as limited street parking. The closest Metro stop is Hollywood/Vine, about a 10 minute walk away.
Donick Cary & Kim Huffman Cary | Amanda & Shepard Fairey | Samantha & Colin Hanks | Courtney Lilly | Busy Philipps | Alexis Spraic | Sarah Thyre | Constance Wu
Anthony Anderson | Fred Armisen | Kenya Barris & Rainbow Edwards-Barris | Gotham Chopra | Lena Dunham & Jack Antonoff | Walton Goggins & Nadia Conners | Ginnifer Goodwin & Josh Dallas | Gillian Jacobs | Michael B. Jordan | Josh Kun & Ceci Bastida | Zoe Lister-Jones & Daryl Wein | Katie Lowes & Adam Shapiro | Jason Mantzoukas | Demetri & Rachael Martin | Tig Notaro & Stephanie Allynne | Randall Park | Paul Scheer & June Diane Raphael | John Szabo & Nick Kuefler | Mae Whitman | Constance Zimmer
For information about sponsoring the Annual Toast, which helps to preserve and expand the services of the Los Angeles Public Library, please click here to view the sponsor packet or reach out to Rebecca Miller, Director of Young Literati, at [email protected] or 213.292.6245.
Many Thanks to Our Sponsors
Brendon Cassidy & Brooke Rowland
Michael T.M. Jones & Dana Wallach
Lisa & Will Mesdag / Kira & Dustin Healey
MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
The Flora L. Thornton Foundation
The Hotchkis Foundation
Jenji Kohan & Christopher Noxon
Bob & Melissa Alvarado
Eric Andersen & Jeet Sohal
Dawn & Clive Baillie
Carla J. Christofferson & Adam Shell
Gapp, LLC / Eric Chaves
Latham & Watkins, LLC
Sarah Kate Levy & David Friedman
Jamie B. Sher & Marisa Matarazzo
Ike Barinholtz & Erica Hanson
Gloria & Geezer Butler
Lisa Firestone von Winterfeldt & Caspar von Winterfeldt
Judith Selbst Kamins & Kenneth Kamins
Mondo Tees / Trailhead Marketing, Inc.
Click below to see pics from last year’s fantastic event!