11th Annual Ed Asner & Friends Celebrity Poker Night

WHAT: 11th Annual Ed Asner & Friends Celebrity Poker Night
WHERE: Radford Studio Center – New York Street, 4200 Radford Avenue, Los Angeles, California 91604
EVENT DATE: Saturday, June 3, 2023
EVENT TIME: 5pm – 10pm PT


The Ed Asner Family Center in honor of their namesake, Ed Asner (the most decorated actor in the history of the Primetime Emmy® awards) presents the 11th Annual Ed Asner & Friends Celebrity Poker Night on June 3rd. Poker aficionados and fans alike are invited to participate in an in-person tournament featuring their favorite celebrities as opponents. Past celebrity players have included Jack Black, Ben Affleck, Jean Smart, Don Cheadle, Michael Shannon, Jake Tapper, Lou Diamond Phillips, Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Daryl Hannah, Danny Bonaduce, Greg Proops, Haley Joel Osment, Mary Trump, Willie Garson, Michael Ian Black, Mira Sorvino, Dave Foley, and Richard Marx, to name a few.

The event benefits The Ed Asner Family Center (TEAFC), an all-encompassing resource dedicated to helping ‘differently-abled’ individuals (and their families) with Autism, developmental delays, and all types of special needs. The Ed Asner Family Center is a nonprofit, co-founded by Navah Paskowitz-Asner and Matthew Asner. Their mission for TEAFC is to be a one-stop shop for those with special needs and their families seeking wholeness in all attitudes of life. The center caters not only to the individual but to the whole family as an oasis of balance and thought, interaction, and education. Additionally, the Center offers mental health services and arts and career advancement classes like cooking, yoga, acting, improv and more to help promote self-confidence and balance.