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  • 3/16 An Evening with Barbra Streisand

    7:30 pm


    PaleyFest Icon 2018

    The legendary icon, the only artist to score #1 albums across six decades of performance, joins us for an unforgettable PaleyFest Icon conversation as we honor her groundbreaking career in television. The evening will feature clips spanning her television career from her innovative specials, including My Name Is Barbra and Color Me Barbra, to rare guest appearances and concerts, to her most recent and acclaimed Netflix special, Barbra: The Music…The Mem’ries…The Magic! A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the Oscar, Emmy, Tony, and Grammy-winning superstar at PaleyFest

  • 3/17 The Orville

    2:00 pm

    Scheduled to appear: Seth MacFarlane, Adrianne Palicki, Scott Grimes, Penny Johnson Jerald, Halston Sage, Peter Macon, J. Lee, Mark Jackson, Chad Coleman, David Goodman, Brannon Braga, Jason Clark

  • 3/17 Will & Grace

    7:00 pm

    Scheduled to appear: Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Sean Hayes, Megan Mullally, David Kohan, Max Mutchnick

  • 3/18 The Handmaid's Tale

    2:00 pm

    Scheduled to appear: Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Yvonne Strahovski, Samira Wiley, Alexis Bledel, Max Minghella, Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, O-T Fagbenle, Amanda Brugel, Bruce Miller, Warren Littlefield

  • 3/18 Silicon Valley

    7:00 pm

    Scheduled to appear: Thomas Middleditch, Kumail Nanjiani, Martin Starr, Zach Woods, Amanda Crew, Mike Judge, Alec Berg

  • 3/20 Supernatural

    6:45 pm

    Scheduled to appear: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins, Mark Pellegrino, Alexander Calvert, Robert Singer, Andrew Dabb, Eugenie Ross-Leming, Brad Buckner

  • 3/21 The Big Bang Theory / Young Sheldon

    7:30 pm

    Scheduled to appear:
    The Big Bang Theory: Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Mayim Bialik, Melissa Rauch, Chuck Lorre, Steven Molaro, Steve Holland, Bill Prady
    Young Sheldon: Iain Armitage, Zoe Perry, Lance Barber, Annie Potts, Montana Jordan, Raegan Revord, Chuck Lorre, Steven Molaro, Jim Parsons

  • 3/22 The Good Doctor

    7:30 pm

    Scheduled to appear: Freddie Highmore, Nicholas Gonzalez, Hill Harper, Richard Schiff, Tamlyn Tomita, David Shore, Daniel Dae Kim
    Additional guests to be announced.

  • 3/24 Mom

    2:00 pm

    Scheduled to appear: Anna Faris, Allison Janney, Jaime Pressly, Mimi Kennedy, Beth Hall

  • 3/24 Queen Sugar

    7:00 pm

    Scheduled to appear: Rutina Wesley, Dawn-Lyen Gardner, Kofi Siriboe, Ava DuVernay, Kat Candler
    Additional guests to be announced.

  • 3/25 Riverdale

    2:00 pm

    Scheduled to appear: KJ Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Cole Sprouse, Marisol Nichols, Madelaine Petsch, Ashleigh Murray, Casey Cott, Skeet Ulrich, Mӓdchen Amick, Luke Perry, Greg Berlanti, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Sarah Schechter, Jon Goldwater

  • 3/25 Stranger Things

    7:00 pm


    Grand Finale participants will be announced on February 20, 2018!

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Ticket Pricing
Individual Tickets:
$30 to $72 for Paley Members
$40 to $90 for General Public

Studio Passes:
$205 for Paley Members
$240 for General Public

Showrunner Passes:
$1,275 for Paley Members
$1,499 for General Public

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Buy a pass to guarantee orchestra seats to several exciting events!

Studio Pass A SOLD OUT
An Evening with Barbra Streisand 3/16, Will & Grace 3/17, Mom 3/24

  • 1 premium reserved seat to these 3 events per pass (Rows C & D)

Studio Pass B SOLD OUT
The Handmaid’s Tale 3/18, The Good Doctor 3/22, Queen Sugar 3/24

  • 1 premium reserved seat to these 3 events per pass (Rows C & D)

Studio Pass C SOLD OUT
Supernatural 3/20, The Big Bang Theory & Young Sheldon 3/21, Riverdale 3/25

  • 1 premium reserved seat to these 3 events per pass (Rows C & D)

Studio Pass D SOLD OUT
The Orville 3/17, Silicon Valley 3/18, Stranger Things 3/25

  • 1 premium reserved seat to these 3 events per pass (Rows C & D)

Showrunner Pass SOLD OUT

  • 1 ticket to all PaleyFest LA events at Dolby Theatre
  • Prime reserved seating near the stage (Rows A & B)
  • Priority VIP entry to the Dolby Theatre
  • Complimentary one-year Dual/Family Membership to The Paley Center for Media including unlimited admission to our Los Angeles and New York facilities, discounts on tickets to Paley Center Public Programs, and more


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Paley Center Membership: The Best Way to Experience PaleyFest!

Paley Members and Citi cardmembers enjoyed presale access 1/9 to 1/11.

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Patron Members—Also enjoy “insider access” at intimate receptions through the year with panelists and high-profile guests.

Talk to a Membership representative today: Paley Center LA at 310.786.1066 or Paley Center NY at 212.621.6780.


PaleyFest Is Turning 35, and We Want YOU to Help Us Celebrate!

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Photo Credits: Barbra Streisand: Russell James; The Big Bang Theory/Young Sheldon: Courtesy Warner Bros. Television; The Good Doctor: ABC/Bob D’Amico; Mom: Courtesy Warner Bros. Television; The Handmaid’s Tale: George Kraychyk/Hulu; Queen Sugar: Courtesy OWN; Riverdale: Art Streiber/The CW—©2017 The CW Network. All Rights Reserved; Silicon Valley: John P. Johnson/HBO; Stranger Things: Courtesy Netflix; Supernatural: Courtesy of The CW; The Orville: Courtesy Twentieth Television; Will & Grace: NBCUniversal

What is PaleyFest?

The 35th Annual William S. Paley Television Festival in Los Angeles returns to the world-renowned Dolby Theatre March 16 to 25, 2018. This is your chance to see some of your favorite stars IN PERSON and watch your favorite shows on the big screen along with other ultimate fans, followed by a moderated Q&A with members of the cast and creative team. Named for William S. Paley, founder of CBS and The Paley Center for Media, proceeds from the event support the nonprofit Paley Center.

Take a look back at 35 years of PaleyFest!

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6801 Hollywood Blvd
Hollywood, CA 90028

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