Mann's Chinese Theatre,
Hollywood, CA

"In Loving Memory
Of my Grandfather/Father
Theodore (Ted) Mann (1916-2001)
Mann Theatres
450 Theatres Nationwide
With love,
Johnny Brenden"


Thriller - Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson's Brenden Celebrity Star
Aug 29th 2009 (Michael Jackson's 51st Birthday)

Joe Jackson seen receiving the Brenden Celebrity Star on Michael's behalf with President and CEO of Brenden Theatres, Johnny Brenden

Johnny and Mr. Jackson are joined by George Maloof, President of the Palms Resort and Casino

Joe Jackson was quoted saying "I wish Michael was here to see this"

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The days events started with a Live Concert with local 'Strip' performers honoring the late and great, Michael Jackson.

Following the ceremony for Michael Jackson's Brenden Celebrity Star was a screening of MOONWALKER | Aug 29th at 8pm which sold out. We added a second show and it sold out.

All proceeds for the entire event went to benefit music education in
Nevada Public Schools. Over $100,000 was raised.

Brenden Celebrity Suite Pictures with Joe Jackson

George Maloof and Joe Jackson

Joe Jackson, Robin Leach and Johnny Brenden

One of a kind 'Thriller' frame made by BB Simon

George Maloof, Joe Jackson and Johnny Brenden

Joe Jackson Interview in the Brenden Celebrity Suite

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Click here to see official Press Release


Special "Thank You" to Joe Jackson, The Jackson Family for their support of this event, George Maloof and The Palms Resort and Casino, Erich Bergen for having the vision of the entire event, Steve Friess, Denise Truscello of Wire Image, BB Simon, Robin Leach our Master of Ceremonies, CineVegas and all who performed in the concert as there are too many to list!

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