The Plaza Classic Film Festival has announced its first guest star for 2018.

Now in its 11th year, the Plaza Classic Film Festival will welcome actress and activist Ali Magraw to the movie fest.

Ali Magraw’s filmography includes the 1970 romantic drama Love Story and the 1972 action classic The Getaway which she co-starred alongside Steve McQueen and was mostly filmed in El Paso. Magraw is also an environmental, social and animal activist, as well as supporter of the arts.

Attendees of the Plaza Classic Film Festival will have the opportunity to meet Ali Magraw when she signs autographs on Saturday, August 4, 2018 inside the El Paso Community Foundation Room located at 333 N. Oregon from 1 – 2:30 p.m.

Ali Magraw will also introduce each of the following films at the Plaza Classic Film Festival:

  • Friday, August 3 - Love Story at 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 4 – The Getaway at 3:30 p.m.

This year the Plaza Classic Film Festival returns with over 90 movies beginning August 2-12, 2018.

Individual tickets will be going on sale in early July but for now you can purchase your Festival Passes. For more information and/or to purchase your tickets visit plazaclassic.com/tickets or call 915-533-4020.