Sunday, August 20, 2017

SAG-AFTRA

Sunday, Jul. 16, 2017

The Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) National Board of Directors met Saturday (7/15) in a one-day videoconference plenary and approved the tentative agreement reached with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP). With the...

Tuesday, Jul. 4, 2017

The 4th of July was a day for celebration on the labor front as the Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) announced this morning that they reached a tentative agreement on a new...

Saturday, Jul. 1, 2017

SAG-AFTRA and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) have agreed to extend the current motion/picture TV contract “on a day-to-day basis,” according to a joint statement, in order to continue talks toward reaching a new master agreement.

Both sides announced at...

Monday, Jun. 26, 2017

SAG-AFTRA’s National Board of Directors has voted unanimously to ask its full membership for a strike authorization should an agreement not be reached between the union and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) on a new film/TV contract.

Gabrielle Carteris, SAG-...

Sunday, Apr. 3, 2016

Screen Actors Guild–American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) and the ANA-4A’s Joint Policy Committee on Broadcast Talent Union Relations (JPC) have reached a tentative agreement on successor television and radio commercials contracts, subject to approval by the SAG-AFTRA...

Wednesday, Mar. 23, 2016

Actor Ken Howard, who starred in the 1970s series "The White Shadow" and served as president of SAG-AFTRA, has died at age 71.

The union announced Howard's death Wednesday. No cause of death was given. [ See ...

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014

SAG-AFTRA today announced a tentative agreement has been reached with the four major television broadcast networks (ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox) and other producers on terms for a successor agreement to the SAG-AFTRA National Code of Fair Practice for Network Television...

Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

In national voting completed today, members of SAG-AFTRA voted overwhelmingly to approve the 2014 TV/Theatrical Contracts. Members approved new, three-year contracts covering theatrical, primetime, and basic cable television production under the 2014 SAG-AFTRA...

Wednesday, Apr. 2, 2014

As part of the Commercials Contracts negotiated last year between SAG-AFTRA and advertisers, all ads made under a union contract must now incorporate Ad-ID.

Ad-ID is technology that allows ads to be tracked across all media. The Web-based system...