QR Code Business Card

Archive for tag: Deadline Breaking News Alerts

WGA and Luc Besson’s Seaside Productions Reach $1 Million Residuals Settlement!!!

9 May, 2018 (19:19) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

  by David Robb May 9, 2018 4:24pm The WGA West has reached a $1 million settlement with Luc Besson’s Seaside Productions to cover unpaid residuals on 23 films. Guild records show that the company, which is owned and managed by the French filmmaker, had a “history of contract violations and noncompliance” and has been […]

Association Of Talent Agents Skeptical Of WGA’s Anti-Packaging Proposals

24 April, 2018 (16:01) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

By David Robb April 24, 2018 11:45am The Writers Guild’s proposals for a new talent agency agreement were greeted with skepticism from the Association of Talent Agents today. The WGA has proposed 30 changes to its 42-year-old agreement with the ATA that would reshape the talent agency business by putting an end to packaging and […]

(Update an Added Take) SAG-AFTRA Bans Auditions In Hotel Rooms And Residences

12 April, 2018 (10:48) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

      by David Robb April 12, 2018 9:4 SAG-AFTRA has called for a ban on auditions in hotel rooms and residences, where many reported incidents of sexual harassment and assault have occurred. “We are committed to addressing the scenario that has allowed predators to exploit performers behind closed doors under the guise of […]

WGA Members Urge Board To Divest From Companies That Support NRA

4 April, 2018 (10:50) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

  by Denise Petski April 4, 2018 8:30 am Ninety-five members of the Writers Guild of America have signed a letter sent to the guild’s board of directors urging that it divest from gun companies and any companies that support the NRA.. The letter, sent to the Board Tuesday, warns “Gun violence enabled by the […]

SAG Awards Sets Date and Deadlines For Next Year’s 25th Anniversary Show

29 March, 2018 (13:39) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

  by Erik Pedersen March 29, 2018 9:28am Just when you thought you wouldn’t read the words “awards season” for a while, the SAG Awards has a date for its 25th anniverary ceremony next year. The trophy show’s executive producer Kathy Connell said today that the actors’ hardware will be doled out Sunday, January 27. […]