by David Robb January 19, 2017 5:17 pm The Directors Guild is investigating threats against guild members working on the TV coverage of Donald Trump’s inauguration ceremonies. The anonymous threat, sent via email to more than 60 guild members, called Trump “the monster we all fear” and said “there is no need of naming […]
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by David Robb January 11, 2017 5:23pm Members of Teamsters Local 399 have voted to ratify the terms of a new five-year commercials contract covering drivers and location managers. The new deal with the Association of Independent Commercial Producers, which goes into effect on February 5, provides for 3% raises in each year of the […]
by David Robb November 29, 2016 5:26pm In a champagne toast to support the needy, every nominee attending the upcoming SAG Awards show will be asked to sign a giant bottle of Taittinger champagne as they step off the red carpet to enter the ballroom. For every signature, Champagne Taittinger will make a donation […]
L.A.’s Holiday Filming Restrictions Are Longest In The Country and Getting Longer –And Support from Down Under!
by David Robb November 7, 2016 3:10pm Holiday filming restrictions in Los Angeles, which already were the longest in the country, just got longer. This year’s annual restrictions on filming in LA.’.s commercial districts will last for 43 days – two days longer than in 2015. Related California’s $330M Film Incentives Are Working as […]
by David Robb November 3, 2016 9:25am Don’t expect the two-week-old SAG-AFTRA strike against the video game industry to end any time soon. Not unless the companies are willing to compromise on the key strike issue: residuals. By all accounts, the union and its members, who will picket WB Games today in Burbank, are […]