Original 1933 SAG Board including seated front right, President Ralph Morgan, (seated front left)VP Alan Mowbry. also Secretary Kenneth Thomson, Treasurer Lucile Gleason, and Richard Tucker, Clay Clement, Morgan Wallace, Noel Madison, Reginal Mason, James Gleason, Boris Karloff, Charles Starrett, Ivan Wilson, Aurthur Vinton, Leon Waycuff Ames, Bradley Page, Willard Robertson, Alden Gay Thomson, Lyle [...]
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Roberta’s email: Why, a week after Interactive ‘ballots’ went out, is AFTRA still sending out emails urging a “Yes” vote on the contract?
Watchdog Cartoon of the Week ! And you have got to read the emails the Ol’ Dog received one from a Hollywood V/O agent. Here is the recent email sent out by AFTRA President Roberta Reardon . Forwarded Message From: AFTRA Notification Service Date: Wed, 4 Nov 2009 23:36:14 -0500 To: “IMA Members (Bulk)” Subject: [...]
The AFTRA leadership found out that they didn’t have the votes in their caucuses held around the country to pass the interactive contract, so their board ratified it, despite the fact that the clear message from the affected members in the Hollywood caucus, the only caucus where a vote was taken, was by a vote [...]
1214800616 220.127.116.11 Remember the good old days when there were very few AFTRA dramatic scripted shows, besides a few sitcoms, that actors were forced to work under-and most of your work went toward your SAG pension and health plans. Well, since AFTRA started its assault on SAG contracts by undercutting actors minimums and giving away [...]
1214348612 18.104.22.168 AFTRA’s Leadership gets all bent out of joint because SAG is interfering with their referendum, but, but, it is apparent that it is not the interfering that is upsetting them but rather interference from an entity that does not agree with AFTRA’s Leadership’s agenda. Now if interference, was not welcomed by other entities [...]