You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

‘Survivor’ Editors Reach Deal with Mark Burnett

Post-production editors on “Survivor” have reached a tentative deal with Mark Burnett’s Island Post Prods. Inc., a week after ending a one-day strike.

Negotiators for about 30 editors reached the deal Wednesday. The pact, which must be ratified by the members, provides full health and pension benefits, an eight-hour day, a 40-hour work week with time and half after eight hours and double time after 12 hours.

The deal will be retroactive to the start of work on the 29th season of “Survivor,” which begins airing Sept. 24 on CBS.

The editors are repped by Local 700 of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees. National Executive Director Ron Kutak led the negotiations for IATSE and attorney  Adam Levin of Mitchell Silberberg and Knupp represented Island Post.

The crew struck on Aug. 14 and noted that for each episode in the series, it edits approximately 250 hours of raw footage down to one hour for broadcast.

News of the deal was first reported by Deadline.com.

More TV

  • Netflix

    Nielsen Says It Will Measure Audiences for TV Episodes That Stream Via Netflix

    Post-production editors on “Survivor” have reached a tentative deal with Mark Burnett’s Island Post Prods. Inc., a week after ending a one-day strike. Negotiators for about 30 editors reached the deal Wednesday. The pact, which must be ratified by the members, provides full health and pension benefits, an eight-hour day, a 40-hour work week with […]

  • The ruins of Machu Pichu are

    Mipcom in Brief: Tencent is Blue, FilmRise is Singing and AMC is Sinning

    Post-production editors on “Survivor” have reached a tentative deal with Mark Burnett’s Island Post Prods. Inc., a week after ending a one-day strike. Negotiators for about 30 editors reached the deal Wednesday. The pact, which must be ratified by the members, provides full health and pension benefits, an eight-hour day, a 40-hour work week with […]

  • Mipcom: RTVE's Clan Eyes U.S. Hispanic

    Mipcom: RTVE's Clan Eyes U.S. Hispanic Market

    Post-production editors on “Survivor” have reached a tentative deal with Mark Burnett’s Island Post Prods. Inc., a week after ending a one-day strike. Negotiators for about 30 editors reached the deal Wednesday. The pact, which must be ratified by the members, provides full health and pension benefits, an eight-hour day, a 40-hour work week with […]

  • Mipcom: Beta Film, Neuesuper Team for

    Mipcom: Beta Film, Neuesuper Team for ’Hamburg Hustling’ (EXCLUSIVE)

    Post-production editors on “Survivor” have reached a tentative deal with Mark Burnett’s Island Post Prods. Inc., a week after ending a one-day strike. Negotiators for about 30 editors reached the deal Wednesday. The pact, which must be ratified by the members, provides full health and pension benefits, an eight-hour day, a 40-hour work week with […]

  • BBC and ITV's U.S. Streaming Service

    BBC and ITV's U.S. Streaming Service BritBox Buys FremantleMedia Package

    Post-production editors on “Survivor” have reached a tentative deal with Mark Burnett’s Island Post Prods. Inc., a week after ending a one-day strike. Negotiators for about 30 editors reached the deal Wednesday. The pact, which must be ratified by the members, provides full health and pension benefits, an eight-hour day, a 40-hour work week with […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content