Producer Steven Jay Rubin has obtained rights to a pair of patriotic projects, "American Mythic" and "The Himmler Strategem," for his Fast Carrier Pictures.
Low-key negotiations between nets and the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists are expected start Tuesday, a month before expiration of the union's current three-year network code pact.
KFWB-AM's news assistants have signed their first contract, 16 months after filing for representation by the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists.
New Screen Actors Guild chief Bob Pisano has restructured the contracts department as part of his sweeping reorganization of the guild.
A plan calling for cutting the size of the Screen Actors Guild's national board from 107 to 71 has been submitted for review to the panel.
The Writers Guild of America West has signed the writing staff on ABC's "The Weakest Link" to its minimum basic agreement.
A pair of top contract execs have become the third and fourth top administrators to announce their departure from the Screen Actors Guild since the beginning of the union's sweeping reorganization.
It's on with the show at SAG. With voting taking place on Friday, election-time mudslinging started again last week between supporters of presidential aspirants Melissa Gilbert and Valerie Harper.
Writers Guild of America East prexy Herb Sargent has won a sixth two-year term as top elected official of the 4,000-member org.
Thanks for your support, but I'll manage without it. That's the response Screen Actors Guild board candidate Russell McConnell has given to presidential candidate Melissa Gilbert's endorsement.
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