A war of words has erupted between leaders of the Writers Guild of America East and WGA West due to a 2-year-old jurisdictional dispute over coverage of CBS newswriters in Los Angeles.
Alan Heim, who won an Oscar for his editing work on "All That Jazz," has been elected president of the American Cinema Editors for a two-year term. Heim takes over for outgoing president Tina Hirsch…
In a clearly positive signal, negotiators have achieved advances in two weeks of the high-stakes Directors Guild contract talks with studios and nets.
Having a star injured during a shoot always throws a monkeywrench into production, but the degree of the headache for studios and producers varies widely. And for thesps, one star's debilitating turn…
Though most Americans film workers publicly bemoan runaway production, in private some of them acknowledge that foreign lensing offers benefits like tax breaks, new sources of funding -- and the…
How do you find Los Angeles? If you're Robert Towne, you go 10,000 miles to South Africa.
The American Federation of Television & Radio Artists has set Oct. 12 as the start date for negotiations on its network code contract, the union's biggest contract with $400 million in annual…
Underscoring strong interest in the upcoming election, an SRO crowd of about 150 scribes attended the WGA West's "Meet the Candidates" event on Wednesday.
Feistiness and frustration over stalled contract negotiations are the dominant themes among leaders of the 3,000 scribes repped by the WGA East.
Hollywood should remain ready for more rockiness with writers. That's the indication, four months after the film-TV contract expired and three months after negotiations collapsed with the Writers…