Firming up its wish list for upcoming negotiations, the Writers Guild of America has signaled that improving residuals from pay cablers such HBO and Showtime will be a key bargaining point.
George Spiro Dibie, who has headed the cinematographers guild in Hollywood since 1984, has announced he will retire from the post next May in order to spend more time with his family.
AFTRA members have ratified a new contract with major record labels BMG, EMI Music, Sony Music Entertainment, Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group.
MTV Films, the rowdy offspring of risk-averse Paramount Pictures, keeps pushing the envelope.
Actors Equity has announced that a $31,000 recoupment bonus has been paid to 31 cast members and stage managers of the original production of "Hairspray."
The American Federation of Television & Radio Artists, which has tightened requirements for its health benefits, has announced a plan specifically for members who don't meet current earnings…
Off-lot feature production activity in Hollywood rebounded in October while TV shoots remained at a record-setting pace during the month, according to figures released Thursday.
SAG chief financial officer Francesca Hickson has resigned after two years on the job, citing the stress brought on by the guild's internal political battles and the failure of SAG's membership to…
Brit thesp Timothy Spall has joined Jim Carrey, Meryl Streep and Jude Law on Par/DreamWorks' "Lemony Snicket: A Series of Unfortunate Events."
Citing the potential negative impact on similar programming, the Writers Guild of America East has blasted CBS' decision to shift "The Reagans" from the network to pay cabler Showtime.
The American Society of Cinematographers has tapped Irwin Winkler to receive the 2004 ASC Board of Governors Award.