Actors' Equity has joined the list of showbiz unions facing headaches from its health insurance fund.
The Producers Guild of America has elected veteran exec Brian Seth Hurst as chair of its year-old New Media Council, designed to respond to the production boom in areas beyond traditional features…
Writers Guild of America East prexy Herb Sargent will seek a seventh two-year term as top elected official of the 4,000-member org.
Producer Graham Henderson has bought feature rights to Martha Randolph Carr's mystery thriller "Wired" for six figures.
AFTRA prexy John Connolly has signaled that SAG and AFTRA are likely to seek significant boosts in employer health and retirement contributions in upcoming contract negotiations.
What will SAG do for an encore? After SAG members spurned the much-hyped proposal to merge with AFTRA, Hollywood is collectively scratching its head and wondering what hot spots will flare up next…
SAG prexy Melissa Gilbert has offered an olive branch to opponents of the SAG-AFTRA merger, asking for help in sorting out jurisdictional questions between the performers' unions.
The Intl. Documentary Assn.'s seventh annual showcase will open with the L.A. preem of "Breakfast With Hunter" and feature the world premiere of "Beah: A Black Woman Speaks."
Paramount Pictures has re-signed Robert Cort ("Save the Last Dance") to a three-year first-look producing deal.
Paramount Pictures has tapped Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett Smith to portray police officers and friends in an untitled actioner for Lorenzo di Bonaventura to produce.
With negotiations on its ad contract less than two months away, SAG's first-quarter member earnings for commercials have jumped an impressive 10% over the same quarter last year.