SAG prexy Melissa Gilbert and AFTRA president John Connolly predicted Monday that the heavily contested proposal to combine the performers' unions will win approval.
The gloves have come off in the debate over the SAG-AFTRA merger, with the bashing that often takes place in Screen Actors Guild elections.
Amanda Bynes' career was on the upswing as she was starring in such projects as the WB series "What I Like About You" and the pic "What A Girl Wants." Then her agent, her manager and her attorney…
Paramount Pictures has quietly stepped away from a May opening for its Tom Cruise tentpole "Mission: Impossible 3."
In the first officially organized SAG picket since the 2000 strike, dozens of union thesps protested Thursday against Oscar winner Jon Voight's shooting a non-union production, "A Deadly Course."
AFTRA has formally objected to Infinity Broadcasting asking its radio newscasters to promote the AOL Broadband service, but Infinity has asserted it is no longer doing so.
Actors' Equity Assn. prexy Patrick Quinn has strongly urged the union's members to vote for the proposal to merge SAG and AFTRA into a new umbrella union.
With 175,000 ballots hitting performers' mailboxes this week, high-profile supporters of combining SAG and AFTRA have stressed the need for actors to achieve more power and modernize in an era of…
Veteran union activist Marvin Kaplan has been elected to a two-year term as president of the Los Angeles local of AFTRA, defeating second VP Ron Morgan. He succeeds Susan Boyd in the post.
Don't schedule any free time for February: The final pieces are in place for the kudocast schedule next year.
About 140 administrative employees of the Disney Stores have received layoff notices effective in 60 days.