Members of the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees and Technicians have ratified a four-year deal covering more than 4,000 technicians, newswriters and other job classifications at ABC.
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 700 has won a 31-7 vote to continue as the bargaining rep for 45 workers at trailer house Aspect Ratio.
The Intl. Cinematographers Guild has selected filmmaker Ron Howard, IATSE president Thomas C. Short and ICG prexy George Spiro Dibie for ICG lifetime achievement awards.
If you blinked, you probably missed the contract negotiations between actors and the ad industry. As if the talks were happening in a cab with the meter running, negotiators reached a tentative deal…
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped "Dirty Pretty Things," "Finding Nemo," "Lost in Translation," "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl" and "Seabiscuit" as nominees in its movie…
The American Society of Cinematographers and the Digital Cinema Initiatives consortium have worked out a standardized test designed to evaluate the performance of digital projectors.
The Writers Guild of America West has ignited a Hollywood firefight over its claim of jurisdiction over the upcoming "Father of the Pride" animated series.
Paramount has tapped Adam Sandler's Happy Madison Prods. to develop space alien comedy "Take Me to Your Leader."
California Gov. Gray Davis is expected to sign legislation today to toughen penalties for video piracy and clear up provisions of the Coogan Law to help child actors keep their money.
The SAG split won't go away. Though Melissa Gilbert won re-election as president over Kent McCord by 2,428 votes, her coattails did not extend to Hollywood.
SAG prexy Melissa Gilbert has promised she will keep pushing to combine SAG with AFTRA, following her re-election over treasurer Kent McCord and activist Gordon Drake.