The Writers Guild of America West has launched a program to help lower-paid scribes keep their health insurance if they lose their coverage due to the heightened earnings requirement.
The third time won't be a charm for Valerie Harper, who has decided against challenging Melissa Gilbert for SAG president.
Paramount Pictures has tapped Mark S. Waters ("Freaky Friday") to direct the teen comedy "Mean Girls." Project, produced by Lorne Michaels through his Broadway Video shingle, has been in development…
Don't write off a SAG-AFTRA merger just yet. SAG CEO Bob Pisano -- chief architect of the merger plan -- believes the closeness of Tuesday's vote is a signal to keep moving toward combining the…
By a margin of only 1,280 votes, SAG members Tuesday spurned a proposed combination with AFTRA following an acrimonious campaign that underscored deep divisions among thesps. The narrow loss, just 2%…
February's kudos schedule jammed up further Tuesday with the Art Directors Guild opting for the Feb. 14 slot, only 15 days before the Academy Awards.
Students from Columbia U. have copped three of the DGA East's four awards for 2003, with each receiving a $2,500 prize.
The Writers Guild of America has blasted the city of Los Angeles for foot-dragging in providing guidelines to writers as to whether they have to pay business taxes for working out of home offices.
It looks like the urge to merge is contagious. Actors Equity Assn. and the American Guild of Musical Artists announced Monday an agreement on shared jurisdiction on crossover productions, such as…
The DGA has elected vet feature and docu film director Michael Apted to a two-year term as president to succeed Martha Coolidge.
The SAG and AFTRA merger referendum will close Tuesday following a typically raucous campaign highlighting deep divisions among thesps on key issues.