Film industry used as political leverage, stars elected to parliament.
Mike Hodge has narrowly retained the New York presidency of SAG-AFTRA, topping SAG-AFTRA co-president Roberta Reardon by 118 votes out of more than 6,000 following a spirited campaign. Results…
Ken Howard has been re-elected national president of SAG-AFTRA, easily defeating Esai Morales as his primary challenger in the first contest to lead performers union since last year’s merger of SAG…
SAG-AFTRA has kept former SAG president Alan Rosenberg off their first election ballot due to a mistake in his residency classification.
SAG-AFTRA has issued the official candidates list for its first election since merging last year, with current co-president Ken Howard running for president against Paul Edney, Marilyn Monrovia and…
The SAG-AFTRA election is heating up with current SAG-AFTRA co-president Roberta Reardon heading the New York Coalition for Unity as a slate of SAG-AFTRA candidates. It’s the second New York-based…
TV director Paris Barclay has been elected president of the Directors Guild of America for a two-year term, succeeding Taylor Hackford. Barclay was selected by acclamation of the 147 delegates at the…
Dutch photographer Theo Kingma has been elected the next president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.
Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass..) and Newark Mayor Cory Booker are drawing on Hollywood for two special elections in their states. The most pressing is in Massachusetts, to fill the Senate seat of John Kerry…
ROME — Italians awoke to the prospect of political deadlock Tuesday after a national vote in which two very different showbizzers emerged as winners: TV mogul Silvio Berlusconi and Beppe Grillo, a…