As the WGA strike begins its fourth week, the outcome of Hollywood's first significant labor crisis in 20 years is anything but certain.To read Variety's strike survey, click here
Writers Guild Of America
For the first time since they went on strike three weeks ago, showbiz writers will meet today at the bargaining table with their employers.
Pinewood Shepperton has been dealt a hefty blow from the writers strike, which has led a major film to shutter production at the U.K. studios group.
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