With time running out to stop a writers strike, studios and networks have tried jumpstarting stalled contract talks with a streamlined proposal -- and gotten slapped back by the WGA, whose toppers…
Writers Guild Of America
The Screen Actors Guild has told its members to back the WGA if writers go on strike -- but only on the picket line.
Despite its rhetoric to the contrary, the WGA is quietly pulling the plug on the notion of getting reality shows under its jurisdiction.
With a possible writers strike becoming more likely, neither side is budging.
The WGA clearly wants to send a signal. The guild has formulated strike rules that would impose an exceptionally aggressive stance on its 12,000 members.
Even as the winter holidays loom, Hollywood's facing 2007 with an unmistakably grim directive: Start stockpiling. The town's coming down with a fresh, infectious case of strike-itus.
Hollywood scribes, showing a preference for both populism and offbeat structure, tapped Michael Moore's "Bowling for Columbine" for the WGA award for original screenplay and David Hare's "The Hours"…
It was a timely change. While adding a television animation category to its Television and Radio Awards, the WGA also pushed the eligibility period forward two months.
Aaron Ruben was surprised to find that he had been tapped to receive the WGAW's Valentine Davies Award for Community Service. Ruben, who is being recognized for decades of service involving foster…
He's already one of only a handful of people to win all four of the major awards, the Oscar, the Emmy, the Tony and the Grammy. But for Mel Brooks, the Writers Guild of America's Screen Laurel Award…
Hollywood's writers always seem to court controversy, even without a strike threat. One might have expected the Writers Guild of America to assume a lower profile during 2002 and 2003, after giving…
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