As buyers, sellers, producers and agents converge on Santa Monica today for the American Film Market, many of the participants will be focused on news emanating from Writers Guild of America…
Writers Guild Of America
Here's a cold dowsing of reality for reality TV producers, borrowing from the adage that Hollywood is really just high school with money: You know the cool kids, the asterisk-free writers, who have…
Universal and New Line are joining the chorus of Hollywood players crying foul over the WGA's strike rules.
The Teamsters union -- representing more than 4,000 Hollywood drivers, location managers and scouts, casting directors and animal wranglers -- is giving the WGA's strike plans a major boost with a…
With the town obsessing about a looming writers strike, the WGA's receiving plenty of static about its strike rules -- especially when it comes to showrunners.
With a writers strike looming, the federal government's stepping in to mediate negotiations between the WGA and the companies after three months of unproductive bargaining.
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…
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.