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SAG-AFTRA Presents Wynonna Judd at 2015 SXSW

Music Icon Coming to SXSW Music Conference for Interview and Performance, Friday, March 20

American music icon, five-time Grammy Award winner and New York Times bestselling author Wynonna Judd is teaming up with her union, SAG-AFTRA, and South by Southwest (SXSW) for an  in-depth interview with NPR’s Ann Powers and a very special intimate performance at the 2015 SXSW Music Conference and Festival, both to take place on Friday, March 20.

Tax Time - Tracking Down W-2s

Filed in: Member Alert

SAG-AFTRA does not issue W-2 tax forms. Instead, members receive them from the companies for which they've worked. If members need to contact a studio or payroll house directly to change their listed address or ask questions about W-2 tax forms, below is the contact information for some of the major studios and payroll houses (including union contacts):

Key Deadlines and Dates for 22nd Annual SAG Awards Announced

Filed in: SAG Awards

AIRDATE CHANGE: The 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Ceremony Will Be Simulcast on TNT and TBS on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016

2014 Income Statement Due Friday

All members were recently sent a letter from SAG-AFTRA regarding a 2014 Income Statement for self-reported earnings. This is a friendly reminder to please return your income statement by mail or to report this information online by this Friday, Feb. 27, 2015.

SAG-AFTRA Mourns the Death of Paul Napier

SAG-AFTRA mourns the passing of Paul Napier, a founding member of the Screen Actors Guild Awards show. Napier died Feb. 21 at the age of 84.

SAG-AFTRA Members: Tell Congress NO to LRFA

Did you know recording artists and session singers are not paid anything when their performance is played on AM/FM radio? Our effort to fix this long-running inequity with our recording artist members is gaining momentum. It is long past due for recording artists to gain a performance right (royalty) for their music when it is played on AM/FM radio. However, radio broadcasters are fighting this effort with a deceptively named resolution called the Local Radio Freedom Act (LRFA).

SAG-AFTRA Announces W&W Conditions Process in Preparation for Corporate/Educational Contracts Negotiations

Filed in: Contracts

SAG-AFTRA locals will be conducting Wages & Working Conditions Meetings in preparation for the SAG-AFTRA Corporate/Educational Contracts negotiations. For updates on W&W 2015, please visit the SAG-AFTRA website at

SAG-AFTRA Mourns the Death of Bob Simon

SAG-AFTRA mourns the tragic loss of SAG-AFTRA member and 60 Minutes correspondent Bob Simon. He was 73. 

Simon was best known for his more than four decades as a CBS News reporter, as well as his work as a 60 Minutes correspondent since 1996. His fearless work covering major overseas conflicts since the 1960s earned him respect and many awards, including four Peabody awards, 25 Emmy awards and Overseas Press Club’s highest honor, the President’s Award.