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SAG MEMBER DISCOUNT: $10 off to “Top Tech Trends for Film, TV & Internet and Box Office Outlook,” March 25

Los Angeles (March 16, 2010) — David Viviano, Screen Actors Guild’s National Director, Research & Economics, will be a featured guest presenter and panelist at the upcoming iHollywood Forum on Thursday, March 25 in Santa Monica, California.

Join us Tuesday for the FREE LifeRaft Live Stream Event: Overcoming Career Sabotage

In a LifeRaft Live Stream online event presented free by Screen Actors Guild and Screen Actors Guild Foundation this Tuesday, March 16, 6-8 p.m. (PT), hosts Robert and Michelle Colt demonstrate how to get out of your own way of success, sharing their expertise in the process of creativity, its relation to your brain/nervous system and your subconscious processes.

Screen Actors Guild Heads to Austin for SXSW 2010

In a coordinated effort between SAG's New Media department, iActor, SAGIndie and the local SAG Dallas/Ft. Worth Branch office, SAG staffers are headed to SXSW.

Held annually in Austin, TX, SXSW is considered one of the world’s premiere film festivals. The festival includes film premieres, informative panels and workshops, a trade show and networking events. SAG staffers will be presenting and hosting a number of panels on topics ranging from casting productions online to the growth of new media in our industry. 

Event Builds Awareness of Female Persecution in Afghanistan

On March 8, International Women’s Day, a coalition of Hollywood entertainment unions and non-profits presented Out of Silence: Readings from the Afghan Women’s Writing Project, a program highlighting the deplorable human rights conditions of women in Afghanistan.

Conversations with Ken Howard

Guild members will get to meet the president Sunday, March 21 in Nevada and hear his take on the acting profession.

SAG National President Ken Howard will participate in an hour-long SAG Foundation Conversations discussion, moderated by actor Michael Tylo, at 12:30 p.m. at the Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel and Casino in Cohiba Room 10.

N.Y. Members, Come Out and Chat with Mad Men Star

Depending on your frame of reference, the world either has changed a lot since the 1960s, or hardly at all.

For many out LGBT actors, the latter is true. Concerns about discrimination, type-casting and negative public reception all factor in to one’s career choices.


If only there was a forum to discuss these kinds of issues….

Hollywood Labor Gathers to Give Voice to the Voiceless with "Out of Silence: Readings From the Afghan Women’s Writing Project"

Hollywood unions, guilds and organizations will unite in support of International Women’s Day on Monday, March 8, 2010 with Out of Silence: Readings from The Afghan Women’s Writing Project.

The event begins at 6 p.m. at the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles and is presented by the Women’s Committees of Screen Actors Guild (SAG), the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA), Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) with Producers Guild of America (PGA) as well as Women In Film International Committee (WIF).