Hot News

Hot News
Hot News

SAG-AFTRA Mourns the Passing of Fern Persons

Filed in: In Memoriam

SAG-AFTRA mourns the passing of former SAG National Board member Fern Persons, who died Sunday in Denver. Persons would have been 102 on July 27.

SAG Mourns Passing of DGA Secretary-Treasurer and Former President Gil Cates

Filed in: In Memoriam

Los Angeles (November 1, 2011) —  Screen Actors Guild mourns the passing of Gil Cates. Cates, a former Directors Guild of America president and past dean of the School of Theater, Film and Television at the University of California Los Angeles, died Monday. He was 77.

Cliff Robertson, Former SAG Board Member, Dies at 88

Screen Actors Guild mourns the loss of former National Board member Cliff Robertson. The actor died Saturday in Stony Brook, N.Y., one day after his 88th birthday.

SAG Remembers the Life and Legacy of Elizabeth Taylor

Screen Actors Guild remembers the extraordinary life and career of Hollywood legend Elizabeth Taylor, who died today at the age of 79. The Oscar-winning actress and pioneering AIDS activist had been hospitalized in recent weeks for congestive heart failure.

"Her legacy will never fade, her spirit will always be with us, and her love will live forever in our hearts," son Michael Wilding said in a statement released by the family.

SAG Mourns Loss of Former National Board Member Tom Bosley

Filed in: In Memoriam

October 19, 2010 — Screen Actors Guild mourns the loss of accomplished actor Tom Bosley, a former National Board member who served the Guild from 2000-2004. He died today at 83.

SAG Mourns Passing of Janet MacLachlan

Filed in: In Memoriam

Screen Actors Guild mourns the passing of former board member and committee activist Janet MacLachlan. She was a committed leader and a tireless advocate for fairness and equal opportunity for actors.

SAG Mourns the Loss of Tony Curtis

September 30, 2010 — Screen Actors Guild is saddened by the loss of celebrated actor and former National Board member Tony Curtis, who died of cardiac arrest Wednesday at his home in Las Vegas. He was 85.

SAG Mourns Loss of Founding Member Gloria Stuart

Los Angeles (September 27, 2010) — Screen Actors Guild deeply mourns the passing of founding member Gloria Stuart, whose contributions to her union, the film industry and world of fine art were a legacy second only to the humanity by which she lived.

Stuart, who won a Screen Actors Guild Award for her role as Old Rose in Titanic, a performance which also garnered Oscar and Golden Globe nominations, turned 100 on July 4 of this year.

She died Sunday at her home in Los Angeles.