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California Film & Television Production Alliance Statement on Introduction of AB 1839

Filed in: Press & Media

California (February 19, 2014) – On behalf of the hundreds of thousands of people whose livelihoods depend on a healthy California film and television industry, we welcome the introduction of AB 1839.

SAG-AFTRA National Board of Directors Conducts First Meeting of the Year Via Videoconference in Los Angeles and New York

Filed in: Press & Media

LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK  (Feb. 9, 2014) – The National Board of Directors of SAG-AFTRA met in a scheduled one-day video plenary this weekend at both the James Cagney Board Room in Los Angeles and the New York Board Room in the recently opened New York office.

President Ken Howard opened the meeting in memory of the members who have passed away since the last national board meeting in September, including a special dedication to former Washington-Mid Atlantic President Kirk Penberthy who died a week ago.

Judge Grants SAG-AFTRA Dismissal Motion for Remainder of Asner Lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (Jan. 29, 2014) –– Yesterday, a federal court judge dismissed the remainder of a lawsuit against SAG-AFTRA filed by Ed Asner. In his order, United States District Court Judge Manuel L. Real found the court had no jurisdiction over the case because Asner has provided no evidence of the union withholding records that he or any other member of the union have access to review.

21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® Airdate Announced

21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® Honoring
2014’s Outstanding Performances
Will be Simulcast Live on TNT and TBS on Sunday, January 25, 2015

SAG-AFTRA New York Welcomes Members to its Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting

NEW YORK (Jan. 22, 2014) — SAG-AFTRA N.Y. is now open!

Today, SAG-AFTRA officially opened its New York office, marking its arrival at One Lincoln Plaza, 1900 Broadway. This new space, across from Lincoln Center, serves as one of two national offices and houses the New York Local. The new location brings together all staff who previously worked in two locations since the March 2012 merger.

SAG-AFTRA Honors Outstanding Film and Television Performances at the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®

LOS ANGELES (Jan. 18, 2014) — SAG-AFTRA presented its coveted Actor® statuette for the outstanding motion picture and primetime television performances of 2013 at the “20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®” in ceremonies attended by film and television’s leading actors, held Saturday, Jan. 18, at the Los Angeles Shrine Exposition Center. The “20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®” was simulcast live coast-to-coast by TNT and TBS at 8 p.m. (ET) / 5 p.m. (PT).

SAG Awards® Stunt Honors Announced

Stunt Performers from “Lone Survivor” and “Game of Thrones”
are Recipients of the Honors for Outstanding Action Performances
by Film and Television Stunt Ensembles

First Presenters Announced for the 20th Annual SAG Awards®

Ben Affleck, Sasha Alexander, Don Cheadle, Jennifer Garner,
Clark Gregg, Tom Hanks, Jared Leto, Matthew McConaughey, Kevin Spacey,
Kerry Washington, Forest Whitaker, and Oprah Winfrey to Present
at the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®