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Fri, 08/26/2016 - 08:47

LOS ANGELES (August 26, 2016) — In its ongoing effort to organize Spanish-language television, SAG-AFTRA sent another message to Telemundo Thursday night by airing a 30-second commercial highlighting the double standard that exists between English-language and Spanish-language talent at the network’s parent company, NBCUniversal.

While Telemundo and Comcast refused to air the Spanish-language spot during the network’s live broadcast of Premios Tu Mundo, other Spanish-language stations in Miami, New York and Los Angeles ran the ad.

Fri, 08/12/2016 - 13:39

Wages in Working Conditions

The Landscape of Scripted Dramatic Entertainment Presentation

The Wages and Working Conditions process (W&Ws) for the TV/Theatrical contracts will begin in September. In order for you to be as informed as possible when participating in this important process, please join us to learn how the industry is changing and the impact those changes are having on the membership.

Fri, 08/12/2016 - 11:59

SAN FRANCISCO (Aug. 12, 2016)  Cumulus Media recently issued a public statement attacking SAG-AFTRA’s bargaining position in our ongoing negotiations over fair wages and benefits for our members who are working hard producing the local sports programming at KNBR in San Francisco. SAG-AFTRA’s position has been consistent. Our members who work at KNBR, one of the top five revenue-generators among 453 Cumulus Media-owned U.S.

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 20:25

LOS ANGELES (Aug. 4, 2016) — Veteran performer David Huddleston died Tuesday at age 85. Over the course of three decades, Huddleston served more than 10 years on the national board of Screen Actors Guild. He was elected to multi-year terms in 1976, 1982, 2000 and 2004. He was also elected to serve on the board of the SAG Hollywood Division.