As many of you know, for the first time, several films with SAG Award nominations are being offered to members via a free iTunes download rental. Though we are happy with the positive response from most of our members, the SAG Awards production staff has been overwhelmed with questions. As with any new program, there are bound to be unforeseen issues. Please know we are working diligently to answer those questions as quickly as possible. We are also discussing the free iTunes rental download possibility with other studios.
Producer: Paul Walden & Derek Nicol for Flying Music - Mark Strange, Manager, Adrian Grant for Key Concerts
AEA, AFTRA, AGMA, AGVA and SAG members are advised that Actors' Equity Association does NOT have a contract for this production, and does not have an Exchange Agreement for the West End production.
AEA, AFTRA, AGMA, AGVA and SAG members may NOT accept employment in this production without an Equity contract or an Exchange Agreement.
Screen Actors Guild New Media Director Also Slated to Speak
Las Vegas (January 6, 2011)—Screen Actors Guild will join panel discussions on Friday at the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show, hosted at the Las Vegas Convention Center. CES is billed as the world’s largest consumer technology trade show.
A Message from Secretary Treasurer Amy Aquino and Chief Financial Officer Arianna Ozzanto Regarding Paperless Dues Billing
We are writing you regarding Screen Actors Guild’s new paperless dues billing initiative and asking you to give it a try. It’s an absolutely free new service that simply makes good financial sense.
The Screen Actors Guild has been receiving inquiries from members with respect to the signatory status of a motion picture entitled UnPhaZed. Please be advised that no one had become signatory to a Guild collective bargaining agreement with respect to this motion picture as of January 4, 2011. Please remember your membership obligation under Rule 1 of the Guild By-Laws to refrain from working for any producer who has not executed a basic minimum agreement with the Guild which is in full force and effect.
Film and Television Fans Can Bid For Bleacher Seats on the SAG Awards® Red Carpet at www.sagawards.org/auction Now Through Jan. 10
Auction Will Benefit the SAG Foundation’s Public Children’s Literacy Programs