days since last accident 181
Hot News
Hot News
Mon, 04/23/2018 - 11:24

Attention All Members Who Do Audiobook Narration Work
Important Notice Regarding eAudio in Astoria, New York


SAG-AFTRA has been successfully organizing in the area of audiobooks for the last decade and has contracts with publishers and producers both large and small across the country. 

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 20:12

This weekend, the SAG-AFTRA National Board unanimously approved proposals for the upcoming Network Code negotiations during a two-day plenary at SAG-AFTRA Plaza in Los Angeles. The current contract, formally known as the National Code of Fair Practice for Network Television Broadcasting, expires June 30, 2018.

The Network Code covers syndicated and non-primetime dramatic programs, daytime serials, promotional announcements, variety, quiz, game, reality, talk, news and sports, and other non-dramatic programs. The proposal package is confidential and will not be released.

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 16:24

SAG-AFTRA and the Producers Group, LTD., have agreed to extend all terms and conditions of the 2015-2018 Corporate/Educational & Non-Broadcast Contract for an eighteen-month period. The current contract was set to expire May 1, 2018 and has been extended to October 31, 2019. As part of the extension agreement, contributions to the SAG-AFTRA Health Plan and the AFTRA Retirement Fund will be increased by one-half percent (.5 percent) from 16 percent to 16.5 percent effective May 1, 2018.

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 12:18

Actor, Writer & Founding SAG-AFTRA Foundation Board Member Died Tuesday at 100 Years Old

Actor, writer and founding board member of the Screen Actors Guild Foundation, now SAG-AFTRA Foundation, Eugene Francis passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 100 years old. Francis worked on TV series such as Matinee Theatre (1955), The George Sanders Mystery Theater (1957) and The Loretta Young Show (1953), and was also one of the original “Dead End/East Side Kids” with Bobby Jordan and Leo Gorcey.

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 09:05

Union Issues Guideline No. 1 as Part of SAG-AFTRA Code of Conduct on Sexual Harassment

LOS ANGELES (April 12, 2018) – To help protect members from potential harassment and exploitation, SAG-AFTRA released today a Guideline that calls for an end to the practice of holding professional meetings in private hotel rooms or residences.