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Graff Diamonds Returns for Fifth Consecutive Year to Sponsor the Screen Actors Guild Awards® Green Room, Benefiting the SAG Foundation

Filed in: SAG Awards

LOS ANGELES (December 4, 2014) – Graff Diamonds, synonymous with the most fabulous jewels in the world, is returning for the fifth consecutive year to host the Screen Actors Guild Awards® Green Room. To honor the charitable work of actors and the Screen Actors Guild Foundation, Graff Diamonds is once again supporting the SAG Foundation’s children’s literacy and actor assistance programs with a generous donation.

Member Alert: Portal-to-Portal Provision Remains in Effect

Member Alert 

All travel provisions related to the issue commonly known as “portal-to-portal” remain in effect as always, and did not change during our recent negotiations with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers or with the television networks.

Nominations for the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® to be Announced Live from the Pacific Design Center on Wednesday, Dec. 10

Filed in: SAG Awards


WHAT: Nominations announcement for the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®; display and interviews for the SAG Awards® Holiday Auction to benefit the SAG Foundation

WHO: Ansel Elgort and Eva Longoria will join SAG-AFTRA President Ken Howard to announce nominees.

SAG Awards Committee Chair JoBeth Williams and Vice Chair Daryl Anderson will announce the nominations for the film and television stunt ensemble honors.

An Important Announcement About ART Payroll

Filed in: Member Alert

Some SAG-AFTRA members have received notice from American Residuals and Talent, Inc., d/b/a ART Payroll, regarding a data security breach at their company. The breach may have affected the data of individuals who have received payments from ART Payroll.
We are working with ART Payroll to ensure all proper steps are taken to mitigate this data security breach.

Ansel Elgort and Eva Longoria to Announce the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® Nominations

LOS ANGELES (December 1, 2014) – Ansel Elgort, star of the feature films “The Fault in Our Stars” and “Divergent,” and actress/director/producer and SAG Award® recipient Eva Longoria will reveal the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® nominations on Wednesday, Dec. 10 at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood, Executive Producer Kathy Connell announced today.

Election Eligibility Reminder

Filed in: Governance

Next year, SAG-AFTRA will hold elections for many of its top leadership positions. In order to meet the November dues period good-standing eligibility requirement to be nominated for election as a national officer, National Board member, local board member or convention delegate, members should ensure that their 2014 November dues bill payment is received by SAG-AFTRA no later than Dec. 10, 2014.

Thanksgiving Office Closure

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, all SAG-AFTRA offices will have a half-day closure on Wednesday, November 26 and be closed on Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28. Offices will re-open on Monday, December 1. 

Have a safe and happy holiday!