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Sun, 04/23/2017 - 19:32

The SAG-AFTRA National Board, meeting this weekend in Los Angeles at SAG-AFTRA Plaza, voted to set election and governance rules for the upcoming national convention. The board also established a negotiating committee for the upcoming contract talks with Telemundo and unanimously approved a successor agreement covering music video performers with the major record labels. 

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 09:51

SAG-AFTRA today announced that it had reached a tentative agreement with the major record labels — Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment, Warner Music Group, and Disney Music Group— for a successor to their industry-wide contract covering dancers and other performers on music videos. The original agreement was approved in June 2012.

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 12:51

Support the arts in America by joining the campaign to save the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). SAG-AFTRA proudly stands by the NEA and encourages our members to take action. Contact your representative in Congress and tell them why they shouldn’t eliminate funding for the NEA.

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 14:44

Creative Rights Caucus Co-Chairs Representative Judy Chu and Representative Doug Collins yesterday hosted “Beyond the Red Carpet: Movie & TV Magic Day” in cooperation with members of the film and television community.

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 19:30

SAG-AFTRA has heard from several members who said recently they were approached by casting directors to do struck work for one of the 11 struck video game corporations. 

While SAG-AFTRA is investigating these incidents, the union urges members to be vigilant. Accepting struck work is a violation of Global Rule One. If you are approached to do struck work, please call the strike hotline at (323) 549-6815. Calls can be made anonymously. Members can also contact the union by email at:

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 15:08

Dear Member,

The past five years have been filled with important activity and achievements that were only possible because you made the historic choice to merge SAG and AFTRA. This momentous decision led to the realization of many goals that we worked on together.