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SAG New Media Works With Producers to Create Great Product

Filed in: MOVE, New Media

Los Angeles — The Screen Actors Guild New Media staff recently facilitated two separate educational events for members and new media producers, both on the evening of September 7.

Joint Statement Regarding "Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act"

LOS ANGELES – Screen Actors Guild, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, Directors Guild of America, and International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, Its Territories and Canada (IATSE) today released the following statement:

Entertainment Industry Urges Supreme Court to Maintain First Amendment Protections

WASHINGTON (September 17, 2010) – A broad entertainment industry coalition today urged the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold a 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that found unconstitutional the 2005 California law restricting the sale and rental to minors of computer and video games deemed to be overly violent.

4As "Do Not Work" Notice: JD LAWRENCE PRESENTS ME & MRS JONES

Producer: Executive Producers LLC
Writer/Director: JD Lawrence

AEA, AFTRA, AGMA, AGVA and SAG members are advised that Actors' Equity Association does NOT have a contract for this production.

AEA, AFTRA, AGMA, AGVA and SAG members may NOT accept employment in this production without an Equity contract.

Equity Franchised Agents are reminded that it is a violation of the Agency Regulations to submit Equity members for non-Equity work.

4As "Do Not Work" Notice: THE RIDE, "A new live entertainment experience taking place on the streets of New York."

Producer: The Ride NY, Jonathan P. Danforth, Director and President/CEO

AEA, AFTRA, AGMA, AGVA and SAG members are advised that Actors' Equity Association does NOT have a contract for this production.

AEA, AFTRA, AGMA, AGVA and SAG members may NOT accept employment in this production without an Equity contract.

Equity Franchised Agents are reminded that it is a violation of the Agency Regulations to submit Equity members for non-Equity work.

Actors and Ballplayers Give Labor Day Weekend Shout-Outs

Filed in: AFL-CIO

Whether it was a drama at the multiplex or a baseball game at the stadium, millions of Americans spent their Labor Day weekend being entertained in some fashion.

Joint SAG and AFTRA National Board Approves Proposals for Primetime TV and Theatrical Negotiations

Filed in: Contracts

LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK (Sept. 12, 2010) – The Joint National Board of Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA, AFL-CIO) today met by videoconference plenary in Los Angeles and New York and approved a package of proposals for the upcoming Joint AFTRA Exhibit A and SAG TV/Theatrical Negotiations.