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SAG Praises Stamp Honoring Early Black Filmmaker

Filed in: History

The Screen Actors Guild Ethnic Employment Opportunities Committee gives praise to the U.S. Postal Service for its latest choice in stamp honorees.
 

Join the SAG LGBT Actors Committee at a Special Screening of "A Place to Live" on Friday

Filed in: EEO & Diversity

Join your fellow SAG members in Los Angeles on Friday night at a screening of the award-winning documentary A Place to Live, followed by a Q&A with the producers and director — as well as an appearance by the subjects of the film itself.
 

SAG Helps Celebrate Tonys, Brian Stokes Mitchell

The Actors Fund held its 14th annual Tony Awards party at the Skirball Center in Los Angeles on June 13, with Broadway superstar Tommy Tune serving as host. SAG President Ken Howard attended the event along with SAG National Board Members Adam Arkin, Jeff Austin, Scott Bakula, L Scott Caldwell and Pamela Reed, as well as SAG Hollywood Executive Director Ilyanne Morden Kichaven and Communications Executive Director Pamela Greenwalt.

SAG Mourns Passing of John Delloro, Labor Leader and Activist

Filed in: In Memoriam

Screen Actors Guild mourns the passing of labor leader and activist, John Delloro, who passed away in the early morning of Saturday, June 5, 2010 from a heart attack. 

'Breaking Bad' Star Shows Support for I AM PWD Campaign

Filed in: I AM PWD

Actor RJ Mitte, a star of the AMC series Breaking Bad, hosted an event in Hollywood on Monday in honor of the Tri-Union I AM PWD — Inclusion in the Arts & Media of People with Disabilities — campaign. The cocktail reception also highlighted Mitte’s bid for an Emmy nomination this year and was attended by his Breaking Bad co-stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul, actor Daryl “Chill” Mitchell (Brothers) and many other actors involved with the I AM PWD campaign.

Top Producers Share Insights at PGA’s Produced By

It’s not often one gets to pick the brains of the industry’s top producers.

The Producers Guild of America’s annual Produced By Conference, which was held June 4-6 this year on the 20th Century Fox lot, brought out some of the biggest names in the industry for the opportunity to do just that.

Screen Legend Hedy Lamarr: The Woman Behind the Cell Phone and Wi-Fi?

Filed in: History

Would we have cell phone or Wi-fi technology without SAG member and screen legend Hedy Lamarr? Possibly not according to BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT,  which has launched a series of short films highlighting achievements of the often forgotten and unacknowledged information pioneers.

SAG Congratulates The Levin Agency for 25 Years of Franchised Service

The Levin Agency is proud to celebrate its 25th anniversary as a SAG Franchised Agency.  “After a quarter of a century, I still remain that rare talent agency that has a big heart and cares about the underdog in a very competitive business.  I will continue to work each day with the same passion and integrity that I have had from the very beginning,” said agency owner Sid Levin.  It is a rewarding experience reaching this milestone, and Levin credits his wife, Patricia, who has been his rock solid foundation through it all.