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Screen Actors Guild Members Save 25% at the ShowBiz Expo on April 24-25

Come find out what's new in products and services for actors, filmmakers and other entertainment pros, attend informative panels and workshops and connect with other industry professionals at the ShowBiz Expo, the largest trade show and conference for the entertainment industry.

Screen Actors Guild Observes Earth Day

Filed in: Member Alert

A patch of garbage hundreds of miles long litters the Northern Pacific, entangling ocean life and threatening the ecosystem with its toxicity. Trapped ground-level ozone from our vehicles swirls all around us, blotting out the natural landscape and attacking our lungs. And climate change continues to confront us as a possible threat to our existence....

SAG Awards Key Deadlines and Events Announced; Nominating Committees Selected

NOMINATING COMMITTEES FOR THE UPCOMING 17th ANNUAL
SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS® SELECTED
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17th Annual SAG Awards® Key Deadlines and Events Announced


Concurrent Memorial Services Held for Lucky Hayes

Los Angeles (April 19, 2010) -- Memorial services for Lucky Hayes, a long time Arizona Branch President and current Vice President Northern Arizona, were held on Saturday, April 17 in Scottsdale, Arizona, and concurrently in Los Angeles.

SAG Diversity Census 2010

Screen Actors Guild is committed to attaining full inclusion and equal employment for all members who represent the wide diversity of the American Scene.

 

In order to best serve you, we must identify the demographics of our diverse membership. Take less than a minute to fill out the SAG Diversity Census 2010.

 

Just log-in and follow the link to the survey – in order to best serve you, we need to hear from you!

SAG National LGBT Actors Committee Partners With MIPtalk.com for a screening of Shelter

Los Angeles, (April 19, 2010) - To commemorate the many advancements made in LGBT films this past year, Screen Actors Guild National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Actors Committee, in association with SAG New Media signatory MIPtalk.com, presented a screening of the 2009 GLAAD Media Award-winning film Shelter on Saturday, April 17, 2010, to an enthusiastic, capacity audience in Los Angeles.

SAG Board Appoints President Ken Howard Chair of SAG's TV/Theatrical Joint W&W Conditions and Negotiating Committees

Filed in: Member Alert

Los Angeles, (April 18, 2010) - Screen Actors Guild National Board of Directors, meeting in a two-day plenary in Los Angeles, appointed President Ken Howard as Chair of the Guild's TV/Theatrical Joint Wages and Working (W&W) Conditions Plenary and Negotiating Committees.

Approved unanimously, the action states:

SAG/AFTRA Relations Task Force Update

We are happy to report that relations between SAG and AFTRA have improved significantly over the last year and continue to grow stronger. Not only have the unions agreed to joint bargaining of the TV/Theatrical and Exhibit A contracts this fall, but union leaders are now openly discussing the potential for a permanent partnership.