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Screen Actors Guild Celebrates Successful California Tax Credit Incentives

Los Angeles (August 2, 2010) — Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger announced Friday that the California Film & Television Tax Credit Program that was a part of last year’s budget agreement has achieved its desired goal of keeping scores of film and television productions in state. In its first year, the California Film Commission allocated $200 million in tax credits to 77 projects. This year, another 30 projects are set to receive an additional $100 million in tax credit allocations, which exhausts the fiscal year funding.

August SAG Agent of the Month: Marjorie Sperling, Pacific West Artists

 Marjorie Sperling, Pacific West Artists

Submitted by: SAG member Raymond Forchion 


SAG New Media Takes on Comic-Con

Filed in: New Media

SAG New Media joined thousands of industry professionals from all areas of entertainment, including many of the leaders in the new media space, as well as thousands of fans for Comic-Con International: San Diego 2010.

Chicago Members: The KMRC presents "A Conversation with Ken Howard" on Thursday

Filed in: Event

President Ken Howard will share details about his long career and his vision for the future of Screen Actors Guild at Chicago's KMRC on Thursday, a free event for members of SAG, AFTRA and Actors' Equity.

7 p.m. Thursday, July 29, 2010
Kaufherr Members Resource Center
One East Erie, Suite 660
Chicago, IL 60611

Screen Actors Guild Celebrates ADA 20th at White House, L.A. City Hall Events

Filed in: EEO & Diversity

(July 27, 2010) — On Monday , Screen Actors Guild joined advocates and officials to mark the 20th Anniversary of the American Disabilities Act (ADA) at events held at the White House and Los Angeles City Hall. 

I AM PWD's Robert David Hall Introduces President at White House Ceremony

(July 27, 2010) — At a White House event celebrating the historic ADA 20th anniversary, President Obama announced an update to the “milestone in the journey to equality.” The president signed an executive order establishing the federal government as a “model employer” of people with disabilities.

SAG Board Appoints National Chair of TV Animation and Basic Cable Animation Negotiating Committee

Filed in: Governance

SAG National Board of Directors Appoints Bob Bergen National Chair of Television Animation and Basic Cable Animation Negotiating Committee