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Sat, 07/15/2017 - 09:14

Dear Member,

We are saddened to inform you that stunt performer John Bernecker has passed away after sustaining an injury on the set of The Walking Dead in Georgia. John, a member of the New Orleans Local, died Friday. He reportedly fell from a balcony while rehearsing a fight scene on Wednesday. 

SAG-AFTRA sends its deepest condolences to his family, friends and colleagues. 

The safety of our members is SAG-AFTRA’s highest priority. The union will work with authorities and monitor the investigation into the incident.

In unity,



Tue, 03/21/2017 - 13:10

Atlanta Local Office on the Move!

The SAG-AFTRA Atlanta Local is moving to a new office to better serve our local members! In addition to a beautiful new space, members can look forward to free parking and videoconferencing capabilities for meetings.

To accommodate the move, the local office will be closed Thursday, March 23 – Monday, March 27. We will reopen Tuesday, March 28.

We look forward to seeing you at our new location: