On July 15, 2017, your SAG-AFTRA National Board overwhelmingly approved and recommended a YES vote for the TV/Theatrical tentative agreement reached with the AMPTP. Eligible SAG-AFTRA members will receive a postcard in the coming days on how to vote electronically or by paper ballot on the proposed successor agreements covering motion pictures, scripted primetime dramatic television and new media production.
Please join National TV/Theatrical Negotiating Committee Chair and SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director and Chief Negotiator David White via webinar for an informational meeting to learn about new key provisions, strong pay increases and solid workplace protections for the members who work under these contracts.
When: Noon-2 p.m., Monday, July 24
Where: Online via webinar*
RSVP by 5 p.m., Wednesday, July 19 to Portland@sagaftra.org. Be sure to provide your name, member ID and phone number.
*Members who have RSVP’d will be sent a special link and log-in information on July 24 prior to the start of the webinar.
The tentative deal delivers significant gains in a number of areas. To view a preview of the referendum booklet online as well as FAQs, click here.
Please Note: This informational meeting is only open to paid-up SAG-AFTRA members in good standing, no guests are allowed. Parents/guardians of performers under 18 years old are welcome.
If you are unable to attend and have questions regarding the tentative agreement, please email TVTheatricalContracts2017@sagaftra.org.