Mon, 08/16/2010 - 12:17

Los Angeles (August 16, 2010) Members and staff of Screen Actors Guild were among thousands who rallied at Los Angeles City Hall on Friday urging congress to support programs that would create jobs. AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, Sen. Barbara Boxer and Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa were among the elected officials and labor leaders who spoke at the rally. Union members joined together to send a strong message: “Paychecks Pay the Bills.”

Thu, 08/12/2010 - 13:55

New Orleans (August 12, 2010) — Screen Actors Guild National Executive Director David White has been named “Entertainment, Sports & Art Law Section Attorney of the Year” by the National Bar Association, the oldest and largest association of African American lawyers and judges. The honor was presented to White today in New Orleans at the NBA’s 85th Annual Convention & Exhibits. 
 

Thu, 08/12/2010 - 10:35

 

Screen Actors Guild was a sponsor of the 5th Annual Independent Television Festival, held July 30 - August 5 at Laemmle’s Sunset 5 in Los Angeles.


ITVFest is a non-profit organization with the mission of encouraging change in conventional television and the growth of artistic expression in television and new media.
 

Tue, 08/10/2010 - 14:28

LOS ANGELES (August 10, 2010) – The Equal Employment Opportunities/Diversity Committees of Screen Actors Guild (SAG), Actors’ Equity Association (AEA) and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) announced today the 8th Annual Ivy Bethune Tri-Union Diversity Awards, recognizing performers and arts organizations who, through their work and activism, have fostered diversity within the entertainment and news media industries and their communities. The theme of the 2010 program is a celebration of those who challenge and change preconceptions.

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