Tue, 05/11/2010 - 13:02

The latest stamp in the Legends of Hollywood series will honor Katharine Hepburn, one of Screen Actors Guild’s founding members from 1933. The stamp goes on sale May 12, the late actor’s birthday, and features a publicity still from the film Woman of the Year (MGM, 1942), photographed by Clarence Sinclair Bull.

 

SAG honored Hepburn in 1979 with its highest honor, the Life Achievement Award. 


Thu, 05/06/2010 - 16:13

Mother's Day weekend also ushers in the much-anticipated hosting gig of Saturday Night Live by SAG Life Achievement honoree Betty White.

 

The Associated Press published a new article on White that begins with a sentiment that couldn't be more true:

In 1951, a newspaper hailed Betty White as "TV's Busiest Gal" in a headline that merits recycling.

 


Tue, 04/13/2010 - 20:28

The 40th anniversary of Earth Day on April 22, will be an opportunity for people, corporations and governments to join together and make positive changes for our planet.

 

In honor of this special day, the SAG New York Host Committee is pleased to present their first annual Earth Day Celebration.

When: 1-4 P.M. (ET), Thursday, April 22

Where: SAG Boardroom, 14th floor, 360 Madison Avenue (entrance on 45th Street), NY

Mon, 04/12/2010 - 14:50

Lucky Hayes, a long time Arizona Branch President and current Vice President Northern Arizona, passed away on April 9, 2010. Known and loved by hundreds all over the country, Lucky served in leadership roles in the Guild since 1992, first as Arizona Secretary/Treasurer and then as Vice President Northern Arizona, before being elected Arizona Branch President in 1995, a position she occupied until September 2009. She carried her SAG card proudly since joining in 1974.

Sat, 04/10/2010 - 08:09

In a LifeRaft Live Stream online event presented free by Screen Actors Guild and Screen Actors Guild Foundation this Tuesday, April 13, 6-8 p.m. (PT), young performers and their parents will receive sound advice from those who have been there, done that. The scheduled guests include actor Sean Astin (Lord of the Rings) and RJ Mitte (Breaking Bad), as well as casting directors, agents and managers.

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