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.

Sat, 04/10/2010 - 07:35

Los Angeles (April 9, 2010) — The SAG Film Society is where actors go to see actors on the big screen - and the 2010/11 season kicks off with a bang in May with member screenings in Hollywood of soon-to-be summer blockbusters. The first four scheduled films of the screening series will be Iron Man 2, Sex & the City 2, Robin Hood and Shrek Forever After in 3D. And that's just the beginning!

Fri, 04/09/2010 - 09:23

Los Angeles (April 9, 2010) — It was called "an instant classic" when it was released in 2008 and the SAG National LGBT Actors Committee is pleased to be able to present a screening of Shelter for free to SAG members, along with a Q&A reunion of its cast and crew on Saturday, April 17 at SAG Headquarters.

The event will commemorate the many advancements made in LGBT films in recent years and is presented in association with SAG New Media signatory

Wed, 04/07/2010 - 13:04

March 31, 2010

Dear President Obama:

On behalf of the 300,000 members of our Guild and unions that work in the film, television and music industries, we thank you for your remarks on the importance of protecting intellectual property made before the Export-Import Bank Annual Conference.