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Tue, 02/15/2011 - 18:16

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Screen Actors Guild and the SAG National Ethnic Employment Opportunities Committee Presents
“The Black Hollywood Experience: Our History… Our Future”

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Wed, 02/09/2011 - 12:30

Los Angeles (February 9, 2011) - Screen Actors Guild announced today that actors Dan Fitzgerald of the Florida Branch and Will Lyman of the Boston Branch will be the co-recipients of the 3rd Annual Howard Keel Award for their significant contributions to the Guild. The Howard Keel Award is the highest honor given by the Screen Actors Guild Regional Branch Division, and will be presented in May at the Regional Branch Division's annual Regional Branch Conference in Orlando, Florida.

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Thu, 01/27/2011 - 15:47

The Screen Actors Guild Awards® to be Simulcast Sunday, Jan. 30 on TNT and TBS at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT

LOS ANGELES (January 27, 2011) Jason Bateman, Jon Hamm, Nicole Kidman, Jeremy Renner, Sofia Vergara and Robin Wright will be presenters at the 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®, Executive Producer Jeff Margolis announced today. 

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Thu, 01/27/2011 - 13:03

LOS ANGELES, (January 27, 2011) -- Screen Actors Guild's member service offerings just got another big boost with the online debut of the Guild’s Foreign Royalties Tracker.
 

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Wed, 01/26/2011 - 12:30

Tim Conway to Introduce Tribute to SAG’s 47th Life Achievement Award Recipient Ernest Borgnine at the 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®
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SAG Awards® to be Simulcast Sunday, Jan. 30 on TNT and TBS at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT

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Mon, 01/24/2011 - 17:16

SAG Awards® to be Simulcast Sunday, Jan. 30 on TNT and TBS at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT

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Mon, 01/24/2011 - 17:16

tnt.tv, tbs.com and People.com to Webcast 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® Red Carpet Pre-Show and Backstage Pressroom Live, Presented by TNT, TBS and PEOPLE Magazine

With JoBeth Williams and Ken Howard Announcing Stunt Ensemble Award Recipients

In a SAG Awards First, Webcast to Run Live on CNN Billboard in New York’s Times Square

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Sun, 01/23/2011 - 20:54

SAG National Board of Directors Convenes by Video Conference In Los Angeles and New York
  
LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, (January 23, 2011) -- The Screen Actors Guild National Board of Directors today met via regularly scheduled one-day videoconference in Los Angeles and New York.
 

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Sat, 01/22/2011 - 14:18

LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK (Jan. 22, 2011) – The National Board of Directors of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA, AFL-CIO) met today by videoconference plenary in Los Angeles and New York and overwhelmingly passed a resolution formally authorizing AFTRA leadership to continue working with Screen Actors Guild in the Presidents’ Forum for One Union and its “Listening Tour” between now and the Board’s next regular meeting on May 14. Today’s vote marks the first time the AFTRA National Board has officially acted on the Presidents’ Forum.

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Fri, 01/21/2011 - 16:06

Alec Baldwin, Jeff Bridges, Josh Duhamel, LL COOL J, Cory Monteith and Amy Poehler to Present
at the 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®

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SAG Awards® to be Simulcast Sunday, Jan. 30 on TNT and TBS at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT

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Fri, 01/21/2011 - 16:02

Auction Will Benefit the SAG Foundation’s Public Children’s Literacy Programs

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Fri, 01/21/2011 - 15:57

SAG Awards® will be Simulcast on TNT and TBS on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2011

Los Angeles (Jan. 21, 2011) – The Actor® statuettes—which this year’s 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® honorees will receive for outstanding performances in 2010 in five film and eight primetime television categories—have been cast in solid bronze at the American Fine Arts Foundry in Burbank, California.

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Thu, 01/20/2011 - 16:09

The 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® Simulcast on TNT and TBS on Sunday, January 30, 2011

LOS ANGELES (January 20, 2011) – Rosario Dawson, Angie Harmon, Eva Longoria, Hilary Swank, Betty White and Screen Actors Guild President Ken Howard will be presenters at the 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®, Executive Producer Jeff Margolis announced today. 

Currently starring in the feature film “Unstoppable,” Rosario Dawson announced the nominations for this year’s SAG Awards along with Angie Harmon.

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Fri, 01/14/2011 - 16:12

Los Angeles (January 14, 2011) – In national voting completed today, members of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists and Screen Actors Guild voted overwhelmingly to approve a new, three-year contract covering theatrical and television production under the Producer-Screen Actors Guild Basic Agreement and Television Agreement, Exhibit A to the AFTRA Network Television Code and the CW Supplement, which applies to both unions.

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Fri, 01/07/2011 - 15:23

LOS ANGELES (Jan. 7, 2011) - The evening before Screen Actors Guild® bestows its highest honor – the Life Achievement Award – on Ernest Borgnine, Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will pay tribute to the memorable character actor with an evening of great performances.  TCM’s tribute to Borgnine will take place Saturday, Jan. 29, beginning at 8 p.m. (ET), less than a week after the Oscar®-winning star’s 94th birthday.  The 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® http://www.sagawards.org will premiere live on TNT and TBS on Sunday, Jan. 30, at 8 p.m.

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Mon, 01/03/2011 - 16:52

Film and Television Fans Can Bid For Bleacher Seats on the SAG Awards® Red Carpet at www.sagawards.org/auction Now Through Jan. 10

Auction Will Benefit the SAG Foundation’s Public Children’s Literacy Programs

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Mon, 01/03/2011 - 12:41

SAG Awards® will be Simulcast Live on TNT and TBS on Sunday, Jan. 30 at 8 p.m. (ET) / 5 p.m. (PT)

LOS ANGELES (Jan. 3, 2011) - Jeff Margolis, executive producer and director of the 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® announced that the team of talented producers and artists behind previous SAG Awards are returning to create this year’s ceremonies. The 17th Annual SAG Awards® also marks the 13th consecutive year Jeff Margolis Productions has produced the Actors® in association with Screen Actors Guild Awards, LLC.

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Thu, 12/16/2010 - 10:10

Actor® Awards Ceremony will be Simulcast Live on Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, on TNT and TBS at 8 p.m. (ET), 7 p.m. (CT), 6 p.m. (MT) and 5 p.m.  (PT)
 

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Fri, 12/10/2010 - 15:42

Los Angeles (December 10, 2010) --- Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists announced that ratification ballots will mail today to approximately 137,000 AFTRA and SAG eligible voters. The joint referendum requires a vote on the proposed successor agreements to the Screen Actors Guild Basic Agreement and Television Agreement, AFTRA Exhibit A to the Network Television Code and the CW Supplement, which applies to both unions.

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Fri, 12/10/2010 - 11:36

LOS ANGELES (Dec. 10, 2010) – The 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards ceremony will be simulcast live on TNT and TBS from the Los Angeles Shrine Exposition Center on Sunday, Jan 30, at 8 p.m. (ET), 7 p.m. (CT), 6 p.m. (MT) and 5 p.m. (PT). An encore presentation will immediately follow on TNT

To create a dramatic arrivals area, impressive set and intimate dinner setting for the world’s leading actors who are gathering on Sunday, Jan. 30 at the Shrine Exposition Center, the SAG Awards® will…

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Thu, 12/09/2010 - 12:00

Tickets to the SAG Awards®, Red Carpet Fan Bleacher Seats, Autographed Celebrity Collectibles, Sporting Event Tickets and Astounding Experiences will be Auctioned to the Public at www.sagawards.org/auction to Benefit the SAG Foundation

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Tue, 12/07/2010 - 17:49

Los Angeles (December 7, 2010) -- The Screen Actors Guild today released the following statement:

“Screen Actors Guild congratulates our brothers and sisters of the Directors Guild of America on successfully concluding their negotiations with the AMPTP. We applaud the efforts of the DGA’s entire negotiating team in reaching this tentative agreement and look forward to reviewing the details.”
 
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Sat, 12/04/2010 - 18:21

SCREEN ACTORS GUILD NATIONAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS APPROVES TENTATIVE BASIC CABLE AND ANIMATION CONTRACTS AND RECOMMENDS RATIFICATION OF BASIC CABLE LIVE ACTION DEAL

Los Angeles (December 4, 2010) – The National Board of Screen Actors Guild today overwhelmingly approved the tentative agreements reached November 10 with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers for successor contracts to the Basic Cable Live Action, Basic Cable Animation and Television Animation contracts.

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Sat, 12/04/2010 - 15:32

JOINT NATIONAL BOARD OF AFTRA AND SCREEN ACTORS GUILD APPROVES TENTATIVE TELEVISION AND MOTION PICTURE CONTRACTS AND RECOMMENDS RATIFICATION

Los Angeles (December 4, 2010) – The Joint National Board of Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists today overwhelmingly approved the tentative agreement reached with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers on November 7 – a deal which it is now recommending to the respective union memberships.

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Wed, 12/01/2010 - 11:34

LOS ANGELES (Dec. 1, 2010) - American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA), Directors Guild of America (DGA), International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, Its Territories and Canada (IATSE) and Screen Actors Guild (SAG) today released the following statement:

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