(2009 - THEATRICAL MOTION PICTURES and TELEVISION)
If you have a specific question about workweek or need further information, please contact a business representative at your SAG-AFTRA local office
The studio workweek consists of any five days out of seven consecutive days with the sixth and seventh days considered regular days off. These days are designated by the Producer. Premiums are paid when a performer works the sixth and/or seventh day*.
*Not applicable to a day performer, unless he works six or seven days in the workweek.
Premium rates are:
The production workweek may be switched once (without penalty) to a Monday through Friday workweek. The workweek also may be switch off of a Monday through Friday workweek and then switched back in order to preserve the Saturday and Sunday weekend off.
Overnight Location Workweek:
The overnight location workweek consists of any six days out of seven consecutive days with the seventh day considered a regular day off. These days are designated by the Producer.
Workweek for Minors:
The Producer must provide schooling (as required by the Agreement) during the Producer’s workweek for the production.