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This year over 4,200 submissions were considered and have been narrowed down to 15 semi-finalists! The best actor will be awarded a talent holding deal with NBCUniversal. 

When: 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 15 and Wednesday, Aug. 16
(Doors open at 5:45 p.m.)

Where: SVA Theater
333 W 23rd Street
New York, NY 10011

Come and enjoy some free flicks as NBCUniversal proudly introduces and celebrates the next generation of diverse writers, directors and actors. 

The Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF) is offering special discounts on its screening passes and event tickets to all SAG-AFTRA members. 

When: Wednesday, July 26 – Saturday, Aug. 5
(Click here for film festival schedule.)

To celebrate the fourth edition of The Movie Business Book, the Museum of the Moving Image presents an exciting discussion that offers an exclusive view of the current state of the art, and the business from some of the industry’s most highly regarded insiders.

When: 7-9 p.m., Wednesday, July 26
(Doors open at 6 p.m.) 

Where: Museum of the Moving Image, Redstone Theater
36-01 35th Avenue
Astoria, Queens 11106

Start: 07/25/2017 - 9:00am
End: 07/25/2017 - 11:00am

The Actors Fund is rolling out the red carpet! You’re invited for a complimentary breakfast and behind-the-scenes tour of The Friedman Health Center for the Performing Arts. 

When: 9 – 11 a.m., Tuesday, July 25

Where: The Friedman Health Center for the Performing Arts
729 7th Avenue, 12th Floor
Between 48th and 49th Streets

Start: 07/17/2017 - 2:00pm
End: 07/17/2017 - 4:00pm

As you are no doubt aware, SAG-AFTRA has successfully concluded its negotiations for a new TV/TH agreement, that can be viewed here. The union would like to take this opportunity to review the many important changes to the contract with SAG-AFTRA franchised agents, as well as field any questions that you may have. Please join us for the NY session:

When: 2 - 4 p.m., Monday, July 17

1900 Broadway, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10023

Start: 07/17/2017 - 6:00pm
End: 07/17/2017 - 8:00pm

On July 15, 2017, your SAG-AFTRA National Board overwhelmingly approved and recommended a YES vote for the TV/Theatrical tentative agreement reached with the AMPTP. Eligible SAG-AFTRA members will receive a postcard in the coming days on how to vote electronically or by paper ballot on the proposed successor agreements covering motion pictures, scripted primetime dramatic television and new media production.