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US actors deal staves off Hollywood strike threat

The Screen Actors Guild (SAG-AFTRA) and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) struck an eleventh hour deal yesterday to stave off another Hollywood strike threat. As Americans sat down to celebrate Thanksgiving yesterday, an agreement was struck following a long period of uncertainty between the two sides. This means a new contract […]

Strike averted as WGA agrees ‘tentative’ deal

The Writers Guild of America (WGA) has struck a “tentative” deal with Hollywood’s film and TV producers that averts the threat of a strike. News of a potential deal dribbled through this morning (GMT), before the WGA released a letter to members confirming an agreement. With the previous contract having ended on May 1, writers […]