Actors strike | Hollywood studios make offer to SAG-AFTRA, hoping to end 113-day strike

[ad_1] SAG-AFTRA chief negotiator Duncan Crabtree-Ireland, left, rallies striking actors outside Paramount Pictures studio, Friday, Nov. 3, 2023, in Los Angeles | Photo Credit: Chris Pizzello Hollywood’s major studios made an offer to Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) on Friday that they hope will end the 113-day actors strike, reported … Read more

Actors’ Strike | The final ‘Yellowstone’ episodes delayed until until late 2024

[ad_1] Kevin Costner in ‘Yellowstone’ | Photo Credit: Twitter The long-awaited final installlment of Yellowstone — featuring Kevin Costner ’s final episodes — has been delayed until November 2024, the Paramount Network announced on Thursday. Originally scheduled to return this month, Paramount says production was delayed by this year’s strikes by actors and screenwriters. The … Read more

Actors’ Strike | Actors, studios still at odds on AI and other issues, union says

[ad_1] Actors Bryan Cranston and Bob Odenkirk walk the picket line with SAG-AFTRA members during their ongoing strike outside Disney Studios in Burbank, California on November 1, 2023. | Photo Credit: REUTERS Negotiators for Hollywood actors and major studios have not resolved concerns about artificial intelligence (AI) and other issues in talks aimed at ending … Read more

Actors‘ Strike | SAG-AFTRA says major issues still unresolved with studios

[ad_1] FILE PHOTO: SAG-AFTRA members walk the picket line on the 100th day of their ongoing strike outside Paramount Studios in Los Angeles, California, U.S., October 20, 2023 | Photo Credit: MARIO ANZUONI Striking Hollywood actors and studios remain far apart on key issues and will meet on Tuesday, the actors union SAG-AFTRA said late … Read more

Hollywood Strike | Talks break off between actors and studios

[ad_1] A picketer carries a sign on the picket line outside Netflix on Wednesday, September 27, 2023, in Los Angeles. | Photo Credit: Chris Pizzello Talks have broken off between Hollywood actors and studios, killing any hopes that the strike by performers was coming to an end after nearly three months, as the writers’ strike … Read more

Hollywood Strike | Minority writers fear diversity to fall farther down the agenda after strike

[ad_1] SAG-AFTRA actors and Writers Guild of America (WGA) writers walk the picket line during their ongoing strike outside Netflix offices in Los Angeles, California, U.S., September 22, 2023. | Photo Credit: MARIO ANZUONI After the Writers Guild of America approved a new three-year contract with major studios, Hollywood writers from underrepresented groups, many nervous … Read more

Hollywood Strike | Writers vote to approve contract deal that ended strike as actors negotiate

[ad_1] Picketers demonstrate outside Paramount Pictures studio on Wednesday, September 27, 2023, in Los Angeles. | Photo Credit: Chris Pizzello Hollywood writers have voted almost unanimously to approve the contract agreement reached by their union leaders that ended a strike after nearly five months, while actors remain in negotiations to find a way out of … Read more

‘The Drew Barrymore Show’ head writers decline to return to show

[ad_1] Drew Barrymore attends the Time100 Gala, celebrating the 100 most influential people in the world, at Frederick P. Rose Hall, April 26, 2023, in New York | Photo Credit: Evan Agostini While The Drew Barrymore Show prepares to go back on air, three of its co-head writers have refused to return, Variety reported. The … Read more

Robin Williams’ daughter criticises AI recreations of her father

[ad_1] Robin Williams in a photo from 2008 | Photo Credit: MARK J. TERRILL Hollywood icon Robin Williams’ daughter Zelda Williams has criticised efforts to replicate her father using artificial intelligence, calling these recreations “Frankensteinian monster” that is personally disturbing. According to Entertainment Weekly, Zelda, 34, shared a post on her Instagram Stories over the … Read more

Hollywood Strike | Actors to resume negotiations with studios next week, as protracted writers’ strike ends

[ad_1] The Hollywood’s writers strike was declared over Tuesday night when board members from their union approved a contract agreement with studios, bringing the industry at least partly back from a historic halt in production. The actors’ strike continues in their bid to get better pay and working conditions | Photo Credit: Chris Pizzello With … Read more