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 Hollywood writers strike is over after guild leaders approve contract with studios

[ad_1] Hollywood’s writers strike was declared over after nearly five months 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 governing boards of the eastern and western branches of the Writers Guild of America and their … Read more

Hollywood Strike | Writers’ strike is not over yet with key votes remaining on deal

[ad_1] Placards are gathered together at the close of a picket by members of The Writers Guild of America outside Walt Disney Studios, Tuesday, May 2, 2023, in Burbank, Calif. On Sunday, Sept. 24, 2023, a tentative deal was reached to end Hollywood’s writers strike after nearly five months. | Photo Credit: Chris Pizzello The … Read more

‘The Office’ reboot reportedly in works as WGA strike nears end

[ad_1] Cast of ‘The Office’ | Photo Credit: NBC The WAG strike is coming to an end as the Union leaders and Hollywood studios reached a tentative agreement today and Hollywood is once again dreaming. The news that has taken the internet by storm after the WGA announcement is about a possible reboot of the … Read more

Late-night talk shows to return first as WGA strike draws to a close

[ad_1] Stephen Colbert | Photo Credit: Scott Kowalchyk We recently reported that the Union leaders and Hollywood studios reached a tentative agreement on September 24 to end a historic screenwriters’ strike after nearly five months. The first step towards normalcy would be the return of late-night talk shows that are expected to air within the … Read more

Hollywood Strike | Warner Bros.’ yearly profit outlook trimmed by as much as $500 million

[ad_1] The exterior of the Warner Bros. Discovery Atlanta campus is pictured in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. May 2, 2023. | Photo Credit: ALYSSA POINTER Warner Bros Discovery is cutting its profit expectations for the year, saying it will likely incur costs as high as USD 500 million tied to the ongoing Hollywood writers’ and actors’ … Read more

Actors Ben Affleck, Matt Damon offered to pay ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ staff for two weeks amid Hollywood strikes

[ad_1] Ben Affleck (left) and Matt Damon | Photo Credit: AP Comedian Jimmy Kimmel has said that actors Matt Damon and Ben Affleck offered to pay the salaries of Jimmy Kimmel Live staff writers amid the ongoing WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes. Damon was ready to bury the hatchet over his long-standing fake feud with Kimmel … Read more