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    SAG-AFTRA Unveils Full Candidate List

    SAG-AFTRA unveiled the list of candidates running in its first post-merger national election, including a presidential field that features three challengers to Co-President Ken Howard.  Paul Edney, Marilyn Monrovia and Esai Morales are vying to unseat Howard, who is seeking a third term at the helm.    The candidates for ...

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    Hulu Sale Wouldn't Impact Residuals

    A sale of the streaming video service Hulu won’t affect actors’ residual payments, according to SAG-AFTRA.

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    Calif. Extends Film and TV Tax Credit

    Entertainment unions, including SAG-AFTRA, praise Gov. Jerry Brown's signing of two bills to extend California's production-incentive program.

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    SAG-AFTRA Members Approve TV Contracts

    With over 92 percent voting in favor, SAG-AFTRA members approved the three-year contracts covering theatrical, primetime, and basic cable television production under the 2014 SAG-AFTRA Codified Basic Agreement and the 2014 SAG-AFTRA Television Agreement.

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    Will HBO’s New Streaming Service Give Actors a Raise?

    HBO’s new streaming service is targeting 80 million potential subscribers but its emergence as a premium Web content source isn’t expected to push up actors’ wages.

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    SAG-AFTRA Looks Ahead to Negotiations

    SAG-AFTRA is shifting focus to its upcoming contract negotiations and late September convention following the completion of its first national elections.

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    SAG-AFTRA Wants Ed Asner Lawsuit Tossed

    SAG-AFTRA filed a motion to dismiss the amended lawsuit brought against it by a group of plaintiffs led by Ed Asner. The United Screen Actors Committee, a 16-member group led by Asner, alleges the union has improperly withheld foreign royalties and stymied requests for details about the some $130 million -- ...

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    SAG-AFTRA Invites Members to Learn More About GSAs

    SAG-AFTRA will educate its New York and L.A. members about general services agreements in a bi-coastal seminar Jan. 23.

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    SAG-AFTRA Holding N.Y. Open House

    Union actors in New York mark your calendars: The city's new SAG-AFTRA offices are holding a grand opening.

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    Personal Managers Jointly Reject SAG-AFTRA Ethics Code

    Three personal managers trade groups joined forces Monday to condemn SAG-AFTRA's new ethics code for their members.