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    SAG-AFTRA Cold Shoulders Managers During Ethics Meets

    SAG-AFTRA is ramping up its effort to "educate" members about its new ethics code for personal managers, but that's doing nothing to alleviate the strife between the union and managers’ trade groups.

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    ‘Glitch’ Revealed SAG Awards Noms Early

    The names of Screen Actors Guild Awards nominees were inadvertently leaked Wednesday morning because of a computer “glitch” hours before their official announcement.

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    Equity Names New Central Region Director

    Sean Taylor has joined Actors' Equity Association as Central regional director/assistant executive director. Taylor had served as house council for the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists since 2004, and remained a member of the union's staff following its merger last year with Screen Actors Guild. “We ...

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    SAG-AFTRA Turns Attention to Upcoming Elections

    Procedures for the upcoming leadership vote are still being worked out, but the union will cease using a co-presidency.

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    SAG-AFTRA Honors Dick Van Dyke with Life Achievement Award

    The 86-year-old stage, screen, and radio veteran will receive his award at the 19th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Jan. 27, 2013.

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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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    SAG-AFTRA Shuffles Leadership As Negotiations Loom

    The performers' union has been canvassing its ranks ahead of the TV/theatrical talks with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers, a start date for which is expected to be announced soon.

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    SAG-AFTRA Elects ‘90210’ star Gabrielle Carteris EVP

    Former "Beverly Hills 90210" star Gabrielle Carteris captured SAG-AFTRA's executive vice presidency Thursday, besting rival Mike Hodge in a vote one delegate described as "not even close." Carteris, who played high school newspaper editor Andrea Zuckerman on the series, had the backing of SAG‑AFTRA Secretary‑Treasurer Amy Aquino ...

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    SAG-AFTRA Presidential Field Narrows Ahead of Ballot Mailing

    Hours before SAG-AFTRA unveiled its full candidate list, presidential candidate Paul Edney announced he's supporting rival Esai Morales for the union's top job. Morales is the best-known candidate in the field other than incumbent Ken Howard. With Edney's backing, it's now a three-way contest between Howard ...

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    SAG-AFTRA Warns Ad Makers On Reporting

    Actors will have an easier time tracking their residuals after the ad industry incorporates a new tracking program mandated by the latest commercials contracts, according to SAG-AFTRA.