Alan Alda To Receive SAG Life Achievement Award

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alan Alda will receive the SAG Life Achievement Award at next year’s Screen Actors Guild Awards ceremony. The actors union announced Thursday that Alda will accept its highest honor on January 27. The award to given annually to an actor who fosters the “finest ideals of the acting profession.” Alda’s long […]

Kristen Bell To Be First SAG Awards Host

Martha Greenhouse, SAG, AFTRA Official, Dies

SAG-AFTRA Merger Foes Drop Legal Plans

SAG-AFTRA Merger: Judge Won’t Block Vote

Federal judge James Otero on Wednesday rejected a lawsuit that would have blocked the proposed merger of the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists. The results of the vote by the roughly 130,000 members of the two unions are to be announced Friday.

SAG Approves Merger With AFTRA

The merger of Hollywood’s two leading acting unions, the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, moved closer to reality after SAG’s national board approved the measure on Friday.

Ken Howard Re-Elected As SAG President

Filing: SAG Execs Covered Up Embezzlement

The administrators of a $2 billion SAG fund are being accused of covering up an embezzlement scheme that resulted in losses between $5 million and $10 million, according to a complaint filed with the Department of Labor.

Mary Tyler Moore To Get SAG Achievement Award

NEW YORK (AP) — Mary Tyler Moore will be honored with the Screen Actors Guild life achievement award. SAG announced Moore as this year’s recipient Thursday. The guild says Moore “created a new paradigm for female leads in television.” The actress rose to stardom in “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and later starred in the […]

SAG President Ken Howard To Seek Another Term

SAG, AFTRA Formally Discussing Merger

The Screen Actors Guild and its smaller sister union, the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, have begun formal discussions to merge their unions. Committees approved by the respective boards of the Screen Actors Guild and AFTRA to come up with a plan to combine the unions met for the first time over the weekend.

SAG And AFTRA Inch Closer To Merger

SAG Members Ratify Basic Cable Agreement

AFTRA To Continue Merger Talks With SAG

Momentum continues to build toward the creation of a single actors union in Hollywood. The board of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists on Saturday night voted to continue a series of meetings with the leadership of the Screen Actors Guild about forming a joint union.

SAG, AFTRA Board OKs New TV, Film Contract

SAG, AFTRA Reach Deal With Producers

After six weeks of bargaining, ending in a marathon session that extended into the night, SAG and AFTRA reached a new three-year deal Sunday with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers.