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Animation Writers Hope to Close Pay Gap With Their Live-Action Counterparts

The Animation Guild is gearing up for its contract negotiations next week, with animation writers looking to see a significant boost in pay as part of their new…

Clifton Collins Jr. on the Chance to Make Oscar History With ‘Jockey’ and What to Expect From Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Nightmare Alley’

Clifton Collins Jr. has run the gamut in Hollywood. He’s worked with actors such as Philip Seymour Hoffman (“Capote”), Robert Redford (“The Last Castle”) and Benicio del Toro…

Halyna Hutchins Candlelight Vigil Draws Hundreds of Industry Artisans: ‘This Could Have Been Any of Us’

Hundreds of entertainment industry artisans gathered on Sunday evening in the crowded parking lot of IATSE Local 80 Burbank headquarters to pay tribute to Halyna Hutchins, the cinematographer…

Everything We Know About the New IATSE Contract

The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees is beginning to roll out more details of its tentative contract with major film and television studios to its members, as…

IATSE Deal Could Be Rejected by Members: ‘Our Leadership Let Us Down’

Many members of IATSE say they will vote against ratifying a new contract with the major studios because it does not do enough to address working conditions on…

After IATSE Strike is Averted, Hollywood Workers are Split Over Agreement: ‘It’s Not Enough’

Heather Fink has spent her working life on film and TV sets. But years of frustration with the long hours and stagnant pay had made her reach her…

IATSE and AMPTP Have Reached a Deal to Avert a Strike

Negotiators from the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees have reached a deal for a new three-year contract, averting a strike that would have shut down film and…

IATSE and AMPTP Close to Deal to Avert Crippling Hollywood Strike (EXCLUSIVE)

Negotiators for IATSE and Hollywood’s major studios are closing in on a deal that would avert a strike that threatened to shutter most film and TV production in…

Film and TV Crews Pack Up Their Tools in Anticipation of a Strike

Film and TV workers left the job site on Friday uncertain of when they would return, as negotiators were expected to work through the weekend in hopes of…

TV Writers Advised to Take Their Own Notes if Writers Assistants Strike

TV writers may soon have to take their own notes as their assistants will be on the picket lines if IATSE calls a strike on Monday morning. Writers…

IATSE Strike Deadline Has Networks and Streamers Scrambling for Programming Options

Networks and streaming services are bracing for headaches and disappointed viewers as Monday’s deadline for IATSE and the major studios to reach a deal and avoid a strike…

IATSE Reports ‘Good Progress’ in Talks, While Prepping 21 Picket Locations

The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees reported on Thursday that negotiators were making “good progress” in bargaining, but advised members to be ready to go on strike…