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SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris Statement On Gov. Brown Signing AB 1687

Los Angeles (September 24, 2016) — “Gov. Jerry Brown today stood with thousands of film and television professionals and concerned Californians who urged him to sign AB 1687, a California law that will help prevent age discrimination in film and television casting and hiring,” said SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris. “On behalf of everyone in the […]

SAG-AFTRA Welcomes Chicago’s Better Government Association Employees into Union

CHICAGO (Sept. 1, 2016) — The employees at the Better Government Association in Chicago today voted unanimously to join SAG-AFTRA. The successful vote means the staff will join more than 160,000 media professionals in the union, paving the way for BGA employees to negotiate a first contract. “We’re glad to join the SAG-AFTRA family, especially […]

SAG-AFTRA Honors David Hartley-Margolin With Howard Keel Award

Los Angeles (September 27, 2016) — SAG-AFTRA announced today that David Hartley-Margolin will be the 2016 recipient of the Howard Keel Award for his significant contributions to the union. The Howard Keel Award is the highest honor given by the SAG-AFTRA Committee of Locals, and will be presented in Los Angeles at the Committee of […]