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Hollywood Actors On Verge of Strike

Another strike in Tinseltown looms. Hollywood?s two main actors\' unions are refusing to join forces for upcoming contract negotiations with studios and the outcome could be another strike-induced standstill, reminiscent of the recently resolved writer?s strike.

Posted on March 30, 2008 at 2:30 pm

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Writer’s Strike Almost Over; Tentative Deal Reach ...

It’s been three months of picketing writers, re-runs and reality shows but all may be right in Hollywood again, according the writer’s union. The Writers Guild of America has come to a tentative deal with the studios that could potentially put an end to the strike and have everyone back to work by Monday.

Posted on February 10, 2008 at 3:42 pm

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Talks Break Down In Writers Strike.. Again

Couch potatoes will either have to settle for Grey’s Anatomy episodes back when Isaiah Washington still had a job or tune into the many new game shows coming their way. Fans were hoping the talks between reps from the striking Writers Guild and movie and television producers would result in some kind of deal and bring peace back to Hollywood. The Writers didn’t take the deal, Howie.

Posted on December 9, 2007 at 1:03 pm

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Writers About to Strike: Can Hollywood Handle It?

Hollywood writers have decided to put down their pens and power down their keyboards. Film and TV writers are prepared to go on strike Monday for the first time in 20 years. Writers Guild of America board members voted unanimously Friday to begin the strike at 3:01 a.m. Eastern Standard Time unless studios offered a more profitable deal, essentially entitling them to a bigger cut from video sales and shows sold or streamed over the Web.

Posted on November 4, 2007 at 3:03 pm

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