Hollywood Writers, Producers Reach DealA tentative deal was reached between screenwriters and producers Tuesday, averting a strike that could have crippled TV and film production and inflicted harm on the wider California economy.
WGA Contract Negotiations Down To The Wire As Possible Strike LoomsThe contract for television and film writers is nearing expiration and a costly strike looms that could send some popular televisions shows into reruns.
Writers Guild Votes To Authorize Strike As Talks ContinueUnion members are one step closer to striking come May 2. In a letter to its members Monday, the WGA said more than 96 percent voted to authorize a strike as the May 1 contract expiration deadline looms.
WGA Members Start Voting On Strike AuthorizationThe roughly 12,000 members of the Writers Guild of America will begin voting Wednesday on whether to authorize a strike that could cripple Hollywood and the Southern California economy.
'Grand Budapest,' 'Imitation Game' Top Writers Guild AwardsIn an awards season dominated by "Boyhood" and "Birdman," the Writers Guild of America on Saturday honored two different choices with their top film awards: "The Grand Budapest Hotel" and "The Imitation Game."
The Minds Behind The Words: WGA Awards To Honor The Best In Entertainment WritingThe writers of "American Hustle," "Blue Jasmine," "Dallas Buyers Club," "Her" and "Nebraska" are vying for best original screenplay Saturday at the Writers Guild of America Awards.
Top Scribes Win Writers Guild Awards For Movies, TV, Radio, New MediaTop scribes in movies, TV, soaps, new media and radio were given Writers Guild Awards in New York and Los Angeles Sunday evening.
Coming Soon? Hollywood Abuzz As AFTRA, SAG Merger Talks Heat Up The state of some of Hollywood's biggest unions is influx heading into this year's Labor Day weekend.
'Inception,' 'Social Network' Win At Writers Guild AwardsThe sci-fi smash "Inception" and the Facebook drama "The Social Network" took top screenplay honors Saturday night at the Writers Guild Awards.