On Saturday, Hollywood studios reached a tentative deal with the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employee (IATSE), a union that represents around 60,000 films and TV workers. The new labor agreement that settles differences over work conditions and pay avoided a strike on major TV and film production hours before the deadline, IATSE announced.
Workers union IATSE has made a tentative agreement with TV and film producers to avoid a threatened Hollywood walkout.
Hollywood studios reached a new labor agreement with one of the industry’s most powerful unions, settling differences over work conditions and pay, and averting a potentially disastrous halt to film and TV production nationwide.
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Anirudh Chatterjee If the strike occurs , picketing is expected to take place in the Los Angeles area at Sony , Fox , Paramount , Warner Bros ., Universal and Disney studio lots , as well as at smaller studios including Santa Clarita Studios , Red Studios ,Hollywood and Sunset Gower Studios.
Roderick Toombs There is an error at the end of the article. NY IATSE crews do not work under Area Standards Agreement. NY is covered by what’s called Majors Agreement which will be negotiated separately later this year.