Screen Actors Guild


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Screen Actors Guild

A labor union for American film and television actors. It lobbies and negotiates contracts for better pay and working conditions; it also advocates for members in the event of a labor dispute. It was established in 1933 and is based in and Los Angeles. It is affiliated with the AFL-CIO.
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Many other high-profile Screen Actors Guild members were also in attendance at the event.
Many Screen Actors Guild members attended the ceremony, including Diahann Carroll, Jack Coleman, Blythe Danner, Frances Fisher, Ben Foster, Marg Helgenberger, Diane Ladd, Esai Morales, Amber Tamblyn, Jo Beth Williams and Chandra Wilson.
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Storyline Online: The Screen Actors Guild Foundation presents Storyline Online, an on-line streaming video program featuring SAG members, like Elijah Wood and Sean Astin, reading children's books aloud at http://www.
The Screen Actors Guild Foundation provides a meaningful way for SAG members to contribute to the literacy of children in their communities through BookPALS (Performing Artists for Literacy in Schools) and its online component, Storyline.
2) Matt Dillon (right, with Thandie Newton) received a Screen Actors Guild supporting actor nomination for ``Crash.
IM Manager gives the Screen Actors Guild - Producers Pension and Health Plans the tools to eliminate IM-borne cyber threats, securely log and archive instant messaging, and protect members' privacy," said IMlogic Chief Technology Officer and Vice President of Products Jon Sakoda.
Nicole Kidman won the 2002 Academy Award, Golden Globe, BAFTA and the Silver Berlin Bear Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her performance as Virginia Woolf in THE HOURS and was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award for Ensemble.
1) Robert Conrad, 70, has been a Screen Actors Guild member for nearly 49 years and said he was prompted to run after his son, Christian Conrad, lost his union health insurance for not earning enough money as an actor.
Screen Actors Guild is the nation's largest labor union representing working actors.
It is unfortunate that our brothers and sisters at the Screen Actors Guild have chosen another path,'' AFTRA National President John P.
As award season looms closer, film buffs and television fans are eagerly awaiting the night when actors honor their own at the 11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards(R), Saturday, February 5, 2005, at 8 p.