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  1. the industry
    Actors Unions Agree to Work TogetherAFTRA and SAG form a friendly alphabet soup.
  2. strikes
    The Bollywood Strike Is Over!Let the elaborate dance numbers recommence!
  3. strike zone
    SAG Continues to Inch Toward a StrikeThe guild has authorized its national board to proceed with a work stoppage.
  4. strike zone
    Bollywood Goes on Strike!Unions representing actors, dancers, and various technicians have gone on strike in Mumbai, effectively shutting down India’s prolific film industry.
  5. strike zone
    Too Cold to Picket: Writers’ Strike Finally Over!The strike is over!
  6. strike zone
    Strike-News Roundup: Thanksgiving EditionPlus: Broadway strike hurting tourism? Hooray!
  7. news reel
    What’s the Cast of ‘Saturday Night Live’ Doing During the Strike?But what happens if the strike doesn’t get resolved? Seth Meyers, “a New Hampshire boy,” said he’d probably take a job “shoveling show.” Fred Armisen told us he’d be a stuntman, and Jason Sudeikis said he’d join either the Army or the Blue Man Group.
  8. the early-evening news
    Broadway Producers and Stagehands Talking Again?Plus: T.I.’s new video!
  9. apropos of nothing
    Broadway Stagehands Strike Has Devastating Impact on Duran DuranAs we enter the third day of the Broadway stagehands strike, it’s only now that we realize just how serious this all is.
  10. countdown
    Hollywood Labor Update: Writers Strike Called!After a last-minute offer from the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers failed to materialize before the Writers Guild’s contract expired Wednesday, WGA leaders last night announced plans to strike last night.
  11. countdown
    Hollywood Labor Update: Writers Guild Contract Expires! Strike Imminent!Writers Guild contract negotiations broke down last night before the midnight deadline, presumably so members of the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers could go trick-or-treating.
  12. countdown
    Hollywood Labor Update: Writers Strike Delayed?Today’s the big day! The Writers Guild’s contract expires at midnight tonight, which means they have only a few short hours to negotiate a new one with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers before a strike is called and Hollywood crumbles into the Pacific Ocean, never to be heard from again.
  13. apropos of nothing
    How Will Television Cope With the Writers Strike?Stock footage to the rescue!
  14. countdown
    Hollywood Labor Update: Writers Strike Probably Going to HappenIt’s true!
  15. countdown
    Hollywood Labor Update: Writers-Strike Talks Break Down Over Chair ShortageNot a chair shortage!
  16. the take
    Entertainment Labor Update: Strikes Okayed on Both Costs, TV Networks Overjoyed!While wildfires filled Hollywood skies with smoke and obvious metaphor, entertainment labor strikes were authorized on both coasts over the weekend.
  17. apropos of nothing
    Vulture Predicts the Winners of the 2009 Golden Raspberry AwardsYesterday, Website ComingSoon.net obtained the complete top-secret list of all the films (and their attached directors) that will soon be stinking up a theater near you … Which movies will suck the most?