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May 2, 2023, 9:31am EDT
  • November 9, 2023

    The long, long Hollywood strikes have ended

    SAG-AFTRA and the AMPTP have reached a tentative agreement.

  • October 12, 2023

    The actors strike negotiations have broken down

    The two big sticking points between SAG-AFTRA and the AMPTP, explained.

  • September 28, 2023

    The Hollywood writers’ strike is over — and they won big

    Here’s what’s coming in the WGA’s new contract.

  • September 19, 2023

    Drew Barrymore tried to live, laugh, scab her way across the picket line. It didn’t work.

    After much hand-wringing, America’s talk show sweetheart is sorry she tried to violate the writers’ strike.

  • September 18, 2023

    What’s the state of the Hollywood strikes?

    On the AMPTP’s identity crisis, Drew Barrymore, the fall TV calendar, and whether this will ever end.

  • August 23, 2023

    Nobody wins in the Hollywood strikes, including billion-dollar studios

    CEOs like Bob Iger and David Zaslav seem willing to lose money during the writers and actors strikes. Why?

  • August 22, 2023

    It’s not just famous actors and big-name writers the Hollywood strikes are hurting

    A look at how workers in and outside of Hollywood are being hit by the WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes.

  • July 13, 2023

    Hollywood’s writers are on strike. Here’s why that matters.

    It’s been 15 years since the last WGA strike, and the stakes are far greater.

  • July 13, 2023

    Hollywood’s historic double strike, explained

    SAG-AFTRA now joins the WGA on the picket line. What does that mean for viewers?

  • June 30, 2023

    Hollywood is staring down the barrel of a double strike

    What happens if everybody walks off the job?

  • June 7, 2023

    How streaming caused the TV writers strike

    The way scripted television gets made today has transformed the careers of writers.

  • May 2, 2023

    AI should scare Hollywood writers — and everyone else

    Artificial intelligence could be the most important part of a writers strike, for reasons bigger than show business.

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