The agreement between Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers and the union SAG-AFTRA it could be a matter of hours. A new proposal for a fair employment contract was put forward on Friday 3 November.
strike, a new offer
Over one hundred days, one hundred and thirteen to be precise, since the start of the strike that paralyzed Hollywood. More than three months after its start, the studios have put forward a new proposal defined as ‘the best and the last’.
The Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers is intent on putting an end to the demonstration which could cause the postponement of films and the cancellation of TV series scheduled for next year. Today, Saturday, November 4, the CEOs of Warner Bros. Discovery, NBCUniversal, Disney and Netflix will meet to try to find a solution to the demand for a fair employment contract. At the moment the union has not released any statement on the new offer.
The strike revolutionized the Hollywood industry resulting in the postponement of numerous productions. Over the months, actors and cinema personalities have come out in support of the union, asking for a contractual improvement. Among them also Jessica Chastain who showed off a t-shirt in support of the strike upon her arrival at the Lido on the occasion of the 2023 Venice Film Festival (PHOTO).