Surging demand for content in cable, premium streaming TV markets was a driving force in the new deals
The union's wages and pension contribution gains are in line with those of the Writers Guild and Directors Guild
The deal, subject to ratification by the union's membership, means that all of the creative guilds will be under contract through 2017
'NSYNC and SAG-AFTRA President Ken Howard join the chorus of tributes
Screening of Stanley Kramer's "Judgment at Nuremberg" on the campus of Santa Monica City College is disappointing on so many levels
"It captures the humanity we bring to our crafts -- whether we are actors, broadcasters or recording artists, we bring excellence to all that we...
The union's national board unanimously approves proposals for upcoming negotiations on primetime TV, feature film pact
White had been a finalist to become executive director of NBA players union, but the group has decided to restart the hiring process
Merged SAG-AFTRA wants to reconcile its two deals but could lose its bargaining point man David White
Oscar nominees and power players gathered at Culina restaurant at the Four Seasons Wednesday evening
Actress earned Emmy and acclaim for idiosyncratic performances
The union's wages and working condition panel will craft proposals for negotiations with the networks and studios
The newly elected 80-member governing body of the combined unions will meet for the first time Monday
The actress beat out two candidates, including Ken Howard's pick Mike Hodge
Richard Trumka opens the union's inaugural convention with call to action, attack on the right
L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti will kick off 5-day event, which will also feature the U.S. Labor Secretary and head of AFL-CIO
Gabrielle Carteris will seek the executive vice president position
A major advocate of the unions' merger, he'll seek the 66th District seat as a Republican
The former AFTRA leader loses by 118 votes but is expected to seek national executive vp post
Incumbent co-president Howard defeats Esai Morales, but Rebecca Reardon edged by Mike Hodge in N.Y. Clyde Kusatsu wins in L.A.
Ken Howard and Esai Morales are vying for the presidency in first vote since the merger
But he's a longshot against the incumbent Ken Howard in unions' first combined election
"West Side Story" star boasts an Oscar, two Emmys, a Tony, a Grammy,
He says that he doesn't want to split vote and rival has "better chance of winning"
Ballots for the national, Los Angeles and New York elections will go out Tuesday
United Screen Actors Nationwide announces slate of candidates for N.Y. and national boards
Board member will oppose the current co-president, who was an architect of the merger
The contract is effective retroactive to April 1, 2013
SAG president Ken Howard will play a spouse tasked with caring for his wife's Texas diner in ABC pilot "Counter Culture"
Howard's running-mate, Amy Aquino, was re-elected secretary-treasurer