SAG-AFTRA OKs Waiver For Commercial Digital Low Budget Work

SAG-AFTRA said today that it has decided to offer a waiver to its members for commercial digital low budget productions.

SAG-AFTRA said today that it has decided to offer a waiver to its members for commercial digital low budget productions, an unusual step taken in the middle of a contract that’s designed to keep its actors in the running for jobs in the growing digital space.The news came via a statement from the union and the Joint Policy Committee on Broadcast Talent Union Relations. They called the move an “experiment with the goal of developing a strong foothold in this area.” The waiver covers production...