11/19/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/19/2020 20:54

Nov 19 2020 Actors' Equity Association and SAG-AFTRA Reach Joint Agreement ... Read More

LOS ANGELES & NEW YORK (November 19, 2020) - Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) and Actors' Equity Association today announced an agreement addressing the coverage of live theater that is recorded or streamed for exhibition to a remote audience.

Both unions praised the collaborative process that allowed the parties to come to the table and reach a solution that serves the best interests of both of their memberships. The agreement reaffirms the historic solidarity and deep bonds between Equity and SAG-AFTRA and their members.

The parties reached a tentative agreement on November 14 that was approved unanimously by the SAG-AFTRA National Board and Actors' Equity Association National Council today.

The agreement is included in full here.