News You Can Use Logo

Welcome to ACTRA’s News You Can Use. Check back here for all of the latest news, tips, calls to action and advice to make your experience as a member even better!

SAG-AFTRA Logo with text that reads "Solidarity with" above it

ACTRA is standing in solidarity with our sibling members at SAG-AFTRA as they begin contract negotiations with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers this week.

Read the official letter sent by ACTRA National President Eleanor Noble to SAG-AFTRA President Fran Drescher this week, pledging ACTRA’s ongoing support of their union.

Check out the facts and see why ACTRA members are so disappointed with proposed concessions and rate cuts of up to 59% from the ICA. Their proposed loopholes and discounts undermine unionized performers and gut the National Commercial Agreement.
We are deeply disappointed to be sharing that the mediator has determined that the parties are too far apart to meaningfully continue the mediation process. This means the confidentiality requirement and media blackout is paused. With the help of ...
“An attack on any of us is an attack on all of us” says locked out actor Jonah Hundert, at our joint SAG-AFTRA rally in Toronto September 9, 2023.