TVNewser Show TVNewser FishbowlDC AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote PRNewser SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Sundown on Sunset: Turn Out the Lights When You Leave

1885529165_44587a3deb2.jpg

The Redcoats Aren’t Coming
The British Writer’s Guild has stated that its membership will not write for American producers with a strike on, effectively not crossing the line from across the pond, and are also advising that UK produced programs not be used to fill the void of the American television networks.
Too late, they already are.

Early to Bed and Early to Rise

Glen Gordon Caron has been seen arriving at Paramount before nine and leaving after five to avoid crossing the picket lines. He’s still working on Medium. Or so we’re told.

Is This Thing On?
Break.com is offering $5000 for the highest rated video submitted by a striking writer, which shows a certain naivete about the technical abilities of WGA members.

Clean Out Your Desks

Innovative Artists–same agency that tried to yank the assistants’ benefits in June–fired all their Lit assistants in a strike-related cost move.

Virtual Video
How do you picket YouTube?

(photo from Erik)

Mediabistro Course

Get $25 OFF Freelancing 101 

Freelancing 101Freelancing 101 starts in less than a week! Don't miss your last chance to save $25 on full registration for this online boot camp with code FLANCE25! Starting April 28, this online event will show you the best way to start your freelancing career, from the first steps of self-advertising and marketing, to building your schedule and managing clients. Register now!