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NETWORK OFFICIALS WON’T COMMENT ON LOSER STRIKE

November 16, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

NBC officials and producers of The Biggest Loser remained mum on Monday as some 100 members of the reality show’s production crew picketed the King Gillette Ranch in Calabasas, CA in an IATSE organizational strike that some reports indicated was likely to spread to other reality show productions, both broadcast and cable. Reports on Monday […]

IATSE AND TEAMSTERS SIGN PEACE ACCORD

August 6, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Although the four unions representing “below the line” employees in the movie and TV industries have traditionally maintained an arms-length distance and have occasionally raided each other’s jurisdictions, two of the unions, IATSE and the Teamsters (the other two are NABET and IBEW), announced on Thursday that they had agreed to work together on common […]