Fairness Rocks News Writers Guild Stumbles as It Attempts to Enlist Managers in Fight Against Agents


Fairness Rocks News Writers Guild Stumbles as It Attempts to Enlist Managers in Fight Against Agents

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Author: Jonathan Handel

Date: March 1, 2019

Original Source: Hollywood Reporter

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Writers Guild Stumbles as It Attempts to Enlist Managers in Fight Against Agents

The Writers Guild of America met Thursday morning with upwards of a hundred talent managers to seek their support in the guild’s battle against talent agents, but the meeting went badly for the WGA, according to multiple attendees. The guild was unable or unwilling to answer basic questions of strategy or goals or to reassure the managers that writers would benefit from the guild’s attempt to wrest power from the agencies.

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