TITLE

WGA ROARS AT 'PRIDE'

AUTHOR(S)
McNary, Dave
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;9/26/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 60, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the dispute between the Writers Guild of America (WGA) West and the National Broadcasting Corp., Dreamworks SKG LLC and the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) over jurisdiction of the animated television series 'Father of the Pride' in Los Angeles, California. Controversy over contract given to several writers; Plan of IATSE to file an unfair labor practices charge; Statement of Victoria Riskin, president of WGA West.
ACCESSION #
10941581

 

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