TITLE

WGA chief gets axed in rewrite

AUTHOR(S)
McNary, Dave
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Daily Variety;9/28/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 61, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the dismissal of executive director John McLean by the leaders of the Writers Guild of America West in the U.S. Replacement of McLean on an interim basis with organizing director David Young; Discussion on McLean's future role during the final 11 months of his contract; Appointment of a search committee by the board to replace McLean.
ACCESSION #
18482721

 

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