Strike's in rerun mode

Garrett, Diane
November 2007
Daily Variety;11/20/2007, Vol. 297 Issue 37, p1
Trade Publication
The article compares the 2007 Writers Guild of America's (WGA) strike with the 1988 WGA strike. According to the author, the 1988 protest delayed the start of the fall television season and cost the entertainment industry an estimated $500 million by the time it was resolved 22 weeks later. The author discusses the lessons learned by the writers from the 1988 strike.


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