TITLE

Oscars Are Left Hanging

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Linda
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;2/4/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the effects of the Writers Guild of America (WGA) to the Oscar Academy Awards which will be held on February 24, 2008. The Oscar Academy Awards' ceremony is delayed due to WGA's refusal to grant a waiver to Golden Globes in writing about the Screen Actors Guild Awards. It will also result to the formation of actors picket lines due to Screen Actors Guild's support to WGA.
ACCESSION #
29360810

 

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