TITLE

SAG to study ageism in primetime TV

AUTHOR(S)
Paschal, Belinda M.
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;10/24/2000, Vol. 365 Issue 18, p160
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the study conducted by the Screen Actors Guild aimed at exploring ways to eliminate ageism in primetime television and expand employment opportunities for performers 40-years old and above. Quantification of older performers portrayed on TV; Role of the study in the guild's affirmative action department.
ACCESSION #
3779286

 

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