‘Tentative’ deal to end longest Hollywood strike in decades reached


A “tentative” deal has been reached to end a long-running strike by writers in Hollywood.

The WGA (Writers Guild of America) went on strike in May after negotiations reached an impasse over compensation, minimum staffing of writers’ rooms, and the role of artificial intelligence (AI), among other issues.

In July, the SAG-AFTRA actors’ union started its own walkout which is yet to be resolved.

The impact of both strikes has been felt here, with more than two-thirds of the UK’s total film spending coming from the US.

Read more on Hollywood strikes:
How much of a threat is AI?

This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly.

Please refresh the page for the fullest version.

You can receive Breaking News alerts on a smartphone or tablet via the Sky News App. You can also follow @SkyNews on X or subscribe to our YouTube channel to keep up with the latest news.

Products You May Like

Articles You May Like

Palo Alto Networks Patches Critical Flaw in Expedition Migration Tool
Riley Green & Ella Langley Perform “You Look Like You Love Me” For A Packed Hyde Park
Citigroup (C) earnings Q2 2024
Concerns grow over gambling addiction in the military
Introducing: COOFANDY’s Spectacular Prime Day Event