NBC’s Ready For Love matchmaking show is now under IATSE contract after coming to terms to avoid a threatened work stoppage, according to the union’s Facebook page. The union said producer Ticking Time Productions has signed an agreement providing for health and pension benefits retroactive to hiring dates for roughly 100 crew members who will also have “enhanced turnaround and weekend turnaround provisions.
NBC has signed a new major overall deal with The Office creator/executive producer Greg Daniels, co-creator/exec producer of another NBC comedy series, Parks & Recreation. NBC chairman made the announcement at the top of NBC's TCA s... Read Post
Backstage theft at Los Angeles music and theater venues has become so widespread that the union representing stagehands has had to warn members to stop stealing on the job. The union, IATSE Stage Technician Local 33, reps stage work... Read Post
Fremantle, the production company behind Fox's "American Idol" and the upcoming "The X Factor" as well as NBC's "America's Got Talent," has signed a three-year agreement with the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees.... Read Post