Pantaya, Pantelion Strike First Look Deals with El Estudio, The Lift and Traziende Films (EXCLUSIVE)

In a move aimed at further building its roster of original content, LA-based Spanish-language streaming platform Pantaya and Latino Hollywood studio Pantelion have signed multi-year first look deals with Latin American companies El Estudio, The Lift and Traziende Films. Under the terms of the pact, each company will produce direct-to-platform Spanish-language pics to stream exclusively … Read more

As Hollywood & America’s Heartland Strike, Payday Documents 1,600th Strike Since March 2020 – Payday Report

Help Us Meet Our Goal Earlier this week, Payday’s Strike Tracker documented its 1,600th work stoppage since the pandemic began in March of 2020. For more than a year, Payday has documented how the media, and even some in the left press, was ignoring the massive uptick of spontaneous walkouts across the country. While many … Read more

Liverpool role explained as FSG strike major new deal with LeBron James

Fenway Sports Group will look to LeBron James’ business to drive forward their marketing push at Liverpool. Last week FSG were second investors, behind 11 per cent FSG partners RedBird Capital Partners, on a major deal to take a stake in basketball icon James and entrepreneur Maverick Carter’s $725m valued SpringHill Entertainment Company, a firm … Read more

Technicians from US film studios and production companies threaten a strike starting Monday

The shadow of the work stoppage looms again over the film and series industry in the United States. If it occurs, its consequences will be similar to those that occurred a year ago due to the covid-19 pandemic: premiere delays and suspensions filming and emissions. This time the reason is labor and economic. The Union … Read more

IATSE film strike looms, deadline set for Monday

IATSE announced 60,000 workers would go on strike Monday at 12:01 a.m. PT if conditions aren’t met with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers. (Port City Daily/Mark Darrough) After more than a week in negotiations with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP), film and TV union International Alliance of Theatrical … Read more

Danny DeVito supports Nabisco workers who went on strike

Danny DeVito’s post already has over 148,000 likes and 35,000 retweets. Foto: Jon Kopaloff / Getty Images Famous actor Danny DeVito has sided with workers at Nabisco, the cookie and snack company. Employees of this company are calling for more humane working hours, fair wages and for outsourcing work to be regularized. Support Nabisco workers … Read more

The Strike that could change the Streaming World!

A possible workers’ strike could change the film industry and the world of streaming. The film industry has been demanding its workers for years to work long hours that affect their health, which are also not rewarded with fair wages. International Alliance of Theater Stage Employees (IATSE) was negotiating a contract with Alliance of Film … Read more

Hollywood stars support the technicians’ strike: “Without them, movies are not possible, they deserve better”

The foundations of Hollywood are about to start shaking because the base on which all productions are based, the technical and human base, is considering going on strike. The IATSE (International Alliance of Theater Stage Employees), one of the largest unions in the industry, has asked its around 150,000 members to authorize the strike as … Read more

9 Funniest Quotes From Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back

Jay and Silent Bob have been a prominent presence in Kevin Smith’s movies since his debut feature Clerks. They played supporting roles in his next three movies before finally taking center stage in 2001’s Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back. Jason Mewes and Smith himself were backed up by such supporting players as Will Ferrell, … Read more