The American Writers Guild (Writers Guild of America, WGA) and the studies of Holywood They reached an agreement in principle this Sunday that could end a months-long strike in the sector.
“We reached a tentative agreement, which means a principle of agreement on all points of the deal, subject to a final contractual drafting,” indicates a letter that the union sent to its members and that AFP was able to consult.
“We can say, with great pride, that this agreement is exceptionalwith significant achievements and protections for screenwriters in all sectors,” says the letter, which does not give details of the arrangement.
“To be clear, no one will return to work until specifically authorized by the union. We are still on strike until then. But, as of today, we are suspending the protests,” he says.
A brief joint statement from the WGA and AMPTPT, the group that represents studios and streaming companies, confirmed the agreement.