Deadline Strike Talk
This podcast takes you behind the scenes of the current Hollywood strike. The Writers Guild of America (WGA) strike in 2007-2008 brought the entertainment industry to a halt. Now, in 2023, history is repeating itself and Hollywood is once again in the midst of a major labor dispute. Join Billy Ray, Academy Award nominated writer/ director/ showrunner, and Todd Garner, a former studio executive turned producer, as they explore the causes and consequences of the strike.The duo will chat with writers, producers, and other industry insiders to provide a unique, behind-the-scenes perspective on the situation. Throughout the strike, Billy and T...
Lauren Passell • Podcast The Newsletter • Sep 18, 2023
"I have been keeping up with the strike, but was unprepared to hear how bleak things are for not just the people striking, but for the TV and film industry, and all of us who enjoy movies and TV shows."