Lily Tomlin to Receive SAG Life Achievement Award

“I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realize I should have been more specific.” – Lily Tomlin     Lily Tomlin, who is no stranger to feminist and gay-friendly films, is about to be awarded with the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award. It’s decidedly apropos that Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton will […]

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‘True Blood,’ ‘Glee,’ ‘Mad Men’ Highlight SAG Awards Noms

BY: David Germain LOS ANGELES – “Up in the Air,” “Precious” and “Inglourious Basterds” led the Screen Actors Guild Awards with three nominations each Thursday, among them honors for George Clooney, Diane Kruger and Mo’Nique. The World War II rewrite “Inglourious Basterds” and the Harlem story “Precious: Based on the Novel `Push’ By Sapphire” are […]

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Screen Actors Guild Rejects Latest Contract Offer

The Screen Actors Guild’s board of directors has rejected the “last, best and final offer” by Hollywood producers for a new contract. In a statement the guild said, “The Screen Actors Guild National Board of Directors today voted 73% to 27% to ‘reject the AMPTPs last, best and final offer dated February 19, 2009.’ “We […]

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