AMPTP says it has accepted SAG-AFTRA’s request for informed consent on the use of AI

AMPTP says it has accepted SAG-AFTRA’s request for informed consent on the use of AI

Michael Buckner for Variety The group negotiating on behalf of the studios released a point-by-point response to SAG-AFTRA on Friday, claiming the union walked away from a deal with more than $1 billion in additional wages, residuals, and pension and health care contributions. The Alliance of Film and TV Producers also said it had agreed…

SAG-AFTRA’s Duncan Crabtree-Ireland highlights need for informed consent to protect actors from AI abuse

SAG-AFTRA’s Duncan Crabtree-Ireland highlights need for informed consent to protect actors from AI abuse

Expiration SAG-AFTRA National Executive Director and Chief Negotiator Duncan Crabtree-Ireland was at Comic-Con on Friday, joining voiceover actors to talk about the threat of AI in their profession for the National Association of Voiceover Actors panel AI in Entertainment: The Performers Perspective Panel. AI is voluntarily implemented by these big companies and people need to…