Hollywood Labor Unions Reach Deal to Resume Film and TV Production During Covid

Hollywood is finally back up and running! The major Hollywood labor unions (representing writers, actors and directors) have reached a deal with studios, networks, major companies and independent producers to resume film and TV production during the covid-19 pandemic, according to Deadline. The protocols pave the way for creative workers, who have been hard hit

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How Are Sex Scenes Shot During Covid?

Film and TV production has resumed, with many safety guidelines in place to protect against the spread of covid-19. But how are sex scenes shot during covid? Directors UK, an organization of over 7,500 film and TV directors, has issued a new set of guidelines to help productions navigate difficult sex scenes. Titled “Intimacy in

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How Much Did ‘Tenet’ Make?

Christopher Nolan’s Tenet is the first big box-office test of the covid-19 era. While other studios have been delaying release dates and or sending movies straight to digital, Warner Brothers decided to move ahead with a traditional Tenet release. So how much did Tenet make at the box office? Tenet box office numbers According to

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Hollywood Union Officials and Studio Execs Release Covid-19 Filming Guidelines

What are the covid-19 filming guidelines for the resumption of film and TV production? We finally have some answers, thanks to entertainment industry union officials and studio executives. Last month, entertainment industry professionals were shocked by California Governor Gavin Newsom’s announcement that film and TV production would resume. In response, studio executives and members of

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How TV Writers Are Portraying Covid-19

Most scripted content currently on TV was created before the covid-19 pandemic began. But as we run out of material and need to create more, TV writers are faced with a big question: should they talk about the pandemic? It’s clear that we’ll need to produce episodes of TV with new guidelines designed to keep

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