Entertainment writers go on strike in LA (15 images)
By Wade Sheridan
The Writers Guild of America has gone on strike with entertainment industry writers walking picket lines in Los Angeles. The strike is bringing an end to television production and most talk-show broadcasts until an agreement is reached on residuals for streaming content and other labor issues.
Writers Guild of America members continue picket lines outside all the major Los Angeles studios on May17, 2023. Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI
The picket lines continued a day after the WGA's negotiating committee told it's members that the producer's alliance "refuses to negotiate a fair deal to address the existential crisis writers are facing." Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI