The Hollywood Actors Strike Explained

After weeks of negotiations with Hollywood studios, SAG-AFTRA, the Screen Actors Guild – American Federation of Television and Radio Artists has officially gone on strike. The actors’ guild represents 160,000 members, who will join the Writers Guild of America in their first joint strike in 63 years and their first joint walkout since 1980. But why is this strike happening? How long will it last? What does it mean for viewers at home? Allow us to explain on today’s episode of Nerdist News. Watch more Nerdist News: in new tab Follow Us: Facebook in new tab Twitter in new tab Instagram in new tab TikTok in new tab Image: SAG-AFTRA #Nerdist #ActorsStrike #Hollywood #WGA #WritersStrike #SAG #SAGAFTRA