86 episodes

Hosted by SAG-AFTRA National Executive Director Duncan Crabtree-Ireland the podcast features in-depth interviews and insights into our union and the entertainment and media industries.

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    • TV & Film
    • 4.7 • 55 Ratings

Hosted by SAG-AFTRA National Executive Director Duncan Crabtree-Ireland the podcast features in-depth interviews and insights into our union and the entertainment and media industries.

    Smart Ways to Create New Opportunities for Yourself

    Smart Ways to Create New Opportunities for Yourself

    Talent can only take you so far. That’s why it’s important to foster relationships and mine your unique skills to broaden your horizons. Guest Troy Pryor, a producer, speaker, coach and founder of The Creative Cypher, offers tips on how to expand your career. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

    • 26 min
    Good Advice from a Great Acting Coach

    Good Advice from a Great Acting Coach

    Special guest Nancy Banks is a respected acting coach whose clients include Margot Robbie, Jennifer Aniston and Forest Whitaker. In this episode of the SAG-AFTRA podcast, Banks covers the habits and mindsets of actors who rise to the top of their game. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

    • 34 min
    The Surprising Perks of SAG-AFTRA Membership

    The Surprising Perks of SAG-AFTRA Membership

    Being a SAG-AFTRA member provides you with credibility and gives you access to resources that can improve your career. To learn about the perks available to members (did you know you get money off shoes?), we talked to members of the National NextGen Performers Committee Jenna Doolittle, Nikki Dixon, and Cee Jay Joseph. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

    • 40 min
    Navigating the New World of Streaming Content

    Navigating the New World of Streaming Content

    Live from SXSW 2022 in Austin, Texas, SAG-AFTRA National Executive Director Duncan Crabtree-Ireland hosts a panel that looks at content streaming and how it’s affected SAG-AFTRA members and the industry. Guests include actor Ginnifer Goodwin, actor and producer Michelle Lang, and SAG-AFTRA’s Chief Contracts Officer Ray Rodriguez. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

    • 41 min
    Unpacking the 2022 Commercials Contracts

    Unpacking the 2022 Commercials Contracts

    After weeks of negotiations, SAG-AFTRA’s national board has approved the tentative agreement for the Commercials Contracts and recommends a Yes vote from the membership. We take a deep dive into how this contract will impact future work. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

    • 44 min
    How to Create Better Representation of Native Americans in Media

    How to Create Better Representation of Native Americans in Media

    Is Hollywood getting better at depicting the modern Native American experience? We posed this question to top actors, casting directors and writers in a special town hall meeting. Listen in on this replay of that important discussion. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

    • 39 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
55 Ratings

55 Ratings

Reyoktam ,

Such a great tool to educate members

Bringing in experts in the field as well as active members helps me understand the industry as a whole, and the struggles we’re all having navigating new media and a changing employment landscape.

Aliinc2008 ,

SAG-AFTRA

I've just subscribed after listening to the three podcasts. I appreciate SAG-AFTRA in providing the information and reach out to our members!

Riley G Matthews Jr ,

About time

It about time that SAG-AFTRA started a podcast.

Signed,
Riley G Matthews Jr
SAG-AFTRA stunt actor
Retired NYPD

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