Shows featuring Michael Winship

  • Entertainment Writers Claim Victory in Deal Ending 14-Week Strike Strikeover
    Entertainment industry writers are back on the job after overwhelmingly approving a deal that will eventually give them a percentage of revenue for work posted online. We speak to Michael Winship, president of Writers Guild of America, East. [includes rush transcript]
    February 14, 2008 | Story
  • Writers’ Strike Continues in Third Month of Impasse Over Internet Content Onstrikeweb
    The writers’ strike has entered its 68th day. Over 10,000 members of the Writers Guild of America went on strike November 5 over the refusal of the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers to pay writers for reruns of their work online and for original work written for the internet. We speak to Michael Winship, president of the Writers Guild of America, East. [includes rush transcript]
    January 11, 2008 | Story
  • Writers Strike Enters Third Week in Divide over Online Content Writersweb
    The strike has been felt across the entertainment industry, putting daily talk shows, sitcoms and dramas on hiatus due to a lack of scripts. The Writers Guild of America has called the strike over paying writers for online reruns and original work written for the internet. We speak with WGA-East President Michael Winship. [includes rush transcript]
    November 21, 2007 | Story