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A 10-Point Plan to Finally Resolve the Actors Strike

The SAG-AFTRA proposal that president Fran Drescher says she won’t back down from is also flawed.
The SAG-AFTRA proposal that president Fran Drescher says she won’t back down from is also flawed. Photo: Katie McTiernan/Getty Images
Jonathan Handel
October 23, 2023

Yes, SAG-AFTRA and the studios are going back to the table on Tuesday to try to end the 100+-day strike—a welcome development that was apparently so abrupt that the union suspended its biennial (virtual) convention on Saturday to accommodate.. But as the window for a deal this year steadily inches shut, what are the prospects?