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Hollywood writers’ strike: WGA reaches ‘tentative’ deal to end 146-day strike

By Lois Beckett

25 Sep 2023 · 5 min read

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  1. Hollywood writers are set to end their nearly five-month strike after reaching a tentative agreement with studios, the writers’ union, and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers. The deal must be approved by the Writers Guild of America's board and members before the strike officially ends.

Hollywood writers are poised to end their nearly five-month strike after reaching a tentative agreement with studios, the writers’ union and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers said Sunday night, though the full details of agreement still have to be formally approved.

The deal came after five marathon days of renewed talks by negotiators for the Writers Guild of America (WGA) and an alliance of studios, streaming services and production companies, and must be approved by the guild’s board and members before the strike officially ends.

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