Hollywood Labor

January 17, 2012 - 5:50 PM
FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2011 file photo, actor ad SAG National President Ken Howard arrives at the 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles. The Screen Actors Guild and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists announced Monday they have agreed to a plan to combine their unions. The announcement comes after nine days of talks between the unions in Hollywood and two years of negotiations between the groups to join forces in a bid to gain more leverage in contract negotiations. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, file)