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Writers Guild Strike #117120

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 31, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Hollywood, California: Gary Shepard) Status of strike by television and film writers reported; details given, scenes shown. [Producers Alliance president Nicholas COUNTER - says we have hit brick wall after mediation failed.] Producers' plans to hire foreign writers to replace Writers Guild members reported; scenes shown of picketing of theater showing Disney studio film "Who Framed Roger Rabbit". [Writers Guild spokesperson Cheryl RHODEN - responds to producers' decision.]

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Shepard, Gary
Duration:
00:02:10

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