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Actors' Strike #66707

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 24, 1980
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(Studio) Well known actors said joining strike by Screen Actors Guild and American Federal of television and Radio Actors.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Hollywood, California) 4 day old strike said affecting producers and companies more than actors; film shown. [Hal LINDEN, Dennis WEAVER - comment.] Actors' demands outlined; current pay scale for performers such as Katherine Helmond of "Soap" and cable television actors detailed. Scenes from "Soap" shown courtesy Witt-Thomas Prod., "Dracula" courtesy HBO. Producers said refusing to comment; details given.

Fox, Steve;
Robinson, Max

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