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Monday November 12, 2018

Members Vote Yes on Amendments to Screen Credits Manual

To Our Fellow Members,

We are pleased to inform you that the members of the Writers Guilds East and West have voted to adopt the proposed amendments to the Screen Credits Manual.  The amendments were approved with a 76% yes vote.

The amendments are effective immediately and will apply to any project for which a Notice of Tentative Writing Credits is submitted on or after November 12, 2018. The text of the amendments may be found on each Guild’s website at and

Thanks to all of you who participated in this important referendum. Special thanks to the members of the Screen Credits Review Committee for their commitment and hard work.

In Solidarity,

Beau Willimon
President, WGAE

David A. Goodman
President, WGAW

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