Foundation Update: Liferaft

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The LifeRaft program continues to bring valuable information to Guild members seeking career-enhancing knowledge in seminars that explore the business of acting, featuring established industry guests. Every LifeRaft seminar is designed to address the practical needs of actors, and…

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Foundation Update: Conversations

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The SAG Foundation continues to inform and entertain with Conversations, our series of live-audience interviews with some of the industry’s most celebrated and creative minds. Conversations traveled to New Mexico for an extremely well-received question-and-answer panel with the cast of Breaking Bad, followed by a Los Angeles event with series lead Bryan Cranston shortly before his Emmy win. Also fueled by the excitement of the industry’s award season were other…

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A Heartfelt Aloha to Jim Hutchison

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The SAG Foundation is grateful to have made a friend in Jim Hutchison, who lost his battle with cancer in April. A Foundation Board member, Jim was a long-time resident of Hawaii whose colorful and accomplished career as a…

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Diversifying the Palette

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One of those rare actors who got to skip over the whole “being a waiter thing,” Charley Lang was fresh out of undergraduate school when he landed a lead role in Hugh Leonard’s Broadway production of Da,  1978’s Tony Award-winner for Best Play. His career successfully launched, Lang went on to work steadily on the stage and screen for over twenty years. “The business was always really good to me,”…

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James Earl Jones Volunteers for Storyline Online!

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The Screen Actors Guild Foundation continues its dedication to children’s literacy by adding another notable story to its streaming video website Storyline Online (storylineonline.net), this time read by renowned stage and screen veteran James Earl Jones. The award-winning actor…

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Malcolm McDowell Engages in ‘Conversations’

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Discussing a career that has seen him by turns terrifying, charming, hilarious, tormented and sometimes all of the above, Malcolm McDowell treated an audience of Screen Actors Guild members to a two-hour SAG Foundation Conversations event in February which brought not only humor and vitality but also a refreshing perspective to the full house of rapt attendees. “This guy lives like he wants to, he’s worked with the greats, and…

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Welcome to our website

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For more information about the Foundation please explore our website. Answers to frequently asked questions can be found by clicking of the About Us tab at the top of this page. Are you having trouble logging into our website?…

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Start Your Bidding Here

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The Screen Actors Guild Awards® has kicked off its ninth annual eBay auctions to benefit the SAG Foundation. The Auction series features one-of-a-kind television and movie memorabilia, red-carpet bleacher seats, a VIP Award Show package, backstage tours for this year’s Actors® ceremony, set visits and celebrity lunches. One lucky bidder will gain the chance to attend the SAG Awards and see the stars from inside the Shrine Exposition Center showroom…

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Foundation Hosts your Holiday Bargains!

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Foundation Hosts your Holiday Bargains! The Screen Actors Guild Foundation is delighted to host two shopping events which not only ease the season’s gift-giving madness but benefit the Foundation’s work in helping actors realize their professional goals. Come take…

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SAG Foundation hosts Actors Center Opening Cocktail Reception, dedicates Aaron Spelling Place

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On Thursday, July 24, 2008 the Screen Actors Guild Foundation held a cocktail reception to proudly unveil the brand new Actors Center, a long-awaited event to which SAG President Alan Rosenberg and SAG Foundation board members including JoBeth Williams, Elliott Gould, Pamela Reed, Mitchell Ryan and several others came to celebrate a project two and a half years in the making. Built to help actors improve in all their professional…

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