dave-clennon1.jpgsag-2.jpgBack on February 12th, I broke the story A-List Actors Pressure SAG To Start Talks about how a carefully orchestrated campaign by powerful actors George Clooney, Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep, Robert De Niro and others was getting underway in the trades and mainstream press to pressure SAG president Alan Rosenberg and national executive director Doug Allen to start negotiations early. Now a SAG board member directs me to this open letter from actor and rank-and-filer David Clennon attacking those A-Listers for “insulting” their union leadership when “loyalty and solidarity and courage” are needed: