Los Angeles, April 1, 2008 — Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) have agreed to begin formal negotiations Tuesday, April 15, 2008, at 10:00 a.m. at AMPTP headquarters in Encino, CA.

“Now that we have concluded our Wages and Working Conditions process and the SAG National Board has approved our proposal package, we look forward to productive negotiations,” said Screen Actors Guild National Executive Director and Chief Negotiator Doug Allen.

Screen Actors Guild will have no further comment at this time.