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SAG strike: Avatar and Gladiator sequels look set to be hit as actors walk out

Posted on AllSides July 14th, 2023
From The Center
Arts and Entertainment, Writers, Actors, Strike, SAG
20th Century Studios

Major films in production including Avatar and Gladiator sequels are looking likely to be affected by Hollywood actors taking strike action.

Promotional events such as red-carpet premieres will also be affected, such as Disney film Haunted Mansion, released later this month.

Events including the Emmys and Comic-Con may be rescheduled or scaled back.

In the industry's biggest shutdown for over 60 years, some 160,000 performers stopped work at midnight in LA.

The announcement followed similar strike action from the Writers Guild of America (WGA), and brought most US film and...

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