Strike talks to resume
No other press statements will be issued.
“Those in the process say the studios’ sudden responsiveness is a direct result of three thousand writers in the streets, our Internet / communications strategy, and especially showrunners’ actions,” said an email to the United Showrunners.
Picketing will continue. Meanwhile the producers recently dropped their insistence that the strike had to stop, at least temporarily, as a condition of restarting negotiations.
The strike which started on November 4 is now in its 12th day.