IATSE hires Epidemiologists to Consult on Reopening Procedures

BOSTON, MA — IATSE announced Monday they have hired a team of three epidemiologists to consult the union on best practices for workers in the entertainment industry to safely return to work. The move comes as workers in all sectors of the industry face unprecedented levels of unemployment as a result of the COVID-19 crisis, […]

Local 706 Member Allan Apone and Son Launch “The Mask Initiative”

Local 706 Member Allan Apone and son AJ pictured with "Mask Initiative" sign

Makeup Artist and Local 706 member, Allan Apone says he was in Berlin, Germany waiting to start filming “Uncharted” before the pandemic. “The day we were scheduled to start principal photography we were told that production was on hold and we would be going home,” says Apone Apone says he knew he would be doing […]