The National Minimum wage is finally coming to the Entertainment sector. In the last couple years several association including the TUC, The Arts Group, and BECTU have fallen in line to make sure their members receive minimum wage when it is appropriate.
Actors are next. Equity has several candidates for Council (Equity’s governing committee) who are running on a single issue platform. That issue is the National Minimum Wage.
The Candidates platforms can be found at:
Help Stop Unpaid Acting Work – Claude Starling
Sharron Cannings – ACTORS AGAINST CREATIVE EXPLOITATION
This Blog will follow their campaigns and follow the low National Minimum wage news as it relates to acting.