What the writers got
And Max's 'Naked' hit
What to know
The writers are back at work, here’s what they got… The WGA called the deal exceptional, here are the major wins 148 days of striking got the writers: A 12.5% pay increase over 3 years, streaming bonuses when a show does well (plus confidential access to hours-watched metrics), minimum staffing requirements (though solo writers, like Taylor Sheridan, can still do their thing), AI will not be considered a writer and the studios have to disclose when they’re providing a writer with AI-written material. There’s a lot more in the deal — here’s the full thing. But it really does seem like the writers came out on top. 🪧
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