The WGA has detailed its plans to focus on Apple to coincide with its Worldwide Builders Convention.
As Deadline revealed earlier right this moment, the writers guild is planning motion in opposition to the tech big on Monday June 5. It has now despatched members a listing of targets the place its members can be leafleting (see beneath).
It has additionally urged the corporate, which runs the Apple TV+ service, to settle, saying that it has “one of the most limited streaming libraries” .
“The service offered less than 200 hours of new WGA-covered scripted comedy and drama content last season, and Apple TV+ is alone among streamers in having virtually no library of licensed programs,” the WGA wrote in a leaflet that can be handed out tomorrow.
“Let’s send a message that Apple TV+ is nothing without writers and urge Apple to come back to the table and help end this strike,” the union added.
It additionally highlighted the truth that a lot of its high-profile collection have already been hit together with Maya Rudolph’s Loot, Severance and Sinking Spring.
“For Apple, the cost of our proposals is just $17 million per year. For comparison, Apple reported almost $400 billion in revenue last year. It’s time for Apple to get back to the table and help get writers a fair deal,” the WGA added.
This comes as Apple is predicted to highlights its upcoming mixed-reality headset, together with a livestreamed keynote from CEO Tim Prepare dinner at 10 a.m. PT Monday.
The WGA will leafleting in LA, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Washington, DC in addition to exterior Apple HQ in Cupertino.
Apple Park Customer Heart
10600 N. Tantau Ave
Cupertino, CA 95014
Tower Theatre (Flagship Retailer)
802 S. Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Third Road Promenade
1415 third Road Promenade
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Unhealthy Apple Day at TV Metropolis
7800 Beverly Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Fifth Avenue (Flagship Retailer)
767 fifth Ave
New York, NY 10153
247 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
123 Flatbush Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217
103 Prince St
New York, NY 10012
1607 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
5508 Walnut Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Mount Vernon – Carnegie Library
801 Okay St NW
Washington, DC 20001