“They Should Fear Us”: Teamsters & IATSE Link Arms For March Contract Talks With Studios

February 01, 2024

No one has said the word “strike” yet, but some of Hollywood’s strongest unions just flexed some serious muscle with the studios. ), United Association Plumbers Local 78 (UA) and Operating Plasterers & Cement Masons International Association (OPCMIA) Local 755. With 1.3 million members nationwide, the Teamsters have 6,500 members in Local 399. The other Hollywood Basic Crafts have a combined 1,500 members. All things considered, in the first such united front by the unions in 25 years, maybe the studios should be a little scared.