Credential Applications are Open


To the Media:

Here are some important deadlines and contacts for the 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®.

Credential applications are available now through November. 1, 2008 online at http://www.sagawards.org/media_pub_only for both the 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Nominations Announcement on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2008 at the Pacific Design Center and the SAG Awards® Ceremonies on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2009 at the Shrine Exposition Center.

LATE CREDENTIAL APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

If you are not the person at your outlet responsible for applying for credentials, please be sure correct person has this information.

All credential and media logistics questions should be addressed to Jerry Mark via email at sagawards@eventcredentials.com

Other questions about the SAG Awards should be addressed to me. We would be happy to brainstorm with you about coverage of the SAG Awards that would be particularly appropriate for your outlet.

We look forward to working with you in the coming months.

To our friends at the Studios, Networks and PR Agencies:

Here are some important deadlines and contacts for the 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®.

Credential applications for the 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Nominations Announcement on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2008 at the Pacific Design Center are available now through Dec. 1, 2008 online at http://www.sagawards.org/media_pub_only.

LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Credential applications for the SAG Awards® ceremony on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2009 at the Shrine Exposition Center will be available online from Dec. 18-Jan. 9.

Late applications for the SAG Awards ceremony will not be accepted, with the exception of publicists representing presenters booked after January 9.

All credentials questions should be addressed to Jerry Mark via email at sagawards@eventcredentials.com

The SAG Awards submissions deadline is Wednesday, Oct 29 at 5 pm, PST.  Submission forms for the 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® are available online at http://www.sagawards.org/submissions. We encourage you to submit early.

For questions about submissions or “For Your Consideration” mailings and screenings, contact Awards Supervisor Jon Brockett at 323-549-6707 or jbrockett@sagawards.org.

For questions about advertising in the Screen Actors Guild Awards Program Book contact Program Manager Manuela Ikenze at 323-549-6611 or kcassist@jmprod.net

To place “For Your Consideration” advertising in Screen Actor Guild’s member magazine, “Screen Actor,” contact Advertising Director Jill Harris at jharris@sag.org or call Donna Reed at 323-549-6698.

The SAG Awards will once again be mounting a highly-promoted online auction to benefit the SAG Foundation’s public literacy, legacy and actor assistance programs. We will be turning to you in the coming months collectibles from your shows/films such as costumes, props, logo’ed items, signed scripts, photos and posters as well as one-of-a-kind experiences such as studio tours, set visits or lunch with your casts.  To learn more contact Auction Coordinator Carrie White at 323-549-6612 or cwhite@sagawards.org.

If your colleagues are not receiving our publicists news bulletins, they can sign up at http://www.sagawards.org/media_pub_only

We look forward to working with you in the coming months.