Date: 3rd May 2001

Movie Strike Talks Go On

LATEST: Peace talks have delayed the proposed Hollywood scriptwriters' strike.

Discussions over contracts between writers, producers and studio bosses continued after yesterday's (03MAY01) deadline. A walkout by writers would bring TV and movie production in America grinding to a halt.

CHERYL RHODEN spokeswoman for the WRITERS GUILD OF AMERICA, says, "We're working very hard to reach an agreement." (RP/WNTRE/ES)

Source: WENN