The strikes are costing the entertainment industry and the California economy, several million dollars per day.
Dhallywood actor Zayed Khan recently returned to Dhaka after spending over a month in the United States. Initially, he travelled to participate in the prestigious Dhallywood Film and Awards event, but his journey took an unexpected turn when he arrived in Los Angeles amidst the strike of Hollywood writers and actors.
British actors' union Equity organised the rally in Leicester Square, where movie theatres hosted UK premieres including "Barbie" and "Oppenheimer" last week.
Recently, Hollywood has been having its fair share of internal conflict due to AI, as SAG-AFTRA and WGA are on strike against AMPTP, primarily regarding the trade association’s recent stance on AI.
The shooting of Priyanka Chopra's "Heads of State" has been halted due to the Screen Actors Guild strike. Idris Elba and John Cena also star in the project.