Summary: Performers Protection Amendment Bill 2016

Through various channels, SAGA has been lobbying government and the DTI to effect changes to the existing Performers Protection Act which dates back to 1967 and which fails to protect the rights of actors in today’s environment. On 5th July 2016, Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies published... more

So, what’s your real job?

When the long-running soap-opera ‘Generations’ went off air, the 16 actors at the centre of the storm filed papers with the CCMA, challenging their dismissal. The first question the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration had to answer is whether or not it has jurisdiction at all in... more
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Adrian Galley

Vice-Chair + Media (CTN)
Adrian Galley - Vice-Chair + Media & Communications (Cape Town)

Adrian Galley works professionally as an actor, voice artist scriptwriter and broadcast journalist. Broadcast stints include Channel Africa, Radio RSA, SAfm, 702 and Cape Talk where he was the morning news anchor for some years.

As a writer he is responsible for episodes of award-winning television series such as Going Up, Suburban Bliss and SOS. He has served on the executive of the South African Scriptwriters Association, the forerunner to the Writers Guild of South Africa, and on the Executive of of SAFREA, an association of freelance media professionals.

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