Photo credit:  NEW YORK, NEW YORK – OCTOBER 24: Rachel Zegler attends the 2023 TIME100 Next event at Second Floor on October 24, 2023 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for TIME)


According to Deadline, Lionsgate reached and interim agreement with SAG-AFTRA on Monday (October 30th) to promote the forthcoming film Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes. Cast members such as Rachel Zegler and Tom Blyth took to Instagram on Monday (October 30th) to celebrate the news. “i am so beyond thankful to @lionsgate and @sagaftra for working so hard throughout this strike to come to an agreement, allowing us to participate in press and promotion for our film, which comes to theaters on november 17,” Zegler wrote. “lionsgate’s efforts are proof that studios, big and small, can meet us in a place of fairness for their films and the people who work so hard to make them.” Blyth added, “Very grateful that Lionsgate have stepped up today and signed @sagaftra ‘s Interim Agreement, demonstrating that our union’s demands are fair and equitable. Now I hope the AMPTP studios follow suit so we can get everyone back to work. I love this movie and can’t wait to share it with the fans!”