Massive Burbank Layoffs Set to DISMANTLE Days of Our Lives Crew!
Crew members for NBC's Days of Our Lives will unfortunately have more than New Year's resolutions to worry about on December 31. According to The Burbank Leader, over 175 entertainment industry employees in Burbank are set to be laid off— including DAYS production staffers!
NBCUniversal reportedly issued 50 layoff notices, which are set to go into effect on the last day of the year.
From the article:
Some of the air-conditioning and building-services workers have been hired by the lot’s new owner, Ross said. However, production staffers who work on “Days of Our Lives” are still in limbo, he added.
The National Association of Broadcast Employees and Technicians, Communications Workers of America, Local 53 has filed grievances against NBCUniversal as a result of the layoffs.