Actors, Led By Tim Robbins, to Demonstrate at Coca Cola, Sept. 15

News   Actors, Led By Tim Robbins, to Demonstrate at Coca Cola, Sept. 15 Continuing their campaign to "turn up the heat" on advertisers in a five month-old commercial strike, members of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists will picket in front of the Coca-Cola offices located at 711 Fifth Avenue at 55 St. The Sept. 15 demonstration was scheduled to be attended by numerous celebrities and ran 11:30 AM - 2 PM.

Continuing their campaign to "turn up the heat" on advertisers in a five month-old commercial strike, members of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists will picket in front of the Coca-Cola offices located at 711 Fifth Avenue at 55 St. The Sept. 15 demonstration was scheduled to be attended by numerous celebrities and ran 11:30 AM - 2 PM. In a prepared statement, SAG claimed that Nike and Coca-Cola have been "producing commercials using on-union actors during this job action." A Sept. 14 picket/demonstration was held yesterday at Niketown in Manhattan.

According to SAG, actor Robbins will be "enlisting high profile SAG and AFTRA members n the continuing demonstrations against Nike and Coca Cola."

-- By Murdoch McBride