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Aaron Paul is open about his thoughts on not getting paid for the streams Too bad Born on Netflix.
One of the main issues in the SAG-AFTRA strike is payments to actors from streaming services. As it is now, actors do not get any leftovers from their work shown on streaming services like when their show is on linear platforms.
“I don’t get any pieces of Netflix Too bad“If we’re being completely honest, to me it’s crazy,” Paul said. Entertainment Tonight Canada during the last sit-in.
He continued, “The performances are forever live on these banners, and they pass through the waves. I saw that the other day Too bad It was popular on Netflix. I think a lot of those streamers know they’re getting away with not paying people a fair wage, and now it’s time to sacrifice. And that’s just one of the things we’re fighting for.”
during the Too bad In a mini meet-up at the picket line, star Bryan Cranston talked about why it’s important for the actors to fight for a better contract with AMPTP.
“Year after year, year after year, broadcasting is dwindling, and even if you do a radio programme, what you have left will be greatly reduced,” he said. “When we first started in this business, a long time ago, we relied on leftovers to pay our bills. I mean, part of the business equation was junk, international junk, DVD sales and things like that. But those are gone.”