SAG and AFTRA reach deal with Hollywood studios -

Actors also would receive 2% annual pay raises, similar to what the Teamsters secured in their recent contract negotiations. The unions sought larger increases, citing how actors are struggling to get their "quotes" — the fee they seek above scale — and are seeing less income from TV residuals — the fees they get from reruns — because fewer shows are repeating on the networks or are later sold into syndication.