List of Hollywood strikes
This is a list of Hollywood strikes includes industrial strikes carried out by various groups of Hollywood workers ranked by the year in which they were carried out. Hollywood strikes are carried out for various reasons including demands for increased monetary compensation.
2012 - Present Visual Effect Artists Strike
2007–2008 Writers Guild of America strike, fourteen weeks.
2000 Commercial actors strike, nearly six months.
1988 Writers Guild of America strike, over five months, 22 weeks.
1987 Directors strike, 3 hours and 5 minutes.
1985 Writers strike, two weeks.
1981 Writers Guild of America strike, three months.
1980 Actors strike, three months.
1960 Writers Guild of America strike, over five months, 21 weeks.
1952 Actors strike, two and a half months
1945 Set decorators Hollywood Black Friday strike, six months.
1942-44 Musicians' strike, thirteen months plus.
1941 Disney animators' strike, five weeks.