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Striking American writers set their sights to break two more famous ceremony

January 16 2008
08:33

Scheduled for early February ceremony Music Awards Grammys is in jeopardy. Hollywood writers union is ready to ban its members working on songs for the event, which this year will be a jubilee. Terms of Hollywood writers to raise fees and are not satisfied. At risk is the famous "Oscar", which is scheduled for February 24, 2008.

See also: "the writers' strike ended in mass layoffs"

Press secretary of trade union said that a final decision on whether it would be held at the awarding writers picket the Grammy, is still not accepted. Representatives of the Academy had no immediate comment on the statement, reports AP.

Note that the Grammys will be awarded this year already for the fiftieth time. Current favorites ceremony to be held in Los Angeles on Feb. 9, 2008, is an American rapper Kanye West and British singer Amy Winehouse. The names of the holders of honorary Grammys were named at the end of December 2007.

However, the ongoing Hollywood writers' strike has seriously affected the conduct of several major entertainment events in the U.S., in particular, has turned the award "Golden Globe" of colorful action, ordinary news conference. The fate of the main ceremony in the U.S. cinema award, an Oscar, is still unclear: the writers may refuse to work on the show or even picket the event.

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