In an announcement, Streep shared why she determined to offer to the trigger.
“I bear in mind my days as a waiter, cleaner, typist, even my time on the unemployment line,” the Oscar winner mentioned. “On this strike motion, I’m fortunate to have the ability to assist those that will wrestle in an extended motion to maintain towards Goliath. We’ll stand robust collectively towards these highly effective companies who’re bent on taking the humanity, the human dignity, even the human out of our occupation. I’m proudest of my fellow actors who’ve instantly supplied to fund the Emergency Monetary Help Program.”
Clooney mentioned he was additionally proud to assist, including, “I can not thank Courtney sufficient for his dedication in placing this effort collectively by shedding mild on the human toll taking place proper now, and the way we will work collectively to alleviate among the ache and struggling.”