Campbell is best known for starring as Sidney Prescott in the “Scream” movies and as LeAnn Harvey in “House of Cards.” Her credits include “Skyscraper,” “Wild Things” and “The Craft.”
Election ballots will be mailed to dues-current members on July 29 and will be tabulated on August 28. SAG-aftra represents about 160,000 performers. Turnout is usually between 20% and 30%.
Campbell has not previously sought a SAG-aftra post. She stressed concerns about new media coverage in her candidacy statement, released Saturday. SAG-aftra’s current master contract expires on June 30.
“It’s time for me to get involved,” she said.”I am very concerned about our future. We can’t let what happened in cable and Home-Video/DVD happen in New Media. It’s imperative that we have the strongest team