Netflix sets up $100-million coronavirus relief fund for Hollywood workers [LA Times]

Netflix sets up $100-million coronavirus relief fund for Hollywood workers [LA Times]

By Anousha Sakoui

March 20, 2020 | While the world turns to Netflix for entertainment during the coronavirus crisis, the Los Gatos, Calif.-based streaming giant is lending a hand to workers who’ve lost their jobs from production cancellations.

The company said it was creating a $100-million fund to provide emergency support to workers on its productions, including electricians, carpenters and drivers, said Ted Sarandos, Netflix’s chief content officer, in a blog post Friday.

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