• FIA Excecutive Committee meeting in Tokyo - September 26-27, 2018

    FIA convened its 2018 Executive Committee meeting in the bustling city of Tokyo, in Japan, coupling it with an international symposium on the status of the artist.

  • Now online : the new FIA Dance Passport !

    The Union Solidarity Network for Dancers Abroad is being relaunched and specific resources are now accessible online on a dedicated website



  • FIA-LA Meeting hosted by SAG-AFTRA in Miami

    The Latin American delegates of FIA-LA met in Miami, Florida, in early December (4-5 December 2017) for a 2 day meeting kindly hosted by the North American union SAG-AFTRA. 

  • FIA History

    Explore unique archive material and discover the most meaningful moments in the history of our federation in our new website section.



  • A word from Ferne Downey, FIA President

    "Global solidarity must be the bedrock upon which FIA continues to be built. We will campaign to secure the right to freedom of expression for all performers in all countries."

Welcome to FIA’s website


The International Federation of Actors (FIA) is a global federation of performers’ trade unions, guilds and professional associations. Founded in 1952, it represents several hundreds of thousands of performers with some 90 member organisations in more than 60 countries around the world.

FIA’s main purpose is to voice the professional interests of actors (in film, television, radio, digital media, theatre and live performance), broadcast professionals, dancers, singers, variety and circus artists and others. 

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