Why Hollywood writers are striking and the immediate impact

FStriking writers walk the picket line in 2007 outside Paramount Studios in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)

LOS ANGELES — The union representing 11,500 writers of film, television and other entertainment forms are now on strike. It’s the first writers’ strike — and the first Hollywood strike of any kind — in 15 years. Here’s a look at the storylines the fight has spawned.