November 1965 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Nov 5 "Pierrot le Fou", directed by Jean-Luc Godard, starring Jean-Paul Belmondo and Anna Karina, is released
  • Nov 8 "Days of Our Lives" premieres on TV
  • Nov 13 Director Kenneth Tynan says the word "Fuck" on BBC
  • Nov 14 KCST TV channel 39 in San Diego, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • Nov 19 ABC radio begins weekly "Vietnam Update" report
  • Nov 20 WCNY TV channel 24 in Syracuse, NY (PBS) begins broadcasting

Birthdays in Film & TV


Person of interestShah Rukh Khan

Nov 2 Shah Rukh Khan, Indian actor, producer and TV personality (My Name is Khan, Swades), born in New Delhi, India

  • Nov 3 Maty Monforth, TV host (Mike & Maty)
  • Nov 4 Malandra Burrows, English actress and singer
  • Nov 5 Famke Janssen, Dutch model and actress
  • Nov 8 Craig Chester, American actor and screenwriter
  • Nov 10 Sean Hughes, Irish stand-up comedian, writer and actor, born in London, United Kingdom (d. 2017)
  • Nov 11 Max Mutchnick, American TV writer and producer
  • Nov 12 Lex Lang, American voice actor
  • Nov 16 Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Turin Italy, actress (Normal People)
  • Nov 21 Alexander Siddig, British actor
  • Nov 22 Mads Mikkelsen, Danish actor
  • Nov 22 Peter Safran, British-born American film producer and talent agent
  • Nov 23 Michael Brainard, American actor (All My Children, Santa Barbara), born in Hollywood, California
  • Nov 24 Kim Roe-ha, South Korean actor
  • Nov 24 Shirley Henderson, Scottish actress
  • Nov 25 Dougray Scott, Scottish television and film actor
  • Nov 29 Ellen Cleghorne, comedienne (Saturday Night Live)
  • Nov 29 Neill Barry, American actor (Old Enough, Heat), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 30 Ben Stiller, American actor (Ben Stiller Show, Next of Kin, Cable Guy), born in NYC, New York

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Nov 11 Gaston Glass, actor (Opening Your Eyes), dies after long illness at 65
  • Nov 14 Russell Collins, actor (Niagara, Close Up, Shockproof), dies at 68
  • Nov 26 Wild Bill Elliott [Gordon Nance], American actor (Beyond the Sacramento), dies of cancer at 60
  • Nov 27 Harry Harvey Sr, actor (It's a Man's World), dies at 64