November 1976 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Nov 7 "Gone With the Wind" televised

Film release premierFilm Premier

Nov 14 "Network", directed by Sidney Lumet, starring Faye Dunaway, Peter Finch and William Holden, premieres in Los Angeles and New York City (Finch - Academy Awards Best Actor 1977)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 20 George Harrison appears on "Saturday Night Live"

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison
Television Producer Lorne Michaels
Television Producer
Lorne Michaels

Film release premierFilm Premier

Nov 21 "Rocky" directed by John G. Avildsen and starring Sylvester Stallone premieres in New York (Best Picture 1977)

Actor/Director Sylvester Stallone
Actor/Director
Sylvester Stallone

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Nov 1 Matt Chapman, American cartoonist and voice actor
  • Nov 1 Logan Marshall-Green, American actor
  • Nov 9 Laura Csortan, Miss Universe-Congeniality (Australia, 1997), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • Nov 11 Lisa Gleave, American actress and model
  • Nov 13 Hiroshi Tanahashi, Japanese professional wrestler
  • Nov 14 Chris Demetral, Royal Oaks MI, actor (Dolly Dearest)
  • Nov 15 Brandon DiCamillo, American comedian
  • Nov 15 Virginie Ledoyen, French actress, born in Aubervilliers, France
  • Nov 17 Brandon Call, American actor (Baywatch, Blind Fury, Step by Step), born in Torrance, California
  • Nov 17 Diane Neal, American actress
  • Nov 18 Mona Zaki, Egyptian Actress
  • Nov 20 Jason Thompson, Canadian actor
  • Nov 22 Taryn Mansell, Aruba, Miss Universe-2nd place (1996)
  • Nov 23 Page Kennedy, American actor
  • Nov 26 Maven Huffman, American professional wrestler
  • Nov 27 Jaleel White, actor (Steve Urkel-Family Matters), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 29 Anna Faris, American actress (Mom), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Nov 29 Ehren McGhehey, American actor
  • Nov 29 Chadwick Boseman, American actor (Black Panther), born in Anderson, South Carolina

Divorces in Film & TV


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Nov 24 Singer-songwriter Donna Summer (27) divorces actor Helmuth Sommer after 5 years of marriage

Singer Donna Summer
Singer
Donna Summer

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Nov 1 Oscar Beregi Jr, Hungarian actor (Young Frankenstein, Panic in City), dies of a heart attack at 58
  • Nov 9 Billy Halop [William Halop Cohen], American actor (Angels with Dirty Faces, All in the Family), dies of a heart attack at 56
  • Nov 15 Jean Gabin, French actor (Moulin Rouge, La Grande Illusion), dies at 72
  • Nov 21 Niles Welch, American actor (Cornered), dies at 88
  • Nov 22 Rupert Davies, actor (Zeppelin, Oblong Box), dies at 59
  • Nov 28 Rosalind Russell, actress (Mame), dies of cancer at 68
  • Nov 29 Godfrey Cambridge, actor (Watermelon Man), dies at 43
  • Nov 29 Judith Lowry, actress (Effect of Gamma Rays ...), dies at 86
  • Nov 30 Fritz Rasp, actor (Diary of a Lost Girl), dies at 85