February 1977 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Feb 5 General Mills Adventure Theater premieres on CBS radio

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Feb 3 Maitland Ward, actress (Jessica-Bold & Beautiful), born in Torrance, California
  • Feb 8 Bridgette Kerkove, American actress
  • Feb 21 Kevin Rose, American television host & internet entrepreneur, born in Redding, California
  • Feb 22 Timo Rose, German filmmaker, born in Rellingen, Germany
  • Feb 26 Greg Rikaart, American actor, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Feb 26 James Wan, Malaysian-Australian film director (Saw, The Conjuring), born in Kuching, Malaysia
  • Feb 27 Lance Hoyt, American professional wrestler, born in Gause, Texas
  • Feb 27 Ji Sung, South Korean actor, born in Seoul, South Korea

Weddings in Film & TV


LoveWedding of Interest

Feb 18 Actor Peter Sellers (51) weds actress Lynne Frederick (22)

Actor and Comedian Peter Sellers
Actor and Comedian
Peter Sellers

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Feb 3 Pauline Starke, actress (Dante's Inferno, Viking, Sun Up), dies at 76
  • Feb 13 Jack Gardner, actor (Wild Bill Hickok, 3 Russian Girls), dies at 77
  • Feb 17 Quincy Howe, newscaster (CBS Weekend News), dies at 76
  • Feb 18 Andy Devine [ Andrew Vabre Devine], American character actor (Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok, Stagecoach), dies from leukaemia at 71
  • Feb 18 Ralph Graves, American actor (Dirigible, Extra Girl, Flight, Dream Street), dies at 77
  • Feb 22 Edith Barrett, actress (Molly & Me, Ghost Ship), dies at 64
  • Feb 27 Allison Hayes, American model and actress (Attack of the 50 Foot Woman), dies of Leukemia or lead poisoning at 47
  • Feb 28 Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, American comedian and actor (The Jack Benny Program), dies at 71