March 1978 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 1 Charlie Chaplin's coffin and remains are stolen from a Swiss cemetery in an extortion plot

Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker Charlie Chaplin
Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker
Charlie Chaplin

Film release premierFilm Premier

Mar 10 "The Incredible Hulk", starring Bill Bixby as David Banner, premieres on CBS

Actor Bill Bixby
Actor
Bill Bixby
  • Mar 22 The Ruttle's "All You Need is Cash" is show on NBC-TV

Birthdays in Film & TV


Person of interestJensen Ackles

Mar 1 Jensen Ackles, American actor (Days of our Lives, Supernatural), born in Dallas, Texas

  • Mar 1 Donovan Patton, Guamanian television star
  • Mar 1 Alicia Leigh Willis, American actress
  • Mar 4 Rachel Roberts, Canadian model and actress, born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Mar 5 Kimberly McCullough, California, actress (Robin-General Hospital)
  • Mar 6 Lara Cox, Australian Actress
  • Mar 8 Nick Zano, American actor
  • Mar 12 Masuimi Max, American model
  • Mar 16 Brooke Burns, American actress
  • Mar 17 Adam Jennings, British actor, producer and film director
  • Mar 18 Khalilah Adams, American actress
  • Mar 21 Rani Mukherjee, Indian actress
  • Mar 23 Nicholle Tom, American actress (Beethoven, The Nanny), born in Hinsdale, Illinois,

Person of interestPerez Hilton

Mar 23 Perez Hilton [Mario Armando Lavandeira Jr], American television personality and blogger, born in Miami, Florida

Blogger & TV Personality Perez Hilton
Blogger & TV Personality
Perez Hilton
  • Mar 29 Michael Kaczurak, American singer and actor

Weddings in Film & TV


HeartWedding of Interest

Mar 28 Actor Jeremy Irons (29) weds actress Sinéad Cusack (30)


Deaths in Film & TV

  • Mar 12 John Cazale, actor (Dog Day Afternoon, The Deer Hunter), dies at 41
  • Mar 18 Peggy Wood, actress (One Life to Live, Mama), dies at 86
  • Mar 25 Jack Hulbert, British actor (Into the Blue, Bulldog Jack), dies at 85
  • Mar 27 Wilfred Pickles, British actor (Billy Liar, Gay Dog), dies at 73
  • Mar 31 Astrid Allwyn, actress (Love Affair, Girl for Calgary), dies at 68