February 1981 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Feb 6 "Brady Brides" debuts on NBC TV

Film release premierFilm Release

Feb 6 Crime film "Fort Apache: The Bronx" starring Paul Newman released amid protests in the US

Actor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor & Entrepreneur
Paul Newman

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Feb 21 Charles Rocket clearly says "fuck" on "Saturday Night Live"

Television Producer Lorne Michaels
Television Producer
Lorne Michaels

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Feb 3 Alisa Reyes, American actress and singer
  • Feb 5 Nora Zehetner, American actress
  • Feb 6 Calum Best, American model
  • Feb 8 Tommy Michaels, actor (Timmy Hutton-All My Children), born in Staten Island, New York
  • Feb 9 Tom Hiddleston, English actor and producer (Loki in Marvel films), born in London, England
  • Feb 10 Holly Willoughby, British TV presenter, born in Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Feb 15 Jenna Morasca, US actress, model, and reality TV contestant, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Person of interestParis Hilton

Feb 17 Paris Hilton, American actress and heiress (The Simple Life), born in NYC, New York

Actress & Heiress Paris Hilton
Actress & Heiress
Paris Hilton
  • Feb 18 Kim Jae Won, South Korean actor
  • Feb 19 Ronnie Arniell, Canadian professional wrestler
  • Feb 19 Daniel Letterle, American Actor and Singer
  • Feb 25 Misty Giles, American beauty queen and Survivor contestant
  • Feb 25 Jamie Lynn, American model
  • Feb 25 Shahid Kapoor, Indian actor

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Feb 1 Wanda Hendrix, American actress (Sierra, Ride the Pink Horse), dies at 52
  • Feb 2 Louise Lorraine, actress (Adventures of Tarzan), dies
  • Feb 5 Barend Barendse, Dutch sports reporter and actor (Zeskamp, Oebele), dies at 73
  • Feb 6 Hugo Montenegro, American film music composer (b. 1925)
  • Feb 12 Jean Dixon, actress (Joy of Livng, You Only Live Once), dies