September 1990 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 3 Jerry Lewis' 25th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $44,172,186

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Comedian
Jerry Lewis

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

Sep 4 47th Venice Film Festival: "Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead" directed by Tom Stoppard wins the Golden Lion

Playwright and Screenwriter Tom Stoppard
Playwright and Screenwriter
Tom Stoppard
  • Sep 7 Marjorie Judith Vincent (Ill), 25, crowned 64th Miss America 1991

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Sep 13 "Law and Order" created by Dick Wolf first premieres on NBC

Crime Drama Producer Dick Wolf
Crime Drama Producer
Dick Wolf
  • Sep 16 42nd Emmy Awards: LA Law, Murphy Brown, Peter Falk & Patricia Wettig win

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Sep 16 Dennis Quaid & Meg Ryan wed

Actress Meg Ryan
Actress
Meg Ryan

Film release premierFilm Release

Sep 19 "Goodfellas", directed by Martin Scorsese, starring Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, and Ray Liotta, is released

Actor Robert De Niro
Actor
Robert De Niro
Film Director Martin Scorsese
Film Director
Martin Scorsese
  • Sep 23 PBS begins an 11 hour miniseries on Civil War

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Sep 28 Marvin Gaye gets a star on Hollywood's walk of fame

Singer Marvin Gaye
Singer
Marvin Gaye

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Sep 5 Jeremy Snider, American actor (Eric Jr-Bold & Beautiful), born in California
  • Sep 9 Melody Klaver, Dutch actress
  • Sep 10 Chandler Massey, actor (Days of our Lives), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Sep 19 Saki Fukuda, Japanese actress
  • Sep 21 Allison Scagliotti, American actress
  • Sep 21 Christian Serratos, American actress
  • Sep 27 Kylee Lin, American beauty pageant winner

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Sep 4 Irene Dunne, American actress (Cimarron, Theodora Goes Wild), dies of heart failure at 91
  • Sep 5 Beppo Brem, actor (Frontgockel), dies of heart failure at 84
  • Sep 11 Ben Frank, actor (Don't Answer the Phone), dies of heart attack at 56
  • Sep 12 Athene Seyler, actress (Make Mine Mink), dies at 101
  • Sep 20 Jackie Moran, actor (Janie, Barefoot Boy), dies of cancer at 65
  • Sep 24 Jay Currin, stuntman/actor (Back to the Beach, Serial), dies at 34