December 1998 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Dec 31 US movie box office hits record $6.24 billion for year

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Dec 27 Briar Nolet, Canadian actress and dancer (The Next Step, Blood Hunters), born in Toronto, Canada

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Dec 12 TV personality Melissa Rivers (30) weds horse breeder John Endicott at The Plaza Hotel in New York City
  • Dec 19 Actress Vivica A. Fox (34) weds singer Christopher Harvest at the Park Plaza in Los Angeles, California
  • Dec 20 "Def Jam" business magnate Russell Simmons (41) weds model Kimora Lee (23) on the French Caribbean island of Saint Barthelemy

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Dec 14 Norman Fell, American actor (b. 1924)
  • Dec 20 Irene Hervey, American actress (b. 1910)
  • Dec 21 Roger Avon, Durham actor (b. 1914)
  • Dec 22 Michelle Thomas, American actress (b. 1969)
  • Dec 29 Jeanne Stern, German screenwriter (The Condemned Village), dies at 90
  • Dec 30 George Webb, English actor (b. 1911)