On This Day

February 2001 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Feb 7 51st Berlin International Film Festival: "Intimacy" wins the Golden Bear
  • Feb 23 32nd NAACP Image Awards: "Remember the Titans" wins Outstanding Motion Picture

BAFTA Awards

Feb 25 54th British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "Gladiator" Best Film, Ang Lee Best Director

Filmmaker Ang Lee
Ang Lee

Weddings in Film & TV

David Justice

Feb 8 MLB outfielder David Justice (34) weds model Rebecca Villalobos

MLB Outfielder David Justice
MLB Outfielder
David Justice

Weird Al Yankovic

Feb 10 Singer-comedian Weird Al Yankovic (41) weds Suzanne Krajewski

Parody Singer and Comedian Weird Al Yankovic
Parody Singer and Comedian
Weird Al Yankovic
  • Feb 18 Comedian Kathy Griffin (37) weds computer administrator Matthew Moline (32) at the 360 Degree Restaurant in Hollywood

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Feb 7 Dale Evans, American actress and singer (Roy Rogers Show), dies at 88
  • Feb 7 Robert "King" Moody, American actor and comedian (Shtarker-Get Smart), dies at 71
  • Feb 8 Ivo Caprino, Norwegian animated film director (b. 1920)
  • Feb 9 Reginald Marsh, British actor (Sicilians, It Happened Here), dies at 74
  • Feb 10 Lewis Arquette, American actor (Horror Show, Book of Love), dies at 65
  • Feb 12 Kristina Söderbaum, German actress and photographer, dies at 88
  • Feb 16 Howard W. Koch, American film director (b. 1916)
  • Feb 19 Stanley Kramer, American producer/director (Inherit the Wind), dies at 87
  • Feb 20 Rosemary DeCamp, American actress (b. 1910)
  • Feb 23 Robert Enrico, French film director and screenwriter (b. 1931)