April 2003 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Apr 5 18th Soap Opera Digest Awards - General Hospital wins
  • Apr 13 49th British Academy Television Awards: "Alistair McGowan's Big Impression" Best Comedy, "Spooks" Best Drama

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Apr 3 Elsie Fisher, American actress (Eighth Grade), born in Riverside, California

Weddings in Film & TV

Russell Crowe

Apr 7 Academy Award "Gladiator" actor Russell Crowe (39) weds singer Danielle Spencer (32) at his 560-acre cattle farm in Nana Glen, New South Wales, Australia; divorce in 2018

  • Apr 22 "Star Trek: Enterprise" actress Jolene Blalock (28) weds "Live Nation" CEO Michael Rapino in Negril, Jamaica
  • Apr 25 "Angel" actress Amy Acker (26) weds actor James Carpinello (27) at Hans Fahden Vineyard in Napa Valley, California

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Apr 1 Leslie Cheung, Hong Kong actor, singer and composer (Farewell My Concubine), commits suicide at 46
  • Apr 2 Michael Wayne, American film producer (Green Berets, McLintock), son of John Wayne, dies at 68
  • Apr 4 Anthony Caruso, American actor (b. 1916)
  • Apr 4 Resortes, Mexican comedian (b. 1916)
  • Apr 15 Erin Fleming, Canadian actress, dies at 61
  • Apr 16 Graham Jarvis, Canadian actor (Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman - "Charlie"; Misery; 7th Heaven), dies of multiple myeloma at 72
  • Apr 20 Ruth Hale, American playwright and actress (b. 1908)