On This Day

February 2004 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


Music concertMusic Concert

Feb 1 Wardrobe malfunction: Janet Jackson's breast is exposed during the half-time show of Super Bowl XXXVIII, resulting in US broadcasters adopting a stronger adherence to FCC censorship guidelines.

  • Feb 5 54th Berlin International Film Festival: "Head-On" wins the Golden Bear

Film tv awardsBAFTA Awards

Feb 15 57th British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" Best Film, Peter Weir Best Director

Actress Liv Tyler
Actress
Liv Tyler
Writer and Academic J. R. R. Tolkien
Writer and Academic
J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Feb 28 24th Golden Raspberry Awards: "Gigli" wins

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

Feb 29 76th Academy Awards: "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King," Sean Penn & Charlize Theron win

Actress Charlize Theron
Actress
Charlize Theron
Actor and Political Activist Sean Penn
Actor and Political Activist
Sean Penn
Actress Liv Tyler
Actress
Liv Tyler

Birthdays in Film & TV


Person of interestMillie Bobby Brown

Feb 19 Millie Bobby Brown, English actress (Stranger Things) and UNICEF goodwill ambassador, born in Marbella, Spain


Weddings in Film & TV


LoveWedding of Interest

Feb 26 Comedian Rosie O'Donnell (41) weds marketing executive Kelli O'Donnell (36) in San Francisco, California

Comedienne Rosie O'Donnell
Comedienne
Rosie O'Donnell
  • Feb 27 Singer-actress Solange Knowles (18) weds Texas Southern University football player Daniel Smith at Old Bahama Bay Resort in Grand Bahama Island

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Feb 2 Bernard McEveety, American film director (b. 1924)
  • Feb 3 Jason Raize, American musical theatre actor (b. 1975)
  • Feb 5 John Hench, American animator (b. 1908)
  • Feb 10 Guy Provost, Quebec actor (b. 1925)
  • Feb 15 Jan Miner, American actress (Crime Photographer), dies at 86
  • Feb 18 Jean Rouch, French filmmaker and ethnologist (b. 1917)
  • Feb 23 Vijay Anand, Indian film director (b. 1934)
  • Feb 24 John Randolph [Emanuel Hirsch Cohen], American actor (King Kong, Lucan, Lucas Tanner, Angie), dies at 88
  • Feb 26 Ralph E. Winters, Canadian film editor, dies at 94