On This Day

November 2009 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


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Nov 16 "The Twilight Saga: New Moon", based on the book by Stephenie Meyer, directed by Chris Weitz, starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, premieres in Los Angeles


Weddings in Film & TV

  • Nov 2 "Sex and the City" actor Ron Livingston (41) weds actress Rosemarie DeWitt (34) in San Francisco
  • Nov 8 "The Practice" actress Marla Sokoloff (29) weds composer Alec Puro (34) at Il Cielo restaurant

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Nov 2 José Luis López Vázquez, Spanish actor, director and comedian (La Cabina, Travels With My Aunt), dies of natural causes at 87
  • Nov 6 Ron Sproat, American TV writer and playwright (b. 1932)
  • Nov 10 Gheorghe Dinica, Romanian actor (b. 1934)
  • Nov 14 Bruce Wells, English boxer (European amateur light middleweight champion 1953) & actor (Dr. Who 1965-73), dies at 76
  • Nov 16 Edward Woodward, British singer and actor (Breaker Morant, Wickerman), dies at 79
  • Nov 20 Max Robertson, British sports commentator, dies at 94
  • Nov 24 Chan Hung Lit, Hong Kong actor (b. 1943)
  • Nov 28 Gilles Carle, Canadian screenwriter and film director (b. 1928)