On This Day

November 2010 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

Music History

Nov 10 Alan Menken, famous Disney composer, receives the 2,442nd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Disney Composer Alan Menken
Disney Composer
Alan Menken

Film Premier

Nov 14 Disney's 3D computer-animated musical adventure film "Tangled" premieres at El Capitan Theatre, loosely based on the German fairy tale "Rapunzel" by brothers Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm

Actress and Singer Mandy Moore
Actress and Singer
Mandy Moore
Author Jacob Grimm
Jacob Grimm
Author Wilhelm Grimm
Wilhelm Grimm

Film Release

Nov 19 "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1" the 7th film based on the books by J. K. Rowling is released worldwide

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Nov 6 "Girls Gone Wild" creator Joe Francis (37) weds CBS News Entertainment Reporter Christina McLarty on a civil wedding in Mexico
  • Nov 7 Supermodel and who's also the face of L'Oreal Paris Doutzen Kroes (25) weds DJ Sunnery James in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Nov 22 American radio and TV personality Danny Bonaduce (51) weds his manager Amy Railsback (28) at the Four Seasons on Maui, Hawaii

Divorces in Film & TV

Charlie Sheen

Nov 1 Film actor Charlie Sheen (45) divorces socialite Brooke Mueller (33) due to irreconcilable differences after two-and-a-half years of marriage

  • Nov 15 "Single White Female" actress Jennifer Jason Leigh (48) divorces writer Noah Baumbach (41) due to irreconcilable differences after 5 years of marriage

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Nov 1 Charlie O'Donnell, American game show announcer (Wheel of Fortune), dies of Congestive heart failure at 78
  • Nov 4 Michelle Nicastro, American actress and singer (b. 1960)
  • Nov 5 Jill Clayburgh, American actress (Unmarried Woman, Semi-Tough), dies of Leukemia at 66
  • Nov 10 Dino De Laurentiis, Italian film producer (b. 1919)
  • Nov 11 Baby Marie Osborne, American actress (b. 1911)
  • Nov 11 William Edwin Self, American actor and television producer (b. 1921)
  • Nov 13 Luis García Berlanga, Spanish filmmaker (b. 1921)
  • Nov 16 Ronni Chasen, American film publicist (b. 1946)
  • Nov 21 Norris Church Mailer, American model and widow of Norman Mailer (b. 1949)
  • Nov 23 Ingrid Pitt, Polish-born British actress (b. 1937)
  • Nov 23 Joyce Howard, British film actress (b. 1922)
  • Nov 25 Peter Christopherson English musician and video director/designer (b. 1955)
  • Nov 26 Palle Huld, Danish actor (b. 1912)
  • Nov 28 Leslie Nielsen, Canadian actor (Spy Hard, Forbidden Planet, Naked Gun), dies of pneumonia at 84
  • Nov 29 Mario Monicelli, Italian film director (b. 1915)
  • Nov 29 Alfred Masini, American television producer (b. 1930)