On This Day

March 2011 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Mar 4 42nd NAACP Image Awards: "For Colored Girls" wins Outstanding Motion Picture

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 7 Charlie Sheen is fired from the CBS sitcom "Two and a Half Men"


Weddings in Film & TV


LoveWedding of Interest

Mar 26 Oscar winning actress Reese Witherspoon (36) weds talent agent Jim Toth (34) at Libbey Ranch in Ojai, California

  • Mar 31 Italian Canadian singer Michael Buble (35) weds actress and model Luisana Lopilato (23) in Buenos Aires

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Mar 3 Irena Kwiatkowska, Polish actress and comedienne (Siedem Kotów, Kabaret Starszych Panów), dies at 98
  • Mar 17 Michael Gough, English actor (Hammer Horror Films, Search for the Nile), dies at 94

Person of interestElizabeth Taylor

Mar 23 Elizabeth Taylor, English-American actress, businesswoman, and humanitarian (Cleopatra, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?) dies at 79

  • Mar 26 Roger Abbott, Canadian comedian (Air Farce Live) (b. 1946)
  • Mar 27 Farley Granger, American actor (Arnold, Rope, Deathmask), dies at 85
  • Mar 28 Wenche Foss, Norwegian actress (b. 1917)