August 2013 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


Film release premierFilm Premier

Aug 20 "One Direction: This Is Us" 3D concert film of One Direction directed by Morgan Spurlock premieres in London

Singer-songwriter Zayn Malik
Singer-songwriter
Zayn Malik
Singer Harry Styles
Singer
Harry Styles

Film release premierFilm Premier

Aug 27 "Gravity", directed and co-written by Alfonso Cuarón and starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney premieres at the Venice Film Festival

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Aug 27 Dove Cameron releases a cover of "On Top of the World" by Imagine Dragons

Actress Dove Cameron
Actress
Dove Cameron
  • Aug 28 70th Venice Film Festival: "Sacro GRA" directed by Gianfranco Rosi wins Golden Lion
  • Aug 30 "12 Years a Slave" based on the memoir by Solomon Northup, directed by Steve McQueen and starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender and Benedict Cumberbatch premieres at the Telluride Film Festival (Best Picture 2014)

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Aug 3 Actor and model Kevin Zegers (28) weds talent agent Jaime Feld in New Jersey

HeartWedding of Interest

Aug 18 Actress Rosanna Arquette (54) weds investment banker Todd Morgan at a private ceremony in Malibu, California

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Aug 20 Actor Maximilian Schell (82) weds opera singer Iva Mihanovic (35) in Carinthia, Austria


Deaths in Film & TV

  • Aug 8 Karen Black, American actress, dies from ampullary cancer at 74
  • Aug 14 Lisa Robin Kelly, American actress, dies at 43
  • Aug 24 Julie Harris, American actress, heart failure at 87
  • Aug 31 David Frost, British broadcaster, dies from a heart attack at 74