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November 2015 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

Film release premierFilm Premier

Nov 2 "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2" directed by Francis Lawrence, starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth premieres in Berlin

Actress Jennifer Lawrence
Actress
Jennifer Lawrence
Actress and Director Elizabeth Banks
Actress and Director
Elizabeth Banks
Actor Liam Hemsworth
Actor
Liam Hemsworth
  • Nov 14 Second Democratic presidential candidates debate, broadcast by CBS, held in Des Moines, Iowa

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 17 Actor Charlie Sheen confirms that he is HIV-positive

AustraliaRoger the Ripped Kangaroo

Nov 18 "Kangaroo Dundee" wildlife TV series premieres featuring Brolga and Roger the ripped Kangaroo on BBC Two

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Roger poses for the camera
Roger poses for the camera
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • Nov 7 TV personality and fashion designer Whitney Port weds boyfriend Tim Rosenman in Palm Springs, California

LoveWedding of Interest

Nov 21 Actress Sofia Vergara (43) weds True Blood star Joe Manganiello (38) in Palm Beach, Florida

  • Nov 28 Actor Kelvin Fletcher (31) weds actress Elizabeth Marsland (32) in London

LoveWedding of Interest

Nov 29 Actress and designer Mary-Kate Olsen (29) marries banker Oliver Sarkozy in New York

Twin Actress Mary-Kate Olsen
Twin Actress
Mary-Kate Olsen

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Nov 1 Fred Thompson, US senator (R-Tenn)/actor (In the Line of Fire), dies at 73
  • Nov 2 Colin Welland, British screenwriter (Chariots of Fire) and actor (Straw Dogs), dies at 81
  • Nov 4 Melissa Mathison, American screenwriter (E.T.), dies of cancer at 65
  • Nov 7 Gunnar Hansen, Icelandic-born American actor (Leatherface in The Texas Chain Saw Massacre), dies of cancer at 68
  • Nov 14 Warren Mitchell, English actor (Alf Garnett in Till Death Us Do Part), dies at 89
  • Nov 14 Nick Bockwinkel, American professional wrestler (WCW/AWA), dies at 80
  • Nov 15 Saeed Jaffrey, Indian actor (The Chess Players, Gandhi), dies at 86
  • Nov 16 David Canary, American actor (Bonanza, All My Children), dies at 77
  • Nov 19 Rex Reason, American actor (This Island Earth, Man Without a Gun, Roaring 20s), dies at 86
  • Nov 20 Keith Michell, Australian actor and theater director (6 Wives of Henry VIII), dies at 88
  • Nov 20 Jim Perry, American and Canadian tv host ($ale of the Century), dies at 82
  • Nov 21 Germán Robles, Spanish-Mexican film, theater, television, and voice actor (El Vampiro), dies at 86
  • Nov 28 Marjorie Lord [Wollenberg], American actress (Make Room for Daddy, Sherlock Holmes in Washington), dies of natural causes at 97
  • Nov 30 Eldar Ryazanov, Russian film director and screenwriter (Carnival Night), dies at 88