2017 in Film & Television History

Events in Film & TV

  • May 7 “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion” becomes the highest grossing Indian box office film ever earning $120 million
  • Jul 16 BBC announces first ever female Doctor Who will be played by Jodie Whittaker
  • Oct 5 "The New York Times" publishes investigation into sexual harassment behaviour by Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein
  • Oct 15 Actress Alyssa Milano's tweet “If you’ve been sexually harassed or assaulted write ‘me too’" prompts flood of replies across Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
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Film & TV Awards in 2017

Actors and Actresses Born in 2017

  • Jun 6 Alexander and Ella Clooney, twin children of actor George and human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, born in London

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Feb 4 American singer-songwriter Lyle Lovett (59) weds April Kimble in Harris County, Texas
  • Feb 11 Actor Bug Hall (32) weds Jill Marie DeGroff in Encino, California
  • Feb 14 Fast and the Furious star Tyrese Gibson (38) weds Samantha Lee in a secret ceremony

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