On This Day

November 2019 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


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Nov 3 Olivia Newton-John's black leather outfit from the film "Grease" sells for $405,700 at auction in Beverly Hills, California

Singer and actress Olivia Newton-John
Singer and actress
Olivia Newton-John

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Nov 5 Actress Emma Watson interviewed in Vogue magazine says she is happy to be single "I call it being self-partnered" launching worldwide discussion on the term

Actress Emma Watson
Actress
Emma Watson
  • Nov 7 Congolese rebel leader Bosco Ntaganda, the "Terminator" is the to be convicted of sexual slavery by the International Criminal Court and is sentenced to 30 years in prison on 18 charges
  • Nov 12 Disney launches its streaming service Disney+
  • Nov 13 South Korean girl group Blackpink are the first K-pop group to have a single reach 1 billion views on YouTube for "Ddu-Du Ddu-Du"
  • Nov 16 Britain's Prince Andrew refutes claims he had sex with 17 year-old connected to sex offender and friend Jeffery Epstein in BBC interview

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Nov 18 "Joker" starring Joaquin Phoenix is the 1st R-rated film to earn $1 billion worldwide

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Nov 22 Sacha Baron Cohen says if Facebook existed in the 1930s it would have run Hitler's ads on his "solution to the Jewish problem", in speech to Anti-Defamation League summit

Comedian/Actor Sacha Baron Cohen
Comedian/Actor
Sacha Baron Cohen

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Nov 2 Walter Mercado, Puerto Rican astrologist and actor, dies at about 87
  • Nov 24 Clive James, Australian television presenter, poet and critic, dies at 80