On This Day in Film & TV for December 29

Events in Film & TV

  • 1806 Thomas Dibdin's pantomime "Harlequin and Mother Goose" starring Joseph Grimaldi, in his most famous clown performance, opens at the Covent Garden Theatre, London
  • 1913 1st movie serial "Adventures of Kathlyn" premieres in Chicago

Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1941 Actress Maureen O'Hara (21) marries second husband director Will Price (28) (divorced 1953)
  • 1971 American singer Tony Bennett (45) weds actress Sandra Grant in Manhattan, New York; divorce in 1983
  • 1997 Actress Cate Blanchett (28) weds screenwriter Andrew Upton (31) at Blue Mountains National Park in New South Wales, Australia

Divorces in Film & TV

  • 2006 One Tree Hill actress Sophia Bush (24) divorces actor Chad Michael Murray (25) for the reason of fraud after 5 months of marriage

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