Events in Film & Television in March 1982

  • Mar 7 NCAA Tournament Selection televised live for 1st time

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

Mar 10 8th People's Choice Awards: Burt Reynolds, Sally Field & Jane Fonda win (Motion Picture) and Alan Alda & Barbara Mandrell win (TV)

Actress Jane Fonda
Actress
Jane Fonda
Actress Sally Field
Actress
Sally Field
Actor Burt Reynolds
Actor
Burt Reynolds

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 13 TV drama "T.J. Hooker" premieres on US's ABC network starring William Shatner

  • Mar 15 Actress Theresa Saladana, stabbed repeatedly by obsessed fan
  • Mar 15 KGB-AM in San Diego CA changes call letters to KCNN (now KPOP)
  • Mar 21 Movie "Annie" directed by John Huston, starring Aileen Quinn, Albert Finney and Carol Burnett premieres
  • Mar 25 1st broadcast of "Cagney & Lacey" on CBS-TV
  • Mar 26 Soap opera "Capitol" premieres
  • Mar 29 2nd Golden Raspberry Awards: "Mommie Dearest" wins

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

Mar 29 54th Academy Awards: "Chariots of Fire", Henry Fonda & Katharine Hepburn win