Events in Film & Television in May 1982

  • May 3 ABC's All Talk network begins on radio (2 west coast stations)

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May 3 President Reagan begins 5 minute weekly radio broadcasts

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan
  • May 10 WABC NYC plays its last record (John Lennon's Imagine)
  • May 10 WABC joins ABC's All Talk radio network
  • May 13 Terri Lea Utley, 20 (Arkansas) crowned 31st Miss USA

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May 19 Sophia Loren jailed in Naples for tax evasion

Actress Sophia Loren
Actress
Sophia Loren
  • May 23 BBC warns Britain will bomb Argentina
  • May 26 35th Cannes Film Festival: "Missing" directed by Costa Gavras and "Yol" directed by Serif Goren and Yilmaz Guney jointly awarded the Palme d'Or
  • May 28 Leonard Maltin's 1st appearance on Entertainment Tonight