Events in Film & TV on February 26

AgreementContract of Interest

1916 Mutual signs Charlie Chaplin to a film contract

Comedian/Actor/Filmaker Charlie Chaplin
Comedian/Actor/Filmaker
Charlie Chaplin

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

1947 4th Golden Globes: "The Best Years of Our Lives", Gregory Peck, & Rosalind Russell win

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

1953 10th Golden Globes: "The Greatest Show on Earth", Gary Cooper, & Shirley Booth win

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1960 Vera Miles stars in the famous "Mirror Image" episode of the classic CBS television series "The Twilight Zone"

Actress Vera Miles
Actress
Vera Miles
  • 1966 KBIM TV channel 10 in Roswell, NM (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1979 CBS' premiere of NYC sitcom "Flatbush", which received many derision phone calls about it from Brooklynites to CBS
  • 1993 9th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Lives wins
  • 1999 15th Soap Opera Digest Awards - General Hospital wins
  • 2005 25th Golden Raspberry Awards: "Catwoman" wins
  • 2010 41st NAACP Image Awards: "Precious" wins Outstanding Motion Picture
  • 2011 31st Golden Raspberry Awards: "The Last Airbender" wins

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

2012 84th Academy Awards: "The Artist" wins five Oscars and becomes the first silent film to win since 1927, Jean Dujardin & Meryl Streep also win

Actress Meryl Streep
Actress
Meryl Streep
Actor and Comedian Jean Dujardin
Actor and Comedian
Jean Dujardin

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

2017 89th Academy Awards: Best Picture "Moonlight" (after mix-up), Best Director Damien Chazelle, Best Actor Casey Affleck, Best Actress Emma Stone