Events in Film & TV on January 10

  • 1928 George Gershwin, Sigmund Romberg and P. G. Wodehouse's musical "Rosalie" premieres in New York
  • 1932 "Pete the Tramp" cartoon strip by C D Russell debuts
  • 1949 1st Jewish family show "Goldbergs" premieres on CBS

Film release premierFilm Premier

1952 "The Greatest Show on Earth", directed and produced by Cecil B. DeMille, starring James Stewart and Carlton Heston, premieres in New York (Best Picture 1953)

Actor Jimmy Stewart
Actor
Jimmy Stewart
Filmmaker and Director Cecil B. DeMille
Filmmaker and Director
Cecil B. DeMille
  • 1955 "Ordet", directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer, starring Henrik Malberg, Emil Hass Christensen, is released

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1957 Baseball Commissioner Ford Frick rules Bing Crosby can keep token stock in the Det Tigers, even though he owns part of Pittsburgh Pirates

Singer and Actor Bing Crosby
Singer and Actor
Bing Crosby
  • 1965 WKBD TV channel 50 in Detroit, MI (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1980 Last broadcast of "Rockford Files" on NBC
  • 1982 NBC's premiere of TV film "Will: G. Gordon Liddy", based on the Watergate conspirator, participant and convict
  • 1992 8th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Lives wins
  • 1995 "Late Late Show" with Tom Snyder premieres on CBS at 12:30 AM
  • 1997 4,000th episode of "Entertainment Tonight"

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

1999 25th People's Choice Awards: Tom Hanks & Sandra Bullock win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Tim Allen & Helen Hunt win (TV)

Actress Helen Hunt
Actress
Helen Hunt
Actress Sandra Bullock
Actress
Sandra Bullock
Actor Tim Allen
Actor
Tim Allen

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

1999 "The Sopranos", starring James Gandolfini as mobster Tony Soprano, debuts on HBO

  • 2004 9th Critics' Choice Movie Awards: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King wins Best Film
  • 2005 10th Critics' Choice Movie Awards: Sideways wins Best Film

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

2006 32nd People's Choice Awards: Johnny Depp & Sandra Bullock win (Motion Picture) and Ray Romano & Jennifer Garner win (TV)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2011 Ian McKellen officially confirms that he will reprise the role of Gandalf in "The Hobbit" film adaptations

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

2013 39th People's Choice Awards: Robert Downey, Jr & Jennifer Lawrence win (Movie Star) and Nathan Fillion & Ellen Pompeo win (TV Drama)

  • 2013 18th Critics' Choice Movie Awards: Argo wins Best Film

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

2016 73rd Golden Globes: The Revenant, The Martian, Leonardo DiCaprio, Brie Larson win