Events in Film & TV on July 7

  • 1939 "The Rules of the Game", French film directed by Jean Renoir, starring Nora Gregor and Paulette Dubost, premieres in Paris
  • 1949 "Dragnet" premieres on NBC radio; also a TV series in 1951 & 1967

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

1956 "Hancock's Half Hour" premieres as a TV show starring Tony Hancock and Sid James, written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson

Comedian Tony Hancock
Comedian
Tony Hancock
  • 1975 TV soap opera "Ryan's Hope" premieres

Film release premierFilm Premier

1977 "The Spy Who Loved Me", 10th James Bond film starring Roger Moore and Barbara Bach, premieres in London

  • 1980 Shawn Weatherly, of USA, crowned 29th Miss Universe
  • 1980 Jineane Ford, (AZ) replaces S Weatherly (Miss Univ) as 29th Miss USA

Film release premierFilm Premier

2011 "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 2", the last Harry Potter film, premieres in London

Actor and Comedian Robbie Coltrane
Actor and Comedian
Robbie Coltrane
Actor Rupert Grint
Actor
Rupert Grint
Actor David Thewlis
Actor
David Thewlis