Events in Film & TV on September 24

  • 1948 Mildred Gillars (Axis Sally), an American broadcaster employed by the Third Reich in Nazi Germany to proliferate propaganda during World War II, pleads not guilty to eight chargs of treason in Washington, D.C.
  • 1954 Tonight Show premieres on NBC (Johnny takes over 8 years later)
  • 1962 KWSU TV channel 10 in Pullman, WA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1968 "60 Minutes" premieres on CBS-TV
  • 1968 "That's Life" premieres-A Broadway musical type TV show
  • 1977 1st broadcast of "Love Boat" on ABC-TV
  • 1989 ABC's premiere of "The Preppie Murder", based on 1986 murder in New York City of Jennifer Levin by ex prep school student Robert Chambers
  • 1991 "Good & Evil" & "Sibs" premieres on ABC TV

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

1995 TV adaptation of Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice", starring Jennifer Ehle and Colin Firth debuts on BBC One

Novelist Jane Austen
Novelist
Jane Austen
Actor Colin Firth
Actor
Colin Firth
  • 2007 "The Big Bang Theory" created by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady and starring Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons and Kaley Cuoco premieres on CBS

Film release premierFilm Premier

2010 "The Social Network" directed by David Fincher and starring Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield and Justin Timberlake premieres at the New York Film Festival

Actor Andrew Garfield
Actor
Andrew Garfield
Singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake
Singer-songwriter
Justin Timberlake