ENTERTAINMENT & POP CULTURE CALENDAR
MARCH VARIOUS STUFF:
MARCH 9th: Playstation Network debuts Powers starring Adam Godley & Eddie Izzard.
MARCH 10th: (MUSIC) Madonna’s Rebel Heart, Fences, Donna Lewis Brand New Day, Will Butler’s Policy, KC & The Sunshine Band’s Feeling You and some re-issues from Prince, Cyndi Lauper and Bruce Springsteen (rumored).
MARCH 13th: (MOVIES) The documentary from local filmmakers, Records Collecting Dust, will screen at the Fort Wayne Cinema Center. Run All Night starring Liam Neeson and Cinderella starring Cate Blanchett & Hayley Atwell.
MARCH 14th: Jay Mohr’s Showtime tv special.
MARCH 15th: E! debuts The Royals.
MARCH 16th: Free Cone Day at DQ to celebrate their 75th Anniversary!
MARCH 17th: Kurt Russell’s BDay. (MUSIC) Mark Knopfler’s Tracker.
MARCH 19th: Bruce Willis BDay.
March 20th: (MOVIES) Insurgent starring Naomi Watts and The Gunman starring Sean Penn.
MARCH 21st: Twitter’s Anniversary.
MARCH 24th: (MUSIC) Van Morrison’s Duets and Toto’s Toto XIV. (BOOKS) Harlan Coben’s The Stranger.
MARCH 25th: Sarah Jessica Parker’s BDay.
MARCH 26th: Steven Tyler’s BDay.
MARCH 27th: Mariah Carey’s BDay. (MOVIES) The animated Home starring Jim Parsons & Rihanna and Get Hard starring Will Ferrell & Kevin Hart.
MARCH 28th: Lady Gaga’s BDay.
MARCH 29th: AMC’s The Walking Dead season finale (90 minutes).
MARCH 31st: (MUSIC) Van Halen LIVE, Ringo Starr’s Postcards From Paradise, Death Cab For Cutie’s Kintsugi, Boz Scagg’s A Fool To Care and Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts.
APRIL VARIOUS STUFF:
APRIL 3rd: TV Guide’s Anniversary. (MOVIES) Furious 7 starring Vin Diesel.
APRIL 7th: (MUSIC) Brian Wilson’s No Pier Pressure and Blues Traveler’s Blow Up The Moon.
APRIL 10th: Netflix debuts Daredevil starring Charlie Cox. (MOVIES) True Story starring James Franco.
APRIL 12th: David Letterman’s BDay, HBO’s Game of Thrones season premiere and MTV Movie Awards.
APRIL 14th: (MUSIC) Randy Bachman.
APRIL 17th: (MOVIES) Run All Night starring Liam Neeson.
APRIL 18th: Conan O’Brien’s BDay and Record Store Day.
APRIL 21st: (MUSIC) BoDeans I Can’t Stop. (BOOKS) David Baldacci’s Memory Man.
APRIL 24th: (MOVIES) The Age of Adeline starring Blake Lively & Harrison Ford.
April 25TH: Al Pacino’s BDay.
APRIL 26th: Daytime Emmy Awards air on POP TV.
APRIL 28th: Jay Leno’s BDay. (MUSIC) Blur’s The Magic Whip and Shawn Mendes Handwritten. (BOOKS) John Sandford’s Gathering Prey.
APRIL 29th: Jerry Seinfeld’s BDay and TV Land’s Anniversary.
MAY VARIOUS STUFF: TV Nets announce their fall tv schedules this month.
MAY 1st: (MOVIES) Avengers: Age of Ultron starring Robert Downey Jr. & company.
MAY 2nd: Jon Bon Jovi’s BDay and Free Comic Book Day.
MAY 4th: Star Wars Day! May the 4th Be With You.
MAY 5th: (MUSIC) Shelby Lynn’s I Can’t Imagine. (BOOKS) Greg Proops The Smartest Book In The World.
MAY 8th: VH1 Classic’s TV Anniversary and (MOVIES) Don’t Mess With Texas starring Reese Witherspoon.
MAY 10th: Bono’s BDay.
MAY 12th: (MUSIC) Paul Weller’s Saturn Pattern.
MAY 15th: (MOVIES) Mad Max: Fury Road starring Tom Hardy.
MAY 16th: Janet Jackson’s BDay.
MAY 19th: (MUSIC) Faith No More’s Sol Invictus.
MAY 20th: HBO airs the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.
MAY 22nd: (MOVIES) Tomorrowland starring George Clooney.
MAY 29th: (MOVIES) The animated Monster Trucks starring Rob Lowe.
MAY 23rd: Drew Carey’s BDay.
JUNE VARIOUS STUFF:
JUNE 2nd: (MUSIC) Florence & The Machine.
JUNE 5th: (MOVIES) San Andreas starring The Rock and Entourage starring Adrien Grenier.
JUNE 7th: Prince’s BDay and Indiana Governor Mike Pence’s Birthday.
JUNE 9th: Johnny Depp’s BDay.
JUNE 12th: (MOVIES) Jurassic World starring Chris Pratt.
JUNE 16th: (BOOKS) Brad Meltzer’s The President’s Shadow.
JUNE 19th: (MOVIES) The animated Inside Out from Pixar starring Bill Hader & Amy Poehler.
JUNE 13th: Tim Allen’s BDay.
JULY VARIOUS STUFF: Fort Wayne’s Three Rivers Festival!
JULY 1st: Mike Tyson’s BDay. (MOVIES) Terminator: Genisys starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.
JULY 3rd: Tom Cruise’s BDay.
JULY 6th: Sly Stallone’s BDay.
JULY 9th: Tom Hanks BDay.
JULY 10th: (MOVIES) Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Men Tell No Tales starring Johnny Depp and the animated Minions with Sandra Bullock.
JULY 14th: (BOOKS) Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird sequel called Go Set A Watchman.
JULY 17th: Ant-Man starring Paul Rudd and Pan starring Hugh Jackman.
JULY 24th: (MOVIES) Pixels starring Adam Sandler.
JULY 26th: Kevin Spacey’s BDay.
JULY 28th: (BOOKS) Dr. Seuss What Pet Should I Get?
JULY 30th: Arnold Schwarzenegger’s BDay and (MOVIES) Mission Impossible 5 starring Tom Cruise.
JULY 31st: E!’s TV Anniversary.
AUGUST VARIOUS STUFF:
AUGUST 1st: MTV’s Anniversary.
AUGUST 9th: Whitney Houston’s BDay.
AUGUST 16th: Madonna’s BDay.
AUGUST 7th: (MOVIES) The Fantastic Four starring Jamie Bell.
AUGUST 14th: (MOVIES) Straight Outta Compton (the story of rap legends, N.W.A.) starring O’Shea Jackson Jr.
AUGUST 21st: (MOVIES) Criminal starring Kevin Costner.
AUGUST 29th: Michael Jackson’s BDay.
AUGUST 30th: MTV Video Music Awards.
SEPTEMBER VARIOUS STUFF: FALL TV!
A lot of major fall music and movies.
SEPTEMBER 4th: Google’s Anniversary. (MOVIES) Jane Got A Gun starring Natalie Portman.
SEPTEMBER 5th: Snapchat’s Anniversary.
SEPTEMBER 7th: ESPN’s TV Anniversary.
SEPTEMBER 10th: Happy Birthday, NFL!
SEPTEMBER 13th: Be A Tourist In Your Hometown Day (Fort Wayne). Everybody Loves Raymond starring Ray Romano TV Anniversary.
SEPTEMBER 15th: USA Today’s Anniversary.
SEPTEMBER 16th: Frasier starring Kelsey Grammer TV Anniversary.
SEPTEMBER 17th: Home Improvement starring Tim Allen TV Anniversary.
SEPTEMBER 18th: (MOVIES) Black Mass starring Johnny Depp and Everest starring Jake Gyllenhaal.
SEPTEMBER 19th: Jimmy Fallon’s BDay.
SEPTEMBER 20th: Primetime Emmy Awards air on FOX.
SEPTEMBER 21st: Bill Murray’s BDay and Stephen King’s BDay.
SEPTEMBER 22nd: Friends TV Anniversary.
SEPTEMBER 23rd: Bruce Springsteen’s BDay.
SEPTEMBER 25th: Will Smith’s BDay.
OCTOBER VARIOUS STUFF:
OCTOBER 2nd: Sting’s BDay. Peanuts Anniversary. (MOVIES) The Walk starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt.
OCTOBER 3rd: Soundcloud’s Anniversary.
OCTOBER 6th: Instagram’s Anniversary.
OCTOBER 7th: Spotify’s Anniversary.
OCTOBER 9th: (MOVIES) The Jungle Book starring Scarlett Johansson & Bill Murray.
OCTOBER 20th: Tom Petty’s BDay.
OCTOBER 25th: Katy Perry’s Birthday.
OCTOBER 28th: Julia Roberts BDay.
NOVEMBER VARIOUS STUFF:
NOVEMBER 3rd: Roseanne’s BDay.
NOVEMBER 6th: 24 starring Kiefer Sutherland TV Anniversary and (MOVIES) The animated Peanuts and Spectre (James Bond) starring Daniel Craig.
NOVEMBER 8th: FW Mayor Tom Henry’s Birthday!
NOVEMBER 9th: Rolling Stone magazine’s Anniversary.
NOVEMBER 13th: Jimmy Kimmel’s BDay.
NOVEMBER 19th: Larry King’s BDay.
NOVEMBER 17th: (MUSIC) Faith Hill.
NOVEMBER 20th: Joel McHale’s BDay. (MOVIES) The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 starring Jennifer Lawrence.
NOVEMBER 23rd: Miley Cyrus Birthday.
NOVEMBER 24th: (MUSIC) Rumored Lady Gaga.
NOVEMBER 25th: (MOVIES) The Martian starring Matt Damon.
NOVEMBER 26th: Tina Turner’s BDay.
NOVEMBER 28th: Jon Stewart’s BDay.
DECEMBER VARIOUS STUFF:
DECEMBER 1st: Movie Channel Anniversary, which became Showtime.
DECEMBER 2nd: Britney Spears BDay.
DECEMBER 11th: Happy Birthday, Indiana!
DECEMBER 13th: Taylor Swift’s Birthday.
DECEMBER 15th: (MUSIC) Rumored Adele.
DECEMBER 18th: (MOVIES) Star Wars: The Force Awakens starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher etc, and Sisters starring Amy Peohler & Tona Fey.
DECEMBER 21st: Ray Romano’s BDay.
DECEMBER 25th: (MOVIES) The Revenant starring Leo DiCaprio and Dirty Grandpa starring Robert DeNiro.
DECEMBER 28th: Denzel Washington’s BDay.
DECEMBER 30th: Happy Birthday, Tiger Woods.