Various stuff in news, sports and showbiz (plus several notable holidays etc) that will possibly have the media buzzing. A life planner of sorts for other ideas, brainstorming etc. Also, music and movie dates are tentative, as those move around sometimes.
April 15th-NBC debuts American Odyssey starring Anna Friel.
April 18th-NBA Playoffs begin and Record Store Day.
April 20th-Patriot’s Day.
April 24th-Apple Watch hits stores! Rock The Kasbah starring Bruce Willis. ABC will air Diane Sawyer’s interview with Bruce Jenner.
April 25th-Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo opens for the season.
April 26th-Daytime Emmy Awards hosted by Tyra Banks airs on PopTV.
April 29th-Jerry Seinfeld’s Birthday and TV Land’s Anniversary.
April 30th-NFL Draft.
May-TV Networks announce their Fall TV Schedules, plus the First Presidential Primary Debate between the Democrats.
May-Rumored Michael Stipe.
May-Rumored Sly Stallone flick Creed.
May 1st-Avenegers: Age of Ultron starring Robert Downey Jr. and company.
May-Rumored fresh stuff (again) from Prince and Bruce Springsteen, plus Katy Perry.
May 2nd-Boxing: Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao and Free Comic Book Day.
May 3rd: World Press Freedom Day.
May 4th-Star Wars Day: May The 4th Be With You! HBO airs the Kurt Cobain documentary, Montage of Heck.
May 5th-Primary elections and Cinco de Mayo.
May 10th-Mother’s Day.
May 15th-Mad Max: Fury Road starring Tom Hardy.
May 16th-Ted Talks returns for Fort Wayne and the Spring Downtown Fort Wayne Trolley runs today.
May 19th: American Sniper starring Bradley Cooper hits dvd.
May 20th-David Letterman Late Show finale! HBO airs Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction ceremony. (Among those being inducted: Joan Jett, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Green Day, Bill Withers, Ringo Starr and Lou Reed)
May 24th-Indy 500.
May 25th-Memorial Day.
June 1st-E!’s Anniversary.
June 4th-NBA Finals begin.
June 7th-Prince’s Birthday and Indiana Governor Mike Pence’s Birthday.
June 8th-MLB Draft.
June 9th-Johnny Depp’s Birthday.
June 12th-Jurassic World starring Chris Pratt.
June 13th-Tim Allen’s Birthday.
June 10th-DrudgeReport.com’s Anniversary.
June 21st-Father’s Day and Music and Movie Day.
June 25th-NBA Draft.
July 1st-Terminator: Genisys starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.
July 5th-Amazon’s Anniversary.
July 6th-Sly Stallone’s Birthday.
July 10th-Minions starring Sandra Bullock.
July 14th-MLB All-Star Game and Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird sequel will be released.
July 26th-Parents Day.
July 30th-Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Birthday and Kelly Clarkson at Klipsch Music Center in Noblesville.
August-The First Presidential Primary Debate happens between the Republicans.
August 16th-Madonna’s Birthday.
August 29th-Netflix Anniversary.
August 30th-MTV Video Music Awards.
September-Primetime Emmy Awards and the First Presidential Primary Debate between the Democrats is expected. Apple is set to launch a 25-Channel Online TV Service.
September-Rumored Adele, Lady Gaga and Van Halen.
September 4th-Beyonce’s Birthday.
September 10th-NFL Kickoff Weekend!
September 13th-Be A Tourist In Your Hometown Day (Fort Wayne). Everybody Loves Raymond TV Anniversary starring Ray Romano. Grandparents Day.
September 15th-USA Today’s Anniversary.
September 18th-Happy Birthday to CBS and Black Mass starring Johnny Depp.
September 20th-Primetime Emmy Awards air on FOX, hosted by Adam Samberg.
September 23rd-Bruce Springsteen’s Birthday.
October-MLB World Series.
October 9th-Happy Birthday to FOX.
October 12th-Happy Birthday to ABC.
October 16th-Boss’s Day.
October 22nd-Fort Wayne’s Birthday!
November 3rd-Election Day…Including Fort Wayne Mayoral race.
November 8th-FW Mayor Tom’s Henry’s Birthday.
November 11th-Veterans Day.
November 15th-Happy Birthday to NBC.
November 21st-World TV Day.
November 27th-Black Friday and Presidents Day.
November 28th-Small Business Saturday.
November 30th-Cyber Monday.
December 18th-Star Wars: The Force Awakens starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher etc.
December 21st-Ray Romano’s Birthday and Kiefer Sutherland’s Birthday.
December 25th-Christmas! Joy starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence, Mission Impossible 5 starring Tom Cruise and The Revenant starring Leo DiCaprio.
December 31st-New Years Eve.
2016 will bring a lot of Presidential talk, Olympics etc. Plus some great entertainment like Batman vs. Superman starring Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill and rumored Sting possibly with The Police.