On This Day

Year 1970 in Film & Television (Part 2)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 101 - 200 of 244

  • Jun 12 Gordon Michael Woolvett, Canadian actor (Andromeda), born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Jun 14 Todd Manning, fictional character portrayed by Roger Howarth and Trevor St. John from US daytime drama "One Life to Live", is born
  • Jun 15 Leah Remini, American actress
  • Jun 16 Clifton Collins Jr., American actor
  • Jun 17 Will Forte, American writer, actor and comedian (The Last Man on Earth), born in Alameda County, California
  • Jun 17 Michael Showalter, American comedian (Stella), born in Princeton, New Jersey
  • Jun 18 Greg Yaitanes, American television and film director (hOUSE m.d.), born in Wellesley, Massachusetts
  • Jun 20 Michelle Reis, Hong Kong actress (Fallen Angels), born in Hong Kong
  • Jun 25 Lucy Benjamin, British actress (EastEnders), born in Reading, Berkshire, England

Person of interestChris O'Donnell

Jun 26 Chris O'Donnell, American actor (School Ties, Robin-Batman Forever), born in Winnetka, Illinois

  • Jun 26 Paul Thomas Anderson, American filmmaker (Boogie Nights, Magnolia), born in Studio City, California
  • Jun 26 Matt Letscher, American actor (The Mask of Zorro-Captain Harrison Love), born in Grosse Pointe, Michigan
  • Jun 26 Nick Offerman, American actor (Parks and Recreation), born in Joliet, Illinois
  • Jun 26 Sean Hayes, American actor (Will & Grace), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jun 28 Steve Burton, American actor (Chris-Out of this World), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Jun 28 Mike White, American filmmaker and actor, born in Pasadena, California
  • Jun 30 Brian Bloom, American actor (As the World Turns), born in Merrick, New York
  • Jul 2 Scotty 2 Hotty, American wrestler
  • Jul 3 Shawnee Smith, American actress

Person of interestAudra McDonald

Jul 3 Audra McDonald, American actress (Private Practice) and singer (6x Tony award winner), born in West Berlin

Actress and Singer Audra McDonald
Actress and Singer
Audra McDonald
  • Jul 7 Robia LaMorte, American actress and dancer, born in Queens, New York
  • Jul 10 Helen Sjöholm, Swedish singer and actress
  • Jul 10 John Simm, British actor
  • Jul 11 Justin Chambers, American actor
  • Jul 12 Jaason Simmons, actor (Baywatch)
  • Jul 12 Brian Lee Byung-Hun, South Korean actor
  • Jul 14 Missy Gold, American actress (Katie-Benson), born in Great Falls, Montana
  • Jul 16 Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Thai film director, born in Bangkok, Thailand
  • Jul 21 Shawn Stasiak, American professional wrestler
  • Jul 23 Charisma Carpenter, American actress (Angel), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Jul 24 Stephanie Adams, American Playboy playmate (Nov, 1992) who killed herself and her child, born in Orange, New Jersey (d. 2018)
  • Jul 27 Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Danish actor (Game of Thrones), born in Rudkøbing, Denmark

Person of interestChristopher Nolan

Jul 30 Christopher Nolan, English film director (Inception, Interstellar), born in London, England

  • Aug 4 John August, American screenwriter
  • Aug 5 James Gunn, American filmmaker (Guardians of the Galaxy), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Aug 6 M. Night Shyamalan, Indian-American film director (The Sixth Sense), born in Mahé, India
  • Aug 8 Pascal Duquenne, Belgian actor
  • Aug 9 Thomas Lennon, American actor and producer (Night at the Museum, Memento), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Aug 12 Charles Mesure, British actor
  • Aug 13 Matt Hyson, American professional wrestler, born in Providence, Rhode Island
  • Aug 15 Anthony Anderson, American comedian and actor
  • Aug 15 Maddie Corman, American actress
  • Aug 16 Manisha Koirala, Indian actress
  • Aug 16 Saif Ali Khan, Indian actor
  • Aug 17 Rupert Degas, English actor and voice artist, born in London, England
  • Aug 18 Malcolm Jamal Warner, American actor (Theodore-Cosby Show), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • Aug 18 Greg Dean Schmitz, American online film journalist, born in Falmouth, Massachusetts
  • Aug 22 Giada De Laurentiis, Italian-American chef and television host, born in Rome, Italy

Person of interestRiver Phoenix

Aug 23 River Phoenix, American actor (Little Nikta, Stand By Me), born in Madras, Oregon (d. 1993)

  • Aug 23 Jay Mohr, American actor and comedian, born in Verona, New Jersey
  • Aug 25 Claudia Schiffer, German supermodel and fashion designer (Elle, Rolling Stone), born in Rheinbach, Germany
  • Aug 26 Melissa McCarthy, comedian and actress (Mike and Molly, Spy), born in Plainfield, Illinois
  • Aug 31 Zack Ward, Canadian actor
  • Sep 1 Hwang Jung-min, South Korean actor
  • Sep 1 Padma Lakshmi, Indian actress
  • Sep 4 Ione Skye, British-born American actress (Say Anything), born in Hampstead, London
  • Sep 4 Dave Buchwald, American hacker and filmmaker, born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • Sep 7 Tom Everett Scott, American actor (Dead Man on Campus), born in East Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • Sep 9 Natalia Streignard, Venezuelan actress, born in Madrid, Spain
  • Sep 11 Chris Garver, American tattoo artist and TV personality (Miami Ink), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 11 Taraji P. Henson, American actress and singer, born in Washington, D.C.
  • Sep 13 Louise Lombard, British actress (The House of Eliott), born in Redbridge, London, England
  • Sep 13 Yuki Matsuoka, Japanese voice actress, born in Hirano-ku, Osaka, Japan
  • Sep 14 Satoshi Kojima, Japanese professional wrestler (NJPW), born in Kōtō, Tokyo, Japan
  • Sep 14 Robert Ben Garant, American screenwriter and actor (Reno 991!), born in Cookeville, Tennessee
  • Sep 18 Michela Rocco, Italian actress and Miss Italy (1987), born in Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
  • Sep 18 Aisha Tyler, American actress and talk show host (The Talk), born in San Francisco, California
  • Sep 19 Victor Williams, American actor (The King of Queens), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Sep 21 John Cudia, American actor
  • Sep 22 Rupert Penry-Jones, English actor
  • Sep 26 Rachel Jacobs, American actress (It's Not Easy), born in Ririe, Idaho
  • Sep 26 Sheri Moon Zombie, American actress, born in San Jose, California
  • Sep 29 Emily Lloyd, actress (Wish You Were Here, In Country), born in London, England
  • Sep 29 Natasha Gregson Wagner, American actress (Dark Horse, SFW), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 29 Yoshihiro Tajiri, Japanese professional wrestler
  • Oct 1 Gam Wu-seong, South Korean actor
  • Oct 2 Kelly Ripa, actress (Hayley Vaughan-All My Children), born in Statford, New Jersey
  • Oct 2 Maribel Verdú, Spanish actress
  • Oct 5 Josie Bissett, American actress (Jane Mancini-Melrose Place), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Oct 6 Amy Jo Johnson, American actress and singer

Person of interestMatt Damon

Oct 8 Matt Damon, American actor (Good Will Hunting, Ocean's trilogy, Bourne trilogy), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Actor Matt Damon
Actor
Matt Damon
  • Oct 8 Tetsuya Nomura, Japanese video-game designer, born in Kōchi Prefecture, Japan
  • Oct 8 Soon-Yi Previn, Korean-American actress (Hannah and Her Sisters), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Oct 9 Park Sang-min, South Korean actor (General's Son), born in Changwon, South Korea
  • Oct 9 Savannah [Shannon Michelle Wilsey], American pornographic film actress, born in Laguna Beach, California (d. 1994)
  • Oct 10 Matthew Pinsent CBE, English rower (Olympic gold coxless pair 1992, 96; four 2000, 04; World C'ship gold x 10) and broadcaster (BBC), born in Holt, England
  • Oct 11 Constance Zimmer, American actress (Unreal), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Oct 12 Kirk Cameron, American actor (Mike-Growing Pains), born in Panorama City, Los Angeles
  • Oct 13 Mel Jackson, African-American actor (Soul Food) and R&B musician, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Oct 14 Daniela Pestova [Chameleon], model (1995 SI/L'Oreal), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • Oct 14 Jon Seda, Puerto Rican actor
  • Oct 16 Kazuyuki Fujita, Japanese professional wrestler and mixed martial arts fighter
  • Oct 17 Shauna O'Brien, Pasco Wash, actress (Showgirls)
  • Oct 19 Chris Kattan, American comedian and actor
  • Oct 20 Chavo Guerrero, Jr., American professional wrestler
  • Oct 25 Adam Goldberg, American actor (The Hebrew Hammer), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Oct 25 Adam Pascal, American actor (Rent), born in Bronx, New York
  • Oct 26 Dian Bachar, American actor, born in Denver, Colorado
  • Oct 26 Raveena Tandon, Indian actress, born in Mumbai, India
  • Oct 30 Nia Long, American actress (Guiding Light, Made in America, Soul Food), born in Brooklyn, New York

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV