June 1975 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jun 7 Sony introduces the Betamax videocassette recorder for sale to the public

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Jun 11 "Nashville", directed by Robert Altman and starring Ned Beatty and Ronee Blakley, is released

Film Director Robert Altman
Film Director
Robert Altman
  • Jun 18 NBC News & Information Service (24 hr news) premieres on radio

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Jun 20 "Jaws", based on the book by Peter Benchley, directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Roy Scheider is released

Director Steven Spielberg
Director
Steven Spielberg
Jaws Novelist Peter Benchley
Jaws Novelist
Peter Benchley
  • Jun 27 25th Berlin International Film Festival: "Adoption" wins the Golden Bear

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jun 1 James Storm, American professional wrestler

Person of interestRussell Brand

Jun 4 Russell Brand, English comedian and television personality, born in Grays, Essex

Comedian Russell Brand
Comedian
Russell Brand

Person of interestAngelina Jolie

Jun 4 Angelina Jolie, American actress (Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Wanted, Salt, Maleficent), born in Los Angeles, California

  • Jun 6 Staci Keanan [Anastasia Love Sagorsky], American actress (My Two Dads, Step by Step), born in Devon, Pennsylvania
  • Jun 6 Nina Kaczorowski, American actress
  • Jun 8 Shilpa Shetty, Indian actress
  • Jun 11 Choi Ji Woo, South Korean actress and model
  • Jun 14 Bob Nanna, American musician (Braid, Hey Mercedes, The City on Film)
  • Jun 15 Elizabeth Reaser, American actress
  • Jun 17 Frederick Koehler, actor (Chip-Kate & Allie), born in Queens, New York
  • Jun 18 Marie Gillain, Belgian actress
  • Jun 18 Jamel Debbouze, French actor and producer
  • Jun 19 Hugh Dancy, English actor
  • Jun 22 Laila Rouass, Moroccan-Indian actress
  • Jun 24 Carla Gallo, American actress
  • Jun 25 Linda Cardellini, American actress (Freaks and Geeks), born in Redwood City, California
  • Jun 25 Natasha Klauss, Colombian actress (La Venganza, PasiĆ³n de Gavilanes), born in Cali, Colombia

Person of interestTobey Maguire

Jun 27 Tobey Maguire, American actor (Spider-Man, The Great Gatsby), born in Santa Monica, California

  • Jun 27 Ace Darling [Michael Maraldo], American professional wrestler, born in Wildwood, New Jersey
  • Jun 27 Bianca del Rio [Roy Haylock], American drag queen , comedian, actor and costume designer (RuPaul's Drag Race season 6 winner), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jun 3 Oswald "Ozzie" Nelson, American actor (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), dies from cancer at 69
  • Jun 4 Evelyn Brent, actress (Nitwits, Last Command, Spy Train), dies at 75
  • Jun 6 Larry Blyden, actor (Joe & Mabel, What's My Line), dies at 49
  • Jun 23 William Hansen, American actor (1776, Pinky, Side Street, Homebodies), dies at 64
  • Jun 29 Jerry Verno, British actor (River of Unrest, Ourselves Alone, Sweeney Todd), dies at 79