June 1986 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jun 11 "Blacke's Magic" last airs on NBC-TV

Music Concert

Jun 15 Amnesty International "Conspiracy of Hope" tour concludes with mega-concert at Giants Stadium in Rutherford, New Jersey; participants include: U2; Sting; Bryan Adams; Peter Gabriel; Lou Reed; Neville Brothers; Joan Baez; Joan Armatrading; Joni Mitchell; The Police; Jackson Browne; Yoko Ono; Miles Davis; Peter, Paul & Mary; and The Hooters

Film Release

Jun 27 Jim Henson's fantasy film "Labyrinth" written by Terry Jones, starring David Bowie and Jennifer Connelly is released in the US

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jun 1 Dayana Mendoza, Miss Universe 2008
  • Jun 3 Josh Segarra, American actor (Arrow, FBI), born in Longwood, Florida
  • Jun 4 Shane Kippel, Canadian actor
  • Jun 6 Bhavana Balachandran [Karthika Menon], Indian actress, born in Thrissur district, Kerala
  • Jun 9 Adamo Ruggiero, Canadian actor (Degrassi: The Next Generation), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • Jun 9 Kary Ng, Hong Kong pop singer (Cookies), and actress, born in British Hong Kong
  • Jun 11 Brighton Hertford, American actress (BJ Jones-General Hospital), born in Tarzana, California

Shia LaBeoufShia LaBeouf (36 years old)

Jun 11 American actor (Disturbia, Transformers), born in Los Angeles, California

Ashley OlsenAshley Olsen (36 years old)

Jun 13 American actress (Full House - "Michelle"), fashion designer, and twin of Mary Kate, born in Sherman Oaks, California

  • Jun 13 Kat Dennings [Litwick], American actress (2 Broke Girls -"Max"; Thor), born in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

Mary-Kate OlsenMary-Kate Olsen (36 years old)

Jun 13 American actress (Full House - "Michelle"), fashion designer, and twin of Ashley, born in Sherman Oaks, California

Richard MaddenRichard Madden (36 years old)

Jun 18 Scottish actor (Games of Thrones, Cinderella), born in Elderslie, Scotland

  • Jun 22 Bob the Drag Queen [Christopher Caldwell], American drag queen, comedian and TV personality (RuPaul's Drag Race season 8 winner), born in Columbus, Georgia
  • Jun 24 Kaitlin Cullum, actress (Libby Kelly-Grace Under Fire), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jun 27 Drake Bell, American actor (Drake and Josh), musician ("Terrific"), and convict, born in Newport Beach, California
  • Jun 28 Shadia Simmons, Canadian actress (Strange Days at Blake Holsey High), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Jun 29 Iya Villania [Raelene Villania-Arellano], Australian actress and presenter, born in Sydney, Australia
  • Jun 30 Victoria Crawford [Alicia Fox], American wrestler and model, born in Ponte Vedra, Florida

Weddings in Film & TV

Bob Geldof & Paula Yates

Jun 21 The Boomtown Rats singer Bob Geldof (34) weds broadcaster and writer Paula Yates (27) in Las Vegas

Mike Wallace

Jun 28 CBS news correspondent Mike Wallace (68) weds Mary Yates

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jun 3 Anna Neagle, English actress (London Melody, Nurse Edith Cavell), dies at 81
  • Jun 3 Patricia Wheel, American actress (Christine-Woman to Remember), dies at 42

Alan Jay LernerAlan Jay Lerner (1918-1986)

Jun 14 American Tony and Academy Award-winning lyricist (with Frederick Loewe - My Fair Lady; Gigi; Camelot), and screenwriter, dies of lung cancer at 67

  • Jun 14 Marlin Perkins, TV host (Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom), dies at 81
  • Jun 19 Coluche [Michel Colucci], French comedian (My Best Friend's Girl), dies at 41
  • Jun 20 Tim Herbert, American comedian (Dagmar's Canteen), dies at 71
  • Jun 23 Nigel Stock, British actor (Lost Continent, Young Sherlock Holmes), dies at 66
  • Jun 27 Edna Mae Cooper, actress (Folly of Vanity, Grounds for Divorce), dies
  • Jun 29 Ida Mae McKenzie, American actress, dies at 75
  • Jun 29 Robert Drivas [Choromokos], American stage and screen actor (Cool Hand Luke; Illustrated Man; Our Private World), and theater director, dies of AIDS complications at 50