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November 1986 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Nov 13 Giselle Jeanne-Marie LaRonde of Trinidad, 23, crowned 36th Miss World

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 15 2nd time "Saturday Night Live" uses a time delay (Sam Kinison hosts)

Television Producer Lorne Michaels
Television Producer
Lorne Michaels
Actor Phil Hartman
Phil Hartman
Comedian Sam Kinison
Sam Kinison

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Nov 1 Penn Badgley, American actor (Dan Humphrey - Gossip Girl), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Nov 2 Lara Sacher, Australian actress (Neighbours)
  • Nov 4 Alexz Johnson, Canadian singer and actress, born in New Westminster, British Columbia
  • Nov 7 Sol Aranza, Mexican voice actress
  • Nov 10 Josh Peck, American actor (Drake & Josh), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 15 Jeffree Star, American model, fashion designer, make-up artist and singer-songwriter
  • Nov 16 Saeko, Japanese actress, born in Miyazaki, Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan
  • Nov 18 Nic Sampson, New Zealand actor
  • Nov 20 Aaron Yan, Taiwanese singer and actor, born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • Nov 25 Katie Cassidy, American singer and actress, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 26 Trevor Morgan, American actor (Genius), born in Chicago, Illinois

Weddings in Film & TV

LoveWedding of Interest

Nov 20 Comedian and actor Steve Martin (41) weds actress Victoria Tennant (36)

Actor and Comedian Steve Martin
Actor and Comedian
Steve Martin
  • Nov 28 NBC's Ahmad Rashad marriage proposal is accepted by Phylicia Ayers-Allen during halftime of Det Lions-NY Jets football game

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Nov 2 Paul Frees [Solomon Hersh Frees], American voice actor (voice of Boris Badenov in The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show), dies at 66
  • Nov 5 Claude Jutra, Québécois actor and film director (b. 1930)
  • Nov 8 Beatrice Kay, singer/actress (Sister Sue-Calvin & the Col), dies at 78
  • Nov 10 Rogelio de la Rosa, Filipino film actor and politician, dies of a heart attack at 70
  • Nov 11 Roger C.Carmel, American actor (Mudd-Star Trek, Mothers-in-Law), dies at 54
  • Nov 13 Thierry Le Luron, French humorist, dies at 34
  • Nov 16 Siobhán McKenna [Cionnaith], Irish stage actress (Saint Joan, The Chalk Garden), dies of lung cancer at 63
  • Nov 17 Alan Hewitt, actor (Det Brennan-My Favorite Martian), dies at 71
  • Nov 18 Gia Carangi, American model (AIDS) (b. 1960)
  • Nov 21 Jerry Colonna, American actor (Jerry Colonna Show, Alice in Wonderland, Road to Singapore), dies at 82
  • Nov 21 Marcelino Sanchez, American actor (b. 1957)
  • Nov 21 Dar Robinson, American film stuntman (b. 1947)
  • Nov 22 Scatman Crothers [Benjamin], American actor, singer, dancer and musician (Chico and the Man, The Shining), dies at 76
  • Nov 27 Steve Tracy, actor (Percival-Little House on Praire), dies at 61
  • Nov 28 Herb Vigran, actor (Ernest-Ed Wynn Show), dies at 76

Person of interestCary Grant

Nov 29 Cary Grant [Archibald Alexander Leach], British-born American actor (Arsenic & Old Lace, North by Northwest), dies from a cerebral hemorrhage at 82

Actor Cary Grant
Cary Grant
  • Nov 29 Herb Vigran, actor (Vampire, Mark of Vampire), dies