On This Day

September 12, 1986 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Film & TV


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Blue Velvet" directed by David Lynch, Starring Isabella Rossellini, Kyle MacLachlan and Dennis Hopper debuts in Toronto

  • Limited U.S. premiere of film adaptation of Marsha Norman's play "'Night, Mother"

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Alfie Allen, English actor (Game of Thrones), born in London, England
  • Emmy Rossum, American actress and singer, born in NYC, New York
  • Yang Mi, Chinese actress (Eternal Love), born in Xuanwu District, Beijing, China

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Frank Nelson, actor (Ralph-I Love Lucy, Jack Benny Show), dies at 75