On This Day

June 1994 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jun 1 FX Channel, Cable Network, debuts

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 2 Indonesian censors ban Steven Spielberg's "Schindler's List"

Director Steven Spielberg
Director
Steven Spielberg
Cinematographer Janusz Kamiński
Cinematographer
Janusz Kamiński

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 15 Disney's animated musical film "The Lion King" opens in theaters with $42 million

Actor and Comedian Rowan Atkinson
Actor and Comedian
Rowan Atkinson
Actor Matthew Broderick
Actor
Matthew Broderick
  • Jun 20 Howard Stern begins 30-minute (Radio) TV show on E! cable network

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jun 11 Ivana Baquero, Spanish actress (Pan's Labyrinth), born in Barcelona
  • Jun 28 Madeline Duggan, English actress (Lauren Branning-EastEnders), born in Bermondsey, London

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Jun 26 Actor Brandon Cruz (32) weds Elizabeth Finkelstein (26)

Divorces in Film & TV


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Jun 24 Sally Fields files for divorce from 2nd husband Alan Greisman

Actress Sally Field
Actress
Sally Field

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jun 1 Frances Heflin, American actress (All My Children, The Skin of Our Teeth), dies of lung cancer at 73
  • Jun 4 Stephen McNally, American attorney and actor (Split Second, 30 Seconds over Tokyo), dies at 82
  • Jun 4 Massimo Troisi, Italian actor and director (Ricomincio da tre), dies at 41
  • Jun 4 Sophie Winter, actress (She's a Good Fighter), dies at 33
  • Jun 6 Barry Sullivan, American actor (Duffy's Tavern, Man Called X, Tall Man), dies at 81
  • Jun 6 John Morey Downs, actor/dancer/singer, dies at 80
  • Jun 6 Mark McManus, actor (Ned Kelly), dies of pneumonia at 59
  • Jun 6 Peter Graves, British actor (Paradise Lagoon, Admirable Crichton), dies at 82
  • Jun 6 Johnny Downs, American actor (The Mad Monster, Coronado, Manhattan Showcase), dies from cancer at 80
  • Jun 8 William Marshall, American singer, bandleader and actor (State Fair, Pennsylvanians), dies at 76
  • Jun 11 Herbert Anderson, American character actor (Dennis The Menace, Battleground), dies of a stroke at 77
  • Jun 11 Jack Hannah, animator, dies at 90
  • Jun 12 Christopher Collins, American actor (True Identity), voice actor (Cobra Commander-G.I. Joe) and comedian, dies of a cerebral hemorrhage at 44
  • Jun 14 Michel Vitold, Russian/French actor (Madame et le Mort), dies at 78
  • Jun 15 Nadia Gray [Nadia Kujnir-Herescu], Romanian actress (Naked Runner, Maniac, Candide), dies at 70
  • Jun 16 Eileen Way, British actress (Les Miserables, Rainbow, Vikings, Assassin), dies at 82
  • Jun 17 Joeri Nagibin, Russian screenwriter (Babje Karstvo), dies at 74
  • Jun 22 Jack Davies, screenwriter, dies at 80
  • Jun 26 Roelof Kiers, VPRO-programmer/director (Macchiavelli), dies at 56
  • Jun 28 Fredericka Carolyn Washington, actress (Black & Tan), dies at 90