On This Day

May 19, 1999 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Film & TV

Film release premierFilm Release

"Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace", directed by George Lucas, starring Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman and Liam Neeson, is released in cinemas

Actor Ewan McGregor
Actor
Ewan McGregor
Film Director George Lucas
Film Director
George Lucas
Composer John Williams
Composer
John Williams

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jonathan "Candy" Candido, American actor and radio performer (Peter Pan; The Great Mouse Detective), dies at 85