On This Day

July 2016 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

Jul 15 "Stranger Things" debuts on Netflix created by the Duffer Brothers, starring Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard and Millie Bobby Brown

  • Jul 22 Japan’s Funai Electric announce they will manufacture world's last videocassette this month

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Jul 8 Model Ana Beatriz Barros (34) weds billionaire beau Karim El Chiaty on the Greek island of Mykonos

LoveWedding of Interest

Jul 9 Fashion model Hannah Davis (26) weds former Yankees player Derek Jeter (42) at Meadowood Napa Valley Resort in St. Helena, California

Baseball Player Derek Jeter
Baseball Player
Derek Jeter
  • Jul 17 Actress and model Tatyana Ali (37) weds Vaughn Rasberry in Beverly Hills, California
  • Jul 23 Actor Corbin Bleu (27) weds actress Sasha Clements (26) at Hummingbird Nest in Santa Susana, California

Divorces in Film & TV


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Jul 15 Actress Gwyneth Paltrow and singer Chris Martin divorce after 12 years of marriage

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow
Actress
Gwyneth Paltrow
Lead Vocalist of Coldplay Chris Martin
Lead Vocalist of Coldplay
Chris Martin

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Jul 29 Comedians and actors Amy Poehler and Will Arnett divorce after 12 years of marriage

Actress, comedian, writer and producer Amy Poehler
Actress, comedian, writer and producer
Amy Poehler

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jul 2 Caroline Aherne, British comedienne, writer and actress (The Royale Family), dies of cancer at 52
  • Jul 3 Noel Neill, American actress (Adventures of Superman), dies at 95
  • Jul 4 Abbas Kiarostami, Iranian author and director (Under the Olive Trees, Close Up, Taste of Cherry), dies at 76
  • Jul 13 Héctor Babenco, film director (Kiss of the Spider Woman), dies at 70
  • Jul 19 Garry Marshall, American TV and film director (Happy Days, Pretty Woman), dies at 81
  • Jul 30 Gloria DeHaven, American musical actress (Step Lively), dies at 91