On This Day

June 2016 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jun 7 "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child", a play written by Jack Thorne with JK Rowling, premieres in London

Music awardsCMT Music Awards

Jun 8 50th CMT Music Awards: Tim McGraw; Thomas Rhett, Carrie Underwood, and Chris Stapleton win

Country Musician and Actor Tim McGraw
Country Musician and Actor
Tim McGraw
Singer Carrie Underwood
Singer
Carrie Underwood

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 12 70th Tony Awards: "Hamilton" wins 11 awards after record 16 nominations, Leslie Odom Jr., Cynthia Erivo, Frank Langella, Jessica Lange win acting awards

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 23 Amy Schumer announces her first world tour during a sold-out performance at Madison Square Garden

Comedian Amy Schumer
Comedian
Amy Schumer

Divorces in Film & TV

  • Jun 7 Model Amber Rose and rapper Wiz Khalifa divorce after 2 years of marriage
  • Jun 23 Actress and singer Mandy Moore and singer-songwriter Ryan Adams divorce after 7 years

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jun 2 Freddie Wadling, Swedish actor and musician (The Leather Nun, Fleshquartet), dies at 64
  • Jun 6 Theresa Saldana, American actress (Raging Bull), dies at 62
  • Jun 12 Janet Waldo, American radio and actress (Judy Jetson, Shazzan, Penelope Pitstop), dies at 97
  • Jun 14 Ann Morgan Guilbert, American actress (The Dick Van Dyke Show), dies at 87
  • Jun 19 Götz George, German actor (Tatort), dies at 77
  • Jun 19 Anton Yelchin, Russian-born American actor (Star Trek), dies in an accident at 27
  • Jun 20 James Victor, Dominican-American actor (Boulevard Night, Streets of LA), dies at 76
  • Jun 25 Peter Hutton, American filmmaker (Study of a River), dies at 71
  • Jun 27 Bud Spencer, Italian actor (Aladdin, Extralarge, Go For It), dies at 86