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June 2021 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

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Jun 30 Pennsylvania Supreme overturns comedian Bill Cosby's sexual assault conviction, ruling that the prosecutor who brought the case was bound by his predecessor’s agreement not to charge Cosby in return for Cosby's testimony in a related civil suit; Cosby immediately released from prison

Actor/Comedian Bill Cosby
Actor/Comedian
Bill Cosby
  • Jun 30 US actress Allison Mack sentenced to three years for her role in the Nxivm sex cult in New York

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Jun 29 WWE stars Becky Lynch and Seth Rollins marry

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jun 4 Clarence Williams III, American actor (Mod Squad; 52 Pick Up; Purple Rain), dies of colon cancer at 81
  • Jun 11 John Gabriel [Jack Monkarsh], American stage and screen actor (Ryan's Hope), singer, lyricist, and producer, dies at 90
  • Jun 13 Ned Beatty, American stage and screen actor (Deliverance; Hear My Song; Network; Nashville), dies at 83
  • Jun 16 Frank Bonner [Boers], American actor (WKRP in Cincinnati - "Herb Tarlek"; The Hoax; Just The Ten Of Us), and television director, dies of complications from Lewy body dementia at 79
  • Jun 20 (Beverly) Joanne Linville, American character actress, dies at 93
  • Jun 29 Stuart Damon [Zonis], American stage and screen actor (General Hospital, 1977-2007 - "Dr. Alan Quartermaine"), dies of kidney failure at 84