On This Day

On This Day in Film & TV for May 26

Events in Film & TV

  • 1982 35th Cannes Film Festival: "Missing" directed by Costa Gavras and "Yol" directed by Serif Goren and Yilmaz G├╝ney jointly awarded the Palme d'Or
  • 1987 Cecilia Bolocco, 22, of Chile, crowned 36th Miss Universe
  • 1993 Emmy 20th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 14th time
  • 2002 55th Cannes Film Festival: "The Pianist" directed by Roman Polanski wins the Palme d'Or
  • 2004 39th Academy of Country Music Awards: Toby Keith & Martina McBride win
  • 2013 66th Cannes Film Festival: "Blue Is the Warmest Colour" directed by Abdellatif Kechiche wins the Palme d'Or. The two main actresses in the film, Adele Exarchopoulos and Lea Seydoux also awarded
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1984 Actress Annette Bening (25) weds J. Steven White
  • 1996 "Seinfield" actor-comedian Wayne Knight (41) weds makeup artist Paula Sutor (44) in Pacific Palisades, California
  • 2013 "Breaking Bad" actor Aaron Paul (33) weds Lauren Parsekian at Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, California

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