Entertainment Quiz #7

  1. Who played Al Capone in the 1987 film, The Untouchables?
  2. Which character did James Stewart play in the 1952 film, The Greatest Show On Earth?
  3. Who wrote the novel On Chesil Beach?
  4. What is the surname of the family in the UK TV series My Family?
  5. Which instrument represents the duck in Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf?
  6. Who played Richard Cunningham in the US TV show Happy Days?
  7. How to Save a Life was which band's debut album?
  8. Which UK TV series was based on Eric Chappell's play The Banana Box?
  9. Jan Morrow and Brad Allen are characters who share a phone line in which 1959 film?
  10. How many contestants' boxes feature in the (UK version) TV show Deal of No Deal?
  11. By what name was rapper Christopher Wallace most famously known?
  12. Who played the Russian mail-order bride in the 2001 film Birthday Girl?
  13. Daisy Donovan, Iain Lee, and MacKenzie Crook were presenters on which 1990's UK TV show?
  14. What is the number on the roof of the bus in the 1994 film Speed?
  15. Pixel, Stingy and Stephanie appear in which children's TV programme?
  16. In which year was the UK Comic Relief launched?
  17. What is the name of the title character in Arthur Miller's play Death of a Salesman?
  18. In the 1979 film Apocalypse Now which river does Captain Willard (Martin Sheen) travel up to reach Colonel Kurtz (Marlon Brando)?
  19. What is the first name of Frank Gallagher's legal wife in the UK TV series Shameless?
  20. In which US state did Buddy Holly's plane crash in 1959?
  21. Nicky Hambleton-Jones presents which UK TV make-over show?
  22. What was Humphrey Bogart's last film?
  23. What was mixed with water to make the rain more visible on screen in the 1952 film Singing in the Rain?
  24. What is the name of the family doctor in The Simpsons cartoon show?
  25. Who played Domino in the 1983 Bond film Never Say Never Again?
  26. Who designed the costumes for the 1997 film The Fifth Element?
  27. Doctor Moriarty is the arch-enemy of which fictional detective?
  28. What was the title of George Michael's first solo album?
  29. Brad Pitt played one of Anthony Hopkins' three sons in which 1994 film?
  30. Tall Dark and Gruesome is the title of whose autobiography?

Entertainment Quiz #7

  1. Who played Al Capone in the 1987 film, The Untouchables? Robert De Niro
  2. Which character did James Stewart play in the 1952 film, The Greatest Show On Earth? Buttons the Clown
  3. Who wrote the novel On Chesil Beach? Ian McEwan
  4. What is the surname of the family in the UK TV series My Family? Harper
  5. Which instrument represents the duck in Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf? Oboe
  6. Who played Richard Cunningham in the US TV show Happy Days? Ron Howard
  7. How to Save a Life was which band's debut album? The Fray
  8. Which UK TV series was based on Eric Chappell's play The Banana Box? Rising Damp
  9. Jan Morrow and Brad Allen are characters who share a phone line in which 1959 film? Pillow Talk (starring Rock Hudson and Doris Day)
  10. How many contestants' boxes feature in the (UK version) TV show Deal of No Deal? Twenty-two (eleven 'reds' and eleven 'blues')
  11. By what name was rapper Christopher Wallace most famously known? The Notorious B.I.G. (aka Biggie Smalls, Frank White, and Big Poppa - maybe worth a half-point bonus each..)
  12. Who played the Russian mail-order bride in the 2001 film Birthday Girl? Nicole Kidman
  13. Daisy Donovan, Iain Lee, and MacKenzie Crook were presenters on which 1990's UK TV show? The 11 O'Clock Show
  14. What is the number on the roof of the bus in the 1994 film Speed? 2525
  15. Pixel, Stingy and Stephanie appear in which children's TV programme? LazyTown
  16. In which year was the UK Comic Relief launched? 1985
  17. What is the name of the title character in Arthur Miller's play Death of a Salesman? Willy Loman
  18. In the 1979 film Apocalypse Now which river does Captain Willard (Martin Sheen) travel up to reach Colonel Kurtz (Marlon Brando)? Nung
  19. What is the first name of Frank Gallagher's legal wife in the UK TV series Shameless? Monica
  20. In which US state did Buddy Holly's plane crash in 1959? Iowa
  21. Nicky Hambleton-Jones presents which UK TV make-over show? Ten Years Younger
  22. What was Humphrey Bogart's last film? The Harder They Fall (1956, in which Bogart played jobless sportswriter Eddie Willis)
  23. What was mixed with water to make the rain more visible on screen in the 1952 film Singing in the Rain? Milk
  24. What is the name of the family doctor in The Simpsons cartoon show? Doctor Julius Hibbert
  25. Who played Domino in the 1983 Bond film Never Say Never Again? Kim Basinger
  26. Who designed the costumes for the 1997 film The Fifth Element? Jean-Paul Gaultier
  27. Doctor Moriarty is the arch-enemy of which fictional detective? Sherlock Holmes (created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in 1886 - Moriarty was apparently the name of a real boy from Conan Doyle's college days)
  28. What was the title of George Michael's first solo album? Faith (1987)
  29. Brad Pitt played one of Anthony Hopkins' three sons in which 1994 film? Legends of the Fall (Pitt's character is Tristan Ludlow; the other brothers are Samuel and Alfred. William is the dad.)
  30. Tall Dark and Gruesome is the title of whose autobiography? Christopher Lee


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