TV and Film quiz questions

Quiz 2 – Round 1 – TV and Film

1. Which actor was the first to play Doctor Who?

William Hartnell

2. The Eastenders theme tune was given lyrics and released as a single in 1986 by Anita Dobson – but what was the song called?

Anyone Can Fall In Love

3. Which actor played the original ‘Granddad’ in Only Fools and Horses?

Lennard Pearce

4. In 2008, Kate Winslet finally won an Academy Award for Best Actress – but which film was it for?

The Reader

5. The first three films of which child actress were Tiger Bay (1959), Pollyanna (1960) and The Parent Trap (1961)?

Hayley Mills

6. Which actress links ‘The Darling Buds of May’ and ‘Rosemary and Thyme’?

Pam Ferris

7. What was the name of the sequel to the 1986 film Highlander?

Highlander II: The Quickening

8. And which band recorded the soundtrack to the first Highlander film?


9. In the 1994 Disney film the Lion King, which actor provided the voice of the evil lion ‘Scar’?

Jeremy Irons

10. In the film Mary Poppins, who played Mrs Banks, mother to Jane and Michael?

Glynis Johns


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