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Soap Quiz Questions

Quiz 129 – Round 4 – Soaps

Soap Quiz – Which long-standing soap/series character is/was played by the following actors? Character and soap name required.

1. Barbara Knox

Rita Fairclough – Coronation Street

2. Richard Thorp

Alan Turner – Emmerdale

3. June Brown

Dot Branning/Cotton – EastEnders

4. Derek Thompson

Charlie Fairhead – Casualty

5. Jane Rossington

Jill Richardson – Crossroads

6. Eileen McCallum

Isabel Blair – Take the High Road

7. Jimmy McKenna

Jack Osborne – Hollyoaks

8. Paul Usher

Barry Grant – Brookside

9. Adrian Lewis Morgan

Jimmi Clay – Doctors

10. Paul Bradley (2 answers possible)

Elliot Hope – Holby City or Nigel Bates – EastEnders


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Real Names Quiz

Quiz 129 – Round 6 – Real Names

Real names quiz – The following are ten people and characters (real or fictional) who are not known by their real (or full) first name. Do you know what it is?

1. Inspector Morse


2. Bono (U2)

Paul (Hewson)

3. ‘Daddy’ Warbucks (Annie/Little Orphan Annie)


4. Barbie (Doll)

Barbara (Millicent Roberts)

5. Woody Allen

Allan (Stewart Konigsberg)

6. Curly Watts (Coronation Street character)


7. Eminem

Marshall (Bruce Mathers III)

8. Freddie Mercury

Farrokh (Bulsara)

9. Mr. Burns (Simpsons)

Charles (Montgomery Burns)

10. Elton John

Reginald (Kenneth Dwight)


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Double Acts

Quiz 123 – Round 2 – Double Acts

Double Acts Quiz – In the following questions we will give you the two birth names of people who later got together to form a famous double act. Can you give us the stage name of that double act?

1. Richard McCourt and Dominic Wood

Dick and Dom

2. Charles Hodges and David Peacock

Chas & Dave

3. Barry and Paul Elliott

The Chuckle Brothers

4. Cyril Mead and Edward McGinnis

Little and Large

5. Mark Radcliffe and Mark Riley

Mark and Lard

6. Anthony McPartlin and Declan Donnelly

Ant & Dec

7. Demetrios Demetriou and Michalakis ‘Lagi’ Demetriou

Stavros Flatley

8. Melanie Giedroyc and Susan Perkins

Mel & Sue

9. George Logan and Patrick Fyffe

Hinge and Bracket

10. Trevor Neal and Simon Hickson

Trevor and Simon


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Famous Patricks Quiz

St. Patrick’s Day Quiz – Round 1 – Picture Round

Famous Patricks quiz – Can you identify these famous people known by the name Patrick, Paddy or Pat? (First or surname)

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1. Patrick Macnee

By Kenneth C. Zirkel (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

2. Paddy Considine

By Paul Bednall [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

3. Paddy McGuinness

Simon P Blackburn at en.wikipedia [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/) or CC BY-SA 2.5-2.0-1.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5-2.0-1.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

4. Robert Patrick

By Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America – Robert Patrick, Katharine McPhee & Elyes Gabel, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=34350985

5. Patrick Kielty

See page for author [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

6. Patrick Dempsey

Georges Biard [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

7. Patrick Stewart

By Anders Krusberg / Peabody Awards – Patrick Stewart, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=19595183

8. Pat Cash

By see File:Pat Cash, Chanda Rubin, Martina Navrátilová & Michael Chang.jpg – →This file has been extracted from another file: Pat Cash, Chanda Rubin, Martina Navrátilová & Michael Chang.jpgOriginal file is from Flickr, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=17921824

9. Patrick Swayze

By photo by Alan Light, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2208700

10. Patrick Duffy

By iDominick [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons



Famous Irish People Quiz

St. Patrick’s Day Quiz – Round 2 – Famous Irish People

Can you identify the following famous Irish people from the descriptions given?

1. Born in Foxrock, Dublin in 1906, this novelist, playwright, theatre director and poet lived in Paris for most of his adult life and wrote in both English and French.

Samuel Beckett

2. Born in Limerick in 1930, this man was an actor, singer, songwriter, producer, director and writer. One of his starring roles was as King Arthur in the 1967 film ‘Camelot’.

Richard Harris

3. Born in County Mayo in 1944, this lady was the first female president of Ireland.

Mary Robinson

4. Born in Waterford in 1946, this singer-songwriter had hits with ‘Alone Again (Naturally)’ and ‘Clair’.

Gilbert O’Sullivan

5. Born in Holywood, near Belfast, in 1989, this professional golfer won three majors before the age of 25.

Rory McIlroy

6. Born in Ballymena, County Antrim, in 1952, this hugely successful film actor’s roles include Oskar Schindler in ‘Schindler’s List’.

Liam Neeson

7. Born in Dublin in 1667, this satirist is mostly remembered for his 1726 work ‘Gulliver’s Travels’.

Jonathan Swift

8. Born in Holywood in 1982, this actor’s roles have included Paul Spector in ‘The Fall’ and Christian Grey in the ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’.

Jamie Dornan

9. Born in Dublin in 1854, this once hugely successful novelist and playwright died destitute in Paris at the age of 46 after being sentenced to two years of hard labour.

Oscar Wilde

10. Born in Dublin in 1919, this writer and philosopher’s first novel was entitled ‘Under the Net’. She was awarded a DBE in 1987.

Iris Murdoch


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British Actors Quiz

Quiz 119 – Round 1 – Picture Round

British actors quiz. Can you identify these ten actors and actresses?

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1. Alan Davies

By Craig Grobler – Jonathan Creek (OK, Alan Davies) & Me, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5397822

2. Jerome Flynn

By dalekhelen [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

3. Robert Bathurst

By Craig RobinsUploaded by The JPS at en.wikipedia – Craig Robins, Replay DVD, CC BY-SA 2.5, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5669463

4. John Hurt

By Sam Hughes, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=18099091

5. Shaun Evans

By Ibsan73 [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

6. Tim Healy

By Ben Sutherland from Forest Hill, London, European Union – Tim HealyUploaded by GSorby, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=18591135

7. Alison Steadman

By Flickr user Andy from London, UK – You’ll Have Had Your Tea – Alison Steadman as Mrs Naughtie from Flickr, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2256855

8. Aidan Turner

By Aidan_Turner_(3773120406).jpg: Rach from Tadcaster, York, England derivative work: RanZag (Aidan_Turner_(3773120406).jpg) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

9. Amanda Abbington

By Ibsan73 [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

10. Lesley Nicol

By Mingle Media TV [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons


Musician Nicknames

Quiz 119 – Round 2 – Musician Nicknames

Musician nicknames quiz – Of which musicians are the following well-known nicknames?

1. Slowhand

Eric Clapton

2. The Modfather

Paul Weller

3. The Prince of Darkness

Ozzy Osbourne

4. The King of Swing

Benny Goodman

5. The Boss

Bruce Springsteen

6. The First Lady of Song

Ella Fitzgerald

7. Satchmo

Louis Armstrong

8. The Hardest Working Man in Show Business

James Brown

9. The King of Pop

Michael Jackson

10. The Queen of Soul

Aretha Franklin


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Celebrity Chefs

Quiz 119 – Round 4 – Celebrity Chefs

Which celebrity chefs own or run the following restaurants?

1. The Hand & Flowers, Marlow

Tom Kerridge

2. Barbecoa, London

Jamie Oliver

3. Murano, Mayfair

Angela Hartnett

4. Plane Food, Heathrow Terminal 5

Gordon Ramsay

5. The Greyhound, Rotherfield Peppard, Henley-on-Thames

Antony Worrall Thompson

6. Tom’s Kitchen, South Kensington

Tom Aikens

7. Benares, Berkeley Square, London

Atul Kochhar

8. The Coach House, Kentisbury Grange Hotel, North Devon

Michael Caines

9. The Walnut Tree, near Abergavenny

Shaun Hill

10. The Waterside Inn, Bray

Michel and Albert Roux founded the restaurant, it is now owned by Alain Roux


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Famous Davids

Quiz 116 – Round 1 – Picture Round

Famous Davids picture quiz. In this week’s picture round you will find images of ten different men known as David or Dave. Can you identify them?

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1. David Schwimmer

gdcgraphics [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

2. David Tennant

By Rach from Tadcaster, York, England – David Tennant & Euros Lyn, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=36733349

3. David Lynch

By No machine-readable author provided. Nikita~commonswiki assumed (based on copyright claims). – No machine-readable source provided. Own work assumed (based on copyright claims)., CC BY-SA 2.5-2.0-1.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=390708

4. David Crosby

By David Gans [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

5. David Niven

By Allan warren (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

6. David Frost

By Robert D. Ward – Cropped from http://www.defenselink.mil/photos/newsphoto.aspx?newsphotoid=6696, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2130761

7. David Bailey

By Copyright holder release per the OTRS ticket – Wikipedia:Contact us/Photo submission, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=22650739

8. David Cassidy

By Allan warren (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

9. Dave Myers

This photo is a cropped version of ‘Sue with the Hairy Bikers‘ by Yew Tree House and is used under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 license https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/

10. David Gilmour

By user:Xett, originally Andy MacLarty. – Originally posted to Flickr as Mr Gilmore looking happy (erm?), CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3607806








TV Character Quiz

Quiz 116 – Round 6 – TV and Film

TV Character Quiz – How well do you know your British TV shows and characters? We will give you the name of an actor and a UK TV show they star/starred in. You need to give us the name of the character they play/played in the show.

1. David Tennant in ‘Broadchurch’

Alec Hardy

2. Philip Glenister in ‘Life on Mars’

Gene Hunt

3. Jenny Agutter in ‘Call the Midwife’

Sister Julienne

4. Sarah Lancashire in ‘Happy Valley’

Catherine Cawood

5. Bill Pertwee in ‘Dad’s Army’

Chief Warden Hodges

6. Jane Horrocks in ‘Absolutely Fabulous’


7. Ardal O’Hanlon in ‘Father Ted’

Father Dougal McGuire

8. Helen Mirren in ‘Prime Suspect’

DCI Jane Tennison

9. Danny O’Carroll in ‘Mrs Brown’s Boys’

Buster Brady

10. Wendy Richard in ‘Are You Being Served?’

Miss Shirley Brahms


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Celebrity Deaths 2016

2016 Quiz – Round 1 – Picture Round

Although not the cheeriest of topics, this round is all about celebrity deaths 2016. Sadly a great number of famous faces have passed away this year and this year’s picture round is a selection of ten celebrities who we have lost throughout the course of the year. Unfortunately we can only include ten people below, however the intention of this quiz is as a mark of respect and our way of remembering all those we have lost during the course of the year.

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1. Gene Wilder

By Caroline Bonarde Ucci, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3328997

2. Denise Robertson

By Virgin Trains East Coast (Virgin Trains East Coast Media Centre) [CC BY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

3. Paul Daniels

[CC BY-SA 3.0 de (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/de/deed.en)], via Wikimedia Commons

4. Leonard Cohen

By Rama – Own work, CC BY-SA 2.0 fr, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=53381865

5. Fidel Castro

By Photo: Antonio Milena – ABrEditing: Lucas (crop, blur, retouch, color, modify) – This image, CC BY 3.0 br, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=11722550

6. Sir Terry Wogan

By Julie anne Johnson from Cheltenham, UK (Terry Wogan°○●○•°) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

7. Victoria Wood

By MAG (Mines Advisory Group) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

8. Alan Rickman

By Marie-Lan Nguyen – cropped from File:Alan Rickman after Seminar (3).jpg, which originally came from [1], CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=46584128

9. Ronnie Corbett

By William melotti (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

10. Muhammad Ali

By World Economic Forum from Cologny, Switzerland – World Economic Forum Annual Meeting Davos 2006, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=49225453


2016 Celebrity Quiz

2016 Quiz – Round 5 – Celebrities

2016 Celebrity Quiz – How well can you remember the big celebrity stories of 2016?

1. What is the name of the American actress who started dating Prince Harry this year?

Meghan Markle

2. Which of David and Victoria Beckham’s children has released a 2016 Christmas single?

Cruz Beckham

3. In which city was Kim Kardashian when she was robbed at gunpoint in October this year?


4. Who is the only one of the four ‘British Bake Off’ presenters who has signed a contract to continue when the show moves over to Channel 4?

Paul Hollywood

5. What is the name of the musical which has been written by Gary Barlow and Tim Firth and is based on the hugely successful true story of the Yorkshire ‘Calendar Girls’?

The Girls

6. In which supermarket was the Queen photographed when she visited the Dorset village of Poundbury this October?


7. James Corden’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’ has been hugely successful but which guest’s appearance has ended up being the most-viewed viral YouTube video of the year?


8. Which two Olympic gold medal-winning Team GB cyclists were married on 24th September?

Jason Kenny and Laura Trott

9. Which supermodel did Edina and Patsy accidentally knock into the Thames in Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie?

Kate Moss

10. Which former member of One Direction is rumoured to be expecting a baby with Cheryl Cole?

Liam Payne


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WAGs Quiz

Quiz 112 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture quiz is a selection of WAGs of well-known footballers. There is as option on how to run this round. You can either ask contestants to name the WAG or alternatively the footballer they are married to or associated with.

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1. Victoria Beckham (David Beckham)

By Tawny Kate-aen from San Antonio, TX, USA – IMG_03540, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3248542

2. Shakira (Gerard Piqué)

By Marcello Casal Jr/Agência Brasil – Agência Brasil, CC BY 3.0 br, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=38020253

3. Danielle Bux/Lineker (former wife of Gary Lineker)

This is a cropped version of “Danielle Lineker and Gary Lineker,” ©2010 Liton Ali, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/

4. Abbey Clancy/Crouch (Peter Crouch)

By Dell Inc. [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

5. Danielle Lloyd/O’Hara (Was married to Jamie O’Hara and previously dated Marcus Bent, Jermaine Defoe and allegedly had an affair with Teddy Sheringham)

By SPakhrin (Shooter – Movie premiere) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

6. Ana Ivanovic (Bastian Schweinsteiger)

By Tatiana from Moscow, Russia (Ana Ivanovic) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

7. Jamelia (Darren Byfield)

By david mbiyu/sixoone.com from London, UK – DSC00175, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=16267400

8. Frankie Sandford/Bridge (Wayne Bridge)

By rosieecr (Flickr: THE SATURDAYS) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

9. Christine Bleakley (Frank Lampard)

Austenlennon at English Wikipedia [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

10. Louise Redknapp (Jamie Redknapp)

By damo1977 [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons



famous duos

Quiz 111 – Round 6 – Famous Duos

The following are all famous duos, either real or fictional. They could be comedy partners, crime partners or singing partners. They are well-known by their surnames, but do you know their first names?

1. Cannon and Ball

Tommy Cannon and Bobby Ball

2. Starsky and Hutch

David Starsky and Kenneth Hutchinson

3. Cagney and Lacey

Christine (Chris) Cagney and Mary Beth Lacey

4. Laurel and Hardy

Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy

5. Hall & Oates

Daryl Hall and John Oates

6. Randall and Hopkirk

Jeffrey (Jeff) Randall and Martin (Marty) Hopkirk

7. French and Saunders

Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders

8. Mulder and Scully

Fox Mulder and Dana Scully

9. Dalziel and Pascoe

Andrew (Andy) Dalziel and Peter Pascoe

10. Doctor Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Henry Jekyll and Edward Hyde






Picture Round

Quiz 105 – Round 1 – Picture Round

The following picture round includes a selection of female singers. Can you identify them? Click on the grey box below to download the PDF picture round.





1. Shania Twain

By Sara Collaton, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=15789291

2. P!nk

By Joel Telling – http://www.flickr.com/photos/joeltelling/178910487/in/set-72157594183263131/, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=1834277

3. Janis Joplin

By Grossman Glotzer Management Corporation – eBay itemphoto frontphoto back, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=19457241

4. Ariana Grande

By Melissa RoseThis is a retouched picture, which means that it has been digitally altered from its original version. Modifications: cropped. The original can be viewed here: ArianaGrandeDecember2013.jpg. Modifications made by C.Koltzenburg. – →This file has been extracted from another file: ArianaGrandeDecember2013.jpg, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=32653652

5. Gladys Knight

By Joost Evers / Anefo (Nationaal Archief) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

6. Katy Perry

By Ali Shaker/VOA – http://www.voanews.com/media/photogallery/3439763.html, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=50387533

7. Lily Allen

By Andrew – Flickr, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2290560

8. Dionne Warwick

By Leslie Rae from Sleepy Hollow, New York, USA – Flickr, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=1034565

9. Amy Winehouse

By berlinfotos – http://flickr.com/photos/94363005@N00/375924857, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=1849364

10. Jennifer Hudson

David Torcivia [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons



Quiz 105 – Round 4 – Celebrities

1. X Factor success story Rylan Clark married which former Big Brother contestant in 2015?

Dan Neal

2. Which ex Beverly Hills 90210 star revealed that she has been battling breast cancer since February 2015?

Shannen Doherty

3. Which American actor received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in July 2016?

Michael Keaton

4. According to the Official Chart Show, Drake spent 15 weeks at number 1 in the Summer of 2016 with which song?

One Dance

5. What was the name of Caroline Aherne’s character in “The Royle Family”?

Denise Royle

6. Name the 3 remaining members of Take That.

Mark Owen, Gary Barlow and Howard Donald

7. Who was the first presenter of the X Factor in the UK?

Kate Thornton

8. Hollywood actress Margot Robbie played Donna Freedman in which soap opera?


9. Name either of George Clooney’s wives.

Talia (Balsam) or Amal (Clooney, née Alamuddin)

10. Who was the first contestant to be evicted by public vote from Celebrity Big Brother UK 2016?

Grant Bovey





Picture Round

Quiz 104 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture quiz is a selection of famous people whose first names all begin with the letter ‘F.’ Please click on the grey box below to download the picture round PDF.





1. Fearne Cotton

By See Li from London, UK [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

2. Freddie Mercury

By FreddieMercurySinging21978.jpg: Carl Lenderderivative work: Lošmi – FreddieMercurySinging21978.jpg, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7798754

3. Farrah Fawcett

By Windmill Entertainment – cropped from File:Farrah_Fawcett_&_Craig_Nevius.jpg, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=24624449

4. Fernando Alonso

By Ann64 – Alonso, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=6594472

5. Florence Welch

By Becky-Sullivan [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

6. Faye Dunaway

By Akumiszcza – Own work, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4333863

7. Fiona Phillips

By University of Salford Press Office [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

8. Frances Bean Cobain

By Nikola.gauss (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

9. Frankie Valli

By SolarScott [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

10. Flo Rida

By Beyond the Barricade Photography [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons



Quiz 102 – Round 3 – Celebrities

Which part of their bodies did these famous celebrities (allegedly!) get insured? I have quoted figures in brackets for general interest purposes only – these quoted figures vary quite wildly according to different reports and none can be verified.

1. Taylor Swift

Legs ($40 million)

2. Kim Kardashian

Bottom ($21 million)

3. Bette Davis

Waist ($28,000)

4. Dolly Parton

Breasts ($3.8 million)

5. Keith Richards

Hands ($1.6 million)

6. Julia Roberts

Teeth ($30 million)

7. Bruce Springsteen

Vocal chords ($6 million)

8. Charlie Chaplin

Feet ($100,000)

9. Gene Simmons (Kiss)

Tongue ($1 million)

10. Joey Essex

Hair ($1 million)






Quiz 101 – Round 4 – Celebrities

1. What is the name of Marco Pierre White’s youngest son, who entered the Big Brother house in June 2016?

Marco Pierre White Jr.

2. Which former member of One Direction released his debut solo album, ‘Mind of Mine’, in March 2016?

Zayn Malik (Solo recordings released under his first name only)

3. Who did Andy Murray marry in November 2015?

Kim Sears

4. What was the surname of TOWIE’s Nanny Pat, who sadly passed away in December 2015 at the age of 80?


5. Wayne and Coleen Rooney welcomed their third son into the world in January 2016 but what did they name him?


6. When Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow announced their separation in 2014, they used a two-word euphemism for their split which attracted much media ridicule – what was it?

Conscious uncoupling

7. Which Australian actor played Thor in the 2011 film of the same name and two Avengers films to date?

Chris Hemsworth

8. ‘Are You Being Served’ will reappear on our screens in for a TV movie 2016, but who will play Mrs Slocombe?

Sherrie Hewson

9. What do Sissy Spacek, Quentin Crisp and Annie Lennox all have in common?

They were all born on Christmas Day

10. What was the name of the Cincinnati Zoo gorilla who reached celebrity status this year after it was shot and killed in order to protect a young boy who had fallen into its enclosure?







Quiz 95 – Round 6 – Celebrities

This round is all about famous fathers and daughters. We will give you the name of ten female celebrities and you need to tell us who their fathers are/were.

1. Miley Cyrus

Billy Ray Cyrus

2. Angelina Jolie

Jon Voight

3. Nicole Richie

Lionel Richie

4. Lily Allen

Keith Allen

5. Gabby Logan

Terry Yorath

6. Zoe Ball

Johnny Ball

7. Bridget Fonda

Peter Fonda

8. Norah Jones

Ravi Shankar

9. Eve Hewson


10. Nadia Sawalha

Nadim Sawalha


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