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Picture Round

Quiz 34 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture round is Radio 2 presenters from past and present. Download the picture quiz by hitting the grey button below and don’t forget to print out your answers too.

 

 

 

1. Jeremy Vine

This is a cropped version of “Jeremy Vine and Ford Ennals” © 2010 by James Cridland, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en. This cropped version is licensed under the same Creative Commons Attribution license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en.

2. Bob Harris

Bob Harris 1339,” © 2012 Mark Kent, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en

3. Elaine Paige

This is a cropped version of “With Elaine Paige and Annie Skates” © 2006 by Aunt Agatha, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en. This cropped version is licensed under the same Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en.

4. Jo Whiley

Jo Whiley – Electric Proms 2010,” © 2010 Paul Hudson, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en

5. Stuart Maconie

This is a cropped version of “Unique funeral exhibition launched” © 2010 by The Co-operative, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en. This cropped version is licensed under the same Creative Commons Attribution license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en.

6. Steve Lamacq

This is a cropped version of “Steve Lamacq, Jo Whiley and Zane Lowe backstage at BBC Introducing stage” © 2011 by Worthy FM, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en. This cropped version is licensed under the same Creative Commons Attribution license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en.

7. Diane Louise Jordan

Diane-Louise Jordan,” © 2009 Garry Knight, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en

8. Mark Kermode

Mark Kermode,” © 2009 by Shetland Arts, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.0/deed.en

9. Dermot O’Leary

IMG_1197,” © 2013 Stephen Shellard, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en

10. Claudia Winkleman

Claudia Winkleman,” © 2009 cellanr, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en

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Quiz 32 – Round 5 – Celebrities

This round is all about celebrity families. Who is being described each time?

1. Who is Gary Oldman’s sister, famous on our screens as Mo Harris in EastEnders?

Laila Morse

2. Who is Jeremy Vine’s comedian brother?

Tim Vine

3. Can you name all of Michael Jackson’s five brothers?

Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, Marlon and Randy

4. Who was Gloria Hunniford’s daughter, who sadly died from breast cancer in 2004?

Caron Keating

5. We all know that Kylie and Dannii Minogue are sisters, but can you name their cameraman brother?

Brendan Minogue

6. Who is Warren Beatty’s famous sister?

Shirley MacLaine

7. How many children does Paul McCartney have?

5 – Stella, James, Heather, Mary and Beatrice

8. Who is Angelina Jolie’s father?

Jon Voight

9. Who is Gwyneth Paltrow’s actress mother?

Blythe Danner

10. Name both of Emma Thompson’s parents.

Eric Thompson and Phyllida Law

 

 

 

 

Picture Round

Quiz 30 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture round is all about comedians. Click the grey button for the pictures and answers are underneath.

 

 

 

1. Bill Bailey

Bill Bailey on the Cow Bells,” © 2008 Nick Webb, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en_GB

2. Tim Minchin

Tim Minchin,” © 2007 Daniel, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en_GB

3. Barry Cryer

You’ll Have Had Your Tea – Hamish (Barry Cryer),” © 2006 Andy Davison, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en_GB

4. Peter Kay

Peter Kay comedy masterclass at University of Salford 12 December 2012,” © 2012 University of Salford Press Office, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en_GB

5.Hugh Dennis

Hugh Dennis at Third Sector Excellence Awards 2007,” © 2007 Howard Lake, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en_GB

6.Marty Feldman

Marty Feldman,”By AVRO (Beeld en Geluidwiki – Gallery: Mies en scène) [CC-BY-SA-3.0-nl (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/nl/deed.en)], via Wikimedia Commons

7. Noel Fielding

The Mighty Boosh,” © 2006 Ella Mullins, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en_GB

8. Jo Brand

Jo Brand, Belfast, 1994,” © 2009 Mark Granier, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en_GB

9.Rob Brydon

Rob Brydon,” © 2011 Walking With the Wounded, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en_GB

10. Omid Djalili

Omid Djalili Shankbone 2010 NYC,” © 2010 David Shankbone, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en_GB

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Quiz 25 – Round 2 – Celebrities

1. Which famous comedienne has dated both Jason Orange and Adrian Chiles since 2011?

Catherine Tate

2. Which Tory MP caused controversy when she appeared in ITVs ‘I’m A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here’ in 2012?

Nadine Dorries

3. Who said of Margaret Thatcher, following her death in April 2013; “They say ‘Cometh the hour, cometh the man’, well in 1979 came the hour and came the lady.”

David Cameron

4. Which performer hit the news in March 2013, after arriving on stage at the O2 Arena almost 2 hours late for his own concert?

Justin Bieber

5. Name the four actresses who played the main characters in the American hit show ‘Desperate Housewives’.

Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross and Eva Longoria

6. Whose roles have included ‘Allison’ in the 2008 film ‘Yes Man’ and ‘Jess’ in the US TV series ‘New Girl’?

Zooey Deschanel

7. Who married Justin Timberlake in Puglia, Italy in 2012?

Jessica Biel

8. Who came top of FHMs list of sexiest women in 2013?

Mila Kunis

9. Chris Moyles presented his last BBC Radio 1 Breakfast Show in September 2012 – who replaced him?

Nick Grimshaw

10. What was the name of the Korean rapper who hit the top of the UK charts in October 2012 with his huge hit ‘Gangnam Style’?

Psy

 

 

 

Picture Round

Quiz 22 – Round 1 – Picture Round

Can you identify which famous celebrities these dolls have been designed to represent? Print out your pictures using the link below and don’t forget to print out the answer too.

 

 

 

 

1. Sarah Jessica Parker

Doll,” © 2012 Greg nathanmac87, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en

2. Shakira

Shakira Barbie,” © 2013 Greg lil’_wiz, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.0/deed.en

3.Barack Obama

obama doll,” © 2008 dcblog, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.0/deed.en

4. Farrah Fawcett

This is an adaptation of “32/365 – Farrah Fawcett Barbie Doll” © 2012 by davidd, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en. This adaptation is licensed under the same Creative Commons Attribution license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en.

5. Michael Jackson

MICHAEL JACKSON DOLLS BLACK OR WHITE TIPOYOCK LIFE PICTURE,” © 2008 Greg Malcolm Jackson, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en

6. Justin Bieber

This is an adaptation of “Justin Bieber Barbie Doll” © 2010 by Emily Burnett, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en. This adaptation is licensed under the same Creative Commons Attribution license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en.

7. Hillary Clinton

hillary clinton doll,” © 2006 xmith xmith, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en

8. Cher

cher,” © 2009 simona, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en

9. Audrey Hepburn

This is an adaptation of “120/365 – Just a boy, standing in front of a girl, asking her to love him” © 2009 bybp6316, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en. This adaptation is licensed under the same Creative Commons Attribution license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en.

10. Freddie Mercury

This is an adaptation of “Freddie Mercury” © 2008 Stéfan, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en. This adaptation is licensed under the same Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en.

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Quiz 13 – Round 3 – Celebrities

Celebrity real names quiz – These are the real names of some famous celebrities – can you identify them?

1. Robert Zimmerman

Bob Dylan

2. Marvin Lee Aday

Meat Loaf

3. Allen Stewart Konigsberg

Woody Allen

4. Vincent Damon Furnier

Alice Cooper

5. Reginald Kenneth Dwight

Elton John

6. Marion Michael Morrison

John Wayne

7. Anna Mae Bullock

Tina Turner

8. Dana Elaine Owens

Queen Latifah

9. Harry Rodger Webb

Cliff Richard

10. George Alan O’Dowd

Boy George

 

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Celebrities

Quiz 12 – Round 4 – Celebrities

This round is all about celebrity marriages/partnerships. We will give you the name of a celebrity, you tell us who their famous other half is. And yes, we believe these partnerships are all still together as of 2017! (Recently updated) Let’s start easy:

1. Catherine Zeta Jones

Michael Douglas

2. Cheryl Cole

Liam Payne

3. Kanye West

Kim Kardashian

4. Ellen DeGeneres

Portia de Rossi

5. Sarah Jessica Parker

Matthew Broderick

6. Jamie Lee Curtis

Christopher Guest

7. Warren Beatty

Annette Bening

8. Felicity Huffman

William H. Macy

9. Will Smith

Jada Pinkett Smith

10. Tom Hanks

Rita Wilson

 

 

 

 

Pub Quiz Picture Round

Quiz 11 – Round 1 – Picture Round

Download your picture sheet by clicking on the grey box below – and don’t forget to print out your answers too!

 

 

1. Anthony Hopkins
Anthony Hopkins,” © 2010 gdcgraphics, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en
 
2. Noah Reid
Noah Reid,” © 2011 gdcgraphics, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en
3. James Caan
James Caan,” © 2011 gdcgraphics, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en
4. Bill Nighy
Bill Nighy,” © 2012 gdcgraphics, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en
5. Corey Monteith
Corey Monteith,” © 2011 gdcgraphics, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en
6. Kelly McGillis
Kelly McGillis,” © 2011 gdcgraphics, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en
7. Portia de Rossi
Portia De Rossi (before wedding Ellen DeGeneres),” © 2007 Pulicciano, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en
8. Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman,” © 2011 WEBN-TV, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.0/deed.en
9. Rachel McAdams
Toronto International Film Festival,” © 2007 jbach, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en
10. Natalie Portman
Natalie Portman,” © 2009 gdcgraphics, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en
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Quiz 6 – Round 6 – Celebrities

Round 6 is a ‘who am I?’ quiz. Imagining that the famous person is talking, they will describe themselves and their careers. You need to identify the famous person from the description.

1. Who am I? I was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, in 1961. I am a graduate of Columbia University and Harvard Law School. I ran for the United States Senate in 2004.

Barack Obama

2. I was born in Liverpool in 1940 and died in 1980. My first band was called ‘The Quarrymen’. In 2002, a BBC poll of the 100 Greatest Britons ranked me 8th.

John Lennon

3. I was born in Michigan in 1863. I was an American industrialist and I sponsored the development of the system of mass production and assembly-line manufacture. As owner of my own company, named after myself, I became one of the most famous and richest people in the world at the time.

Henry Ford

4. I was born in Bedford in 1929. I was a famous British actor, writer, critic and broadcaster, but I am best known for my comedy and my love of words. As well as writing and starring in a number of sitcoms, I was part of a double act sketch show from 1971 until 1986.

Ronnie Barker

5. I was born in Somerset in 1959 and am known for being a British businesswoman. At the age of 19 I moved to Italy and set up a glass and ceramics export agency. I now own ‘Fox Brothers’, a West Country textile mill and I regularly appear on TV alongside some of my contemporaries.

Deborah Meaden

6. I was born in Ulm, in Germany, in 1876. In 1895 I moved to Switzerland to study and in 1921 I won the Nobel Prize for Physics. I emigrated to the USA in 1933.

Albert Einstein.

7. I was born in Brighton in 1978 and was a child model. I modelled for a clothing line at age 13 and I later became a page 3 model. I have been married three times, appeared on a reality TV show and I applied to represent the UK in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2005.

Katie Price (Jordan)

8. I was born in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, in 1935. I am an actress, a singer and an author and I have published a children’s story book with my daughter. In the 2000 New Year’s Honours List I was made a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire

Julie Andrews

9. I was born in 1981 and my real Christian name is Kelendria. I found fame in the American group ‘Destiny’s child’ and in 2011 I became known for my role as a judge on the UK X Factor.

Kelly Rowland

10. I was born in southwest London in 1976 and I am known for my career in stand-up comedy. I released my autobiography, ‘Life and Laughing: My Story’ in 2010 and in the same year I became the youngest ever host of the Royal Variety Performance. I have also been a judge on ‘Britain’s Got Talent’.

Michael McIntyre

 

To download the ‘Who Am I Quiz’ as a PDF contestant question paper (so that questions do not therefore need to be read aloud), please click on the link below:

Who Am I Quiz