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Entertainment Questions


Films, music and TV shows are just some of the question topics in the Entertainment round. Film questions are always popular, especially when asking to name a character in a movie or which actor or actress appeared in certain films. The music questions range from naming the artist of an album to which year a certain song was released. Trivia from TV shows test the quiz player's knowledge of boxsets or those classic soaps.


Entertainment Questions and Answers
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Gary Moore and Phil Lynott were members of which rock band?
Thin Lizzy
Which movie won Steven Spielberg his first Oscar?
Schindler's List
What are the first 6 words of the Wet Wet Wet hit ‘Love is all around’?
I Feel It In My Fingers
On which island is the summer version of the UK reality TV series Love Island set?
Mallorca (Majorca)
In which year did Kylie Minogue release her debut album - 1983, 1988 or 1993?
1988
Carol McGiffin, Jane Moore and Denise Welch have made regular appearances on which TV show?
Loose Women
Which mythological creatures feature in the film, ‘The Lost Boys’?
Vampires
Comedian Tommy Cooper famously wore what kind of hat?
Fez
‘Piano Man’ was a 70’s hit by which singer?
Billy Joel
Whose Greatest Hits album has sold more copies, ABBA, Queen or Elton John?
ABBA
Which former X Factor contestant won Dancing on Ice in 2018?
Jake Quickenden
Which musical does ‘Hey Big Spender’ come from?
Sweet Charity
Who plays Meredith Grey is ‘Grey's Anatomy?’
Ellen Pompeo
Which year does Marty McFly travel back to in Back to the Future part 1?
1955
Which band had 90’s hits with ‘Beautiful Ones’ and ‘Trash’?
Suade
Who did Vogue Williams marry in 2018?
Spencer Matthews
What is the surname of Barney in How I Met Your Mother?
Stinson
Which actors real name was Marion Michael Morrison?
John Wayne
What is the name of the character played by Bruce Willis in Armageddon?
Harry Stamper
‘Lemonade’ was a 2016 album by which artist?
Beyonce
Who played Sheriff Jim Worth in the TV drama series Tin Star?
Tim Roth
Which 2000 film saw Arnold Schwarzenegger coming face to face with his clone?
The 6th Day
Which band had the 90’s hits ‘Canned Heat’ and ‘Cosmic Girl’?
Jamiroquai
Who starred alongside Jennifer Lawrence in the 2016 film Passengers?
Chris Pratt
Which cult TV series featured Kyle MacLachan as agent Dale Cooper?
Twin Peaks
Which member of the Beatles was born Richard Starkey?
Ringo Starr
Which actor starred alongside Rachel McAdams in The Time Travellers Wife?
Eric Bana
Which presenter hosts ‘The Chase’?
Bradley Walsh
What was the title of Adele’s first album?
19
Which actor plays Ian Beale in Eastenders?
Adam Woodyatt
Which actor plays Aquaman in the 2019 film?
Jason Momoa
Who directed Slumdog Millionaire?
Danny Boyle
What are the first 7 words of the Queen song ‘We Are The Champions’?
I’ve Paid My Dues Time After Time
Who plays Jack Ryan in the TV Series of the same name?
John Krasinski
In which musical would you find the song ‘One Night In Bangkok’?
Chess
Which actor played Mark Zuckerberg in the film ‘The Social Network’?
Jesse Eisenberg
Caleb Followill is the lead singer of which band?
Kings of Leon
In which TV series did Robson and Jerome first appear together?
Soldier Soldier
Which band had a 1976 hit with ‘Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel’?
Tavares
How long is the film Forrest Gump, 122, 142 or 162 minutes?
142
What is ‘Harvey’ in the movie starring James Stewart?
Giant Rabbit
In Home And Away, what was the first name of the character was played by Danni Minogue?
Emma
Who played Kim Bauer in ‘24’?
Elisha Cuthbert
What is the name of the 6ft 7in Pointless co-host?
Richard Osman
Which classic TV sitcom debuted as a West End show in February 2019?
Only Fools And Horses
Who provides the voice for the donkey in Shrek?
Eddie Murphy
Who played Emily Waltham in Friends?
Helen Baxendale
What colour was the train Edward in Thomas and the Tank Engine?
Blue
Which film won ‘Best Picture’ at the 2019 Oscars?
Green Book
Which band had a 1997 hit with ‘Kiss Me’?
Sixpence None The Richer
Who is Judy Garland’s famous daughter?
Liza Minnelli
Which actor plays Vincent Hubbard in Eastenders?
Richard Blackwood
Which film was the song ‘Mrs Robinson’ written for by Simon and Garfunkel?
The Graduate
From which musical would you find the song ‘Seasons of Love’?
Rent
Which group had a 90’s hit single with ‘Ebenezer Goode’?
The Shaman
Who is taller, Mick Jagger or Phil Collins?
Mick Jagger
Jake Gyllenhaal and Jamie Foxx stared in which Gulf War film?
Jarhead
Where did Billie Faiers marry Greg Shepherd?
The Maldives
Which romantic film has had a sequel produced for Red Nose day 2019?
Four Weddings And A Funeral
Which actor played Trigger in Only Fools and Horses?
Roger Lloyd-Pack
What was the first name of Julia Roberts’ character in Ocean’s 11?
Tess
What is the first name of any band member of Coldplay other than Chris Martin?
Jonny, Will, Guy or Phil
What are the first 5 words of the Don McLean hit American Pie?
A Long Long Time Ago
What is the surname of the Love Island contestant Jack who won the latest series with Dani Dyer?
Fincham
Which female singer had a 2018 hit with ‘Lost Without You’?
Freya Ridings
Who directed the 2019 Disney film ‘Dumbo’?
Tim Burton
In which sitcom would you find best friends Dermot and Buster?
Mrs Brown’s Boys
Which actor played Mick ‘Crocodile’ Dundee?
Paul Hogan
In which musical would you find the characters Bombalurina and Demeter?
Cats
Who won the Best Actress Oscar for the movie ‘Misery’?
Kathy Bates
What are the first two words of the song ‘My Way’?
And now
Who did David Bowie duet with when they performed ‘Dancing In The Street’?
Mick Jagger
For which company did Tom Hanks’ character work for in Castaway?
Fed Ex
What is the first name of the character played by Johnny Galecki in The Big Bang Theory?
Leonard
What was the title of the first Star Wars film to be released in 1977?
A New Hope
Which band had a 2006 hit with “I Don’t Feel Like Dancin”?
Scissor Sisters
What was the first name of the character played by Julia Roberts in Notting Hill?
Anna
Which West End musical won the Olivier Award for best New Musical in 2019?
Come From Away
In which year did the first Emmerdale Farm episode air - 1972, 1977 or 1982?
1972
Which song was No.1 in the UK first: All Saints - Pure Shores or Atomic Kitten - Whole Again?
All Saints - Pure Shores
What is Will’s surname in The Inbetweeners?
McKenzie
Who played Elton John in the 2019 film Rocketman?
Taron Egerton
Who is Eamonn Holmes married to?
Ruth Langsford
Which actress played Tom Cruise’s leading lady in Top Gun?
Kelly McGillis
Which Australian soap was aired first, Neighbours or Home & Away?
Neighbours
Heath Ledger and which other actor are the main characters in the film Brokeback Mountain?
Jake Gyllenhaal
Who has friends called Pie-Face and Curly, and a dog called Gnasher?
Dennis The Menace
Which actor played James Bond before Daniel Craig?
Pierce Brosnan
Which band had a 2006 hit with ‘Patience?
Take That
What is the first word of the song ‘My Heart Will Go On’?
Every
In which car racing film did Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman appear?
Days of Thunder
What was Star Wars Episode II called?
Attack of the Clones
What was ABBA’s only single to make Number One in the USA - Dancing Queen, Waterloo or S.O.S.?
Dancing Queen
Who presented the TV show ‘Fun House’ in the 1990’s?
Pat Sharp
What was the name of Michael J Fox’s character in the Back To The Future films?
Marty McFly
Which TV show has team captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton?
Have I Got News For You
What are the first two words of the Abba song ‘Waterloo’?
My my
Which 1995 film featured Michelle Pfeiffer as a teacher?
Dangerous Minds
Which actress played Rachel’s sister Amy in Friends?
Christina Applegate
‘Genie In A Bottle’ was the first number one hit for which artist?
Christina Aguilera
Which actress played Liam Neeson’s daughter in the movie Taken?
Maggie Grace
Who had a number one hit in 1985 with ‘A Good Heart’?
Feargal Sharkey
In which year were the A-Team sent to a prison by a military court for a crime they didn’t commit?
1972
What is the opening line of the Beatles song ‘Let it Be’?
When I Find Myself In Times Of Trouble
How many seasons of Game of Thrones were made?
8
Which actress’s real name is Julia Wells?
Julie Andrews
Which came first, The Only Way Is Essex or Made In Chelsea?
The Only Way Is Essex
What was the name of the character played by Paul Walker in the Fast and Furious movies?
Brian O'Conner
Which singer had an 80’s hit with ‘Bette Davis Eyes’?
Kim Carnes
How many actors have played James Bond in official movies up to 2019?
7
Which UK band had a 90’s hit with “You’re Gorgeous”?
Babybird
Which actor plays Alan Harper in Two And A Half Men?
Jon Cryer
What is the first name of the character played by Adam Sandler in ’50 First Dates’?
Henry
What are the first 7 words of the Bryan Adams song ‘Everything I do, I do It For You’?
Look Into My Eyes, You Will See
Which band had a 1983 hit with ‘Too Shy’?
Kajagoogoo
Which actress played Sue Sylvester in Glee?
Jane Lynch
Which 2011 film stared both Matt Damon and Emily Blunt?
The Adjustment Bureau
What are the first 6 words of the Righteous Brothers hit ‘You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling’?
You never close your eyes anymore
What is the name of the character played by Roy Scheider in the film Jaws?
Martin Brody
Who is the lead vocalist in the band Maroon 5?
Adam Levine
In which year was the film ‘The Godfather’ released - 1972, 1975 or 1978?
1972
In which fictional city is the show ‘Family Guy’ set?
Quahog
What are the first 5 words of the Elvis Presley hit ‘Suspicious Minds’?
We're caught in a trap
Anthony Stark is the alter-ego of which super-hero?
Iron Man
Which group with a palindromic name had a hit single that was also a palindrome?
Abba (SOS)
Which of Disney`s Seven Dwarfs wore glasses?
Doc
What was the full name of the character played by Tim Robbins in ‘The Shawshank Redemption’?
Andy Dufresne
What is the first line of the Michael Jackson hit ‘Smooth Criminal’?
As he came into the window
Which band had a 2011 hit with ‘Glad You Came’?
The Wanted
What is the first 5 words of the song ‘Mr Brightside’ by The Killers?
Coming out of my cage
Which 1959 film won 11 Oscars?
Ben-Hur
The characters Chuck Rhoades and Bobby Axelrod appear in which drama series?
Billions
What are the first four words of the Madonna hit ‘Material Girl’?
Some boys kiss me
Who played ‘John “Hannibal” Smith’ in the 2010 film ‘The A-Team’?
Liam Neeson
Which band had a 60’s hit with ‘My Generation’?
The Who
Who is the voice of ‘Lisa Simpson’?
Yeardley Smith
What is the first line of the Elvis Presley song ‘The Wonder of You’?
When no-one else can understand me
In Friends, which actress played the birth mother to Monica and Chandlers adopted twins?
Anna Faris
Which singer recently released the album “Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Extent”?
Lewis Capaldi
Which 2019 movie stars Himesh Patel, Lily James, Ed Sheeran and Kate McKinnon?
Yesterday
In which city was the TV series Breaking Bad set?
Albuquerque
Who was the voice of Princess Fiona in ‘Shrek 2’?
Cameron Diaz
What is the opening line to the song ‘Sex on Fire’ by Kings of Leon?
‘Lay where you're laying’
What was the first name of Matt Damon’s character in Ocean’s Eleven?
Linus
“Staying at Tamara’s” is an album by which artist?
George Ezra
What were the first names of the Chuckle Brothers?
Barry & Paul
Which actor played Idi Amin in the film ‘The Last King of Scotland’?
Forest Whitaker
Roger Waters and Dave Gilmour were members of which long standing group?
Pink Floyd
Which TV series features the doctors Terry Dubrow and Paul Nassif?
Botched
“Here at Horace Green” and “Dewey’s Confession” are songs from which musical?
School Of Rock
Which presenter hosts the game show ‘Tenable’?
Warwick Davis
Who played Adam Sandler’s wife in the movie Click?
Kate Beckinsale
Which UK band had a 2011 album titled ‘No More Idols’?
Chase & Status
What is the first line of the Adele song ‘Someone Like You’?
I heard, that you're settled down
What is the name of the American drama series which features Montego Air Flight 828?
Manifest
Who plays Spider-man in the film Spider-man: Far From Home?
Tom Holland
What is the first line of the song ‘Stand By Me’ by Ben E King?
When the night has come
Which actress played Lorraine McFly in Back To The Future?
Lea Thompson
What was the name of the first album released by The Killers?
Hot Fuss
Which film took the most money at the box office in 2018 - Aquaman, Bohemian Rhapsody or Venom?
Aquaman
What was the first name of the character played by Tom Cruise in Rain Man?
Charles (Charlie)
Who had a 1981 hit with ‘Jessie’s Girl’?
Rick Springfield
Who played Uncle Albert in ‘Only Fools and Horses’?
Buster Merryfield
‘Angel of Music’ is a song from which musical?
The Phantom of The Opera
Which actor plays the hero in the new movie ‘Angel has Fallen’?
Gerard Butler
What is the name of Simba’s wicked uncle in The Lion King?
Scar
Who sang ’99 Red Balloons’?
Nena
Who walks down the street in the opening lines of the song ‘Another One Bites The Dust’ by Queen?
Steve
Of what race was the paternal side of Mr Spock?
Vulcan
Which well-known actor provides the voice for Sideshow Bob in The Simpsons?
Kelsey Grammer