Entertainment 23

From the quiz on 8/12/15. Download the audio for questions 3 and 6 here.

  1. Kathryn Bigelow’s 2012 film Zero Dark Thirty chronicles the USA’s decade-long hunt for which wanted man? Osama bin Laden

  2. Which English actor, perhaps best known for his appearances in The Fast Show, hosts the BBC quiz show The Link and plays Arthur Weasley in the Harry Potter films? Mark Williams

  3. **To which long-running Radio 4 programme is this the theme tune? Desert Island Discs

  4. In Thunderbirds, what is the full name of Lady Penelope’s butler and chauffeur? Aloysius Parker

  5. By what name, after a Japanese video game company, is the cheat code ↑ ↑ ↓ ↓ ← → ← → B A (Start) more commonly known? Konami code

  6. **What is the title of this song, and from which musical does it come? The Music of the Night, from The Phantom of the Opera

  7. In the 1997 film Bean, Mr Bean flies to Grierson art gallery in Los Angeles and accidentally ruins which classic painting? Whistler’s Mother

  8. The phrase ‘bunny boiler’, referring to a woman who is emotionally unstable and vengeful as a result of being spurned, originates from a scene in which 1987 film? Fatal Attraction

  9. Which female English comedian created, wrote and starred in the BBC sitcom Dinnerladies? Victoria Wood

  10. Before finding fame as a music mogul, Simon Cowell worked as a runner on which Stanley Kubrick film, where his duties included polishing the antagonist’s axe? The Shining

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