Entertainment 34

From the quiz on 7/6/16. Download the audio for Q5 here.

  1. SpongeBob SquarePants lives “in a pineapple under the sea” in which fictional submarine city? Bikini Bottom

  2. Which English dramatist created the musical Blood Brothers and wrote the plays Educating Rita and Shirley Valentine, as well as the screenplays on which their film adaptations are based? Willy Russell

  3. What animal is Sly Cooper in the series of stealth-platform games of the same name originally developed by Sucker Punch? Raccoon

  4. Which two TV presenters were the original (and most regular) team captains on the ITV2 panel show Celebrity Juice? Fearne Cotton and Holly Willoughby

  5. **“You unlock this door with the key of imagination. Beyond it is another dimension. A dimension of sound. A dimension of sight. A dimension of mind. You’re moving into a land of both shadow and substance — of things and ideas” is one of the many variant openings of which US TV series first broadcast between 1959 and 1964?  The Twilight Zone

  6. A ‘brony’ is an adult male fan of which children’s animated TV series set in the fictional land of Equestria? My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic

  7. What is the name of the World of Warcraft player character who, in an infamous video from 2005, shouts his own name and charges into a room full of dragons in Upper Blackrock Spire, ultimately causing the death of the entire party? Leeroy Jenkins

  8. On April Fool’s Day 1957, the BBC broadcast a three-minute Panorama special purporting to show a family farm in Switzerland harvesting which food from trees? Spaghetti

  9. What is the name of the self-styled Mistress of the Dark (played by American actress Cassandra Peterson) who is perhaps best-known for hosting the B-grade horror movie presentation show Movie Macabre from 1981 to 93? Elvira

  10. In which 1950 film directed by Akira Kurosawa do a woodcutter named Kikori, a priest named Tabi Hōshi and a bandit named Tajōmaru all give conflicting accounts of the murder of a samurai and the rape of his wife? Rashōmon

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