Entertainment 58

From the quiz on 13/6/17. Download the audio for Q5 here.

  1. Introduced in series 8 of Britain’s Got Talent, what colour is the buzzer that sends an auditionee straight to the live semi-finals? Gold(en)

  2. In which country was the theatrical company Cirque du Soleil founded in 1984? Canada

  3. Which 1973 film directed by Sidney Lumet stars Al Pacino as the title character, an honest policeman who fearlessly investigates corruption in the NYPD? Serpico

  4. The E4 drama Skins follows a group of teenagers growing up in which English city? Bristol

  5. **This is the theme of one of the protagonists of which RPG released for the PlayStation in 1997? Final Fantasy VII

  6. In the 1994 film Speed, the bomb-rigged bus explodes if its speed drops below how many mph? 50mph

  7. Which English actor’s many film roles include Cassio in Othello (1965), Arthur Clennam in Little Dorrit, Franklyn Madson in Dead Again, the voice of Nicodemus in The Secret of NIMH, and Cosmo Lang in The King’s Speech? Derek Jacobi

  8. The soundtrack to the Pixar movie WALL·E features two songs — Put on Your Sunday Clothes and It Only Takes a Moment — from which 1969 musical film? Hello, Dolly!

  9. Which 2013 film, starring Tom Hanks in the title role, is inspired by the real-life hijacking of MV Maersk Alabama by Somali pirates in 2009? Captain Phillips

  10. Which American comedian and actor plays the title character, Jerry Seinfeld, in the US sitcom Seinfeld? Jerry Seinfeld

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