Monday, 18 May 2015

10 More Questions on Entertainment

Here are 10 more questions in the WQC Entertainment category.

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1. Occurring in December 2010,which 2002 British film starring Keira Knightley and Jonathan Rhys Myers, was the first western hemi-sphere film to be aired on North Korean state television ?               

Bend It Like Beckham

2.Prominent in the latter half of the 1970s,especially in the US and Japan, they were one of the first all-girl punk bands. Releasing albums including 'Queens of Noise' and 'Waitin' For The Night', they were also the subject of a 2010 biopic starring Dakota Fanning and Kristen Stewart. What is the name of this band, whose members included Sandy West, Lita Ford, Cherie Currie and Joan Jett?            
The Runaways

3.Which Russian choreographer (1880-1942) worked on  ballets such 'Le Carnaval' and 'Chopiniana',but is perhaps best known for choreographing 'The Dying Swan' for Anna Pavlova?                
Michel Fokine

4.Despite receiving many awards during his career, the musical composer Andrew-Lloyd Webber has won just one Academy Award, doing so in  1996.Which song won him (and Tim Rice) the award?              
You Must Love Me (from 'Evita')

5. (Picture) Spawning the singles 'Boom Clap', 'Break the Rules' and 'Doing It' ,which English singer and songwriter released the globally successful 2014 album, 'Sucker'?       
Charlie XCX (aka Charlotte Aitchison)

6.Basing it on Puccini's opera, La bohème, which American composer wrote the music and lyrics to the smash hit Broadway musical, 'Rent'?
Jonathan Larson

7.After appearing in 3 episodes of the BBC drama series 'Casualty', he made his first big screen appearance as a rent boy in the biopic 'Wilde'. As well as roles in two of the biggest grossing films of all-time, he has had roles in 'Black Hawk Down', 'Troy' and 'Ned Kelly. Which actor is this?          
Orlando Bloom

8.Which German composer, conductor, and founder of the Vienna Philharmonic orchestra, is best known for his operatic version of Shakespeare's comedy, 'The Merry Wives of Windsor'?            
(Carl)Otto Nicolai

9.In which US city were the television shows 'Cold Case', 'Boy Meets World' and 'Thirtysomething' all set?         

10. (Pictured right) A 'Hiplife' artist, he recorded three albums with Ghanaian national football team captain, Asamoah Gyan. In 2014, he was tragically presumed drowned after a jet ski accident, whilst on holiday with the Gyan brothers in the Volta estuary. Sharing his stage name with a famous Caribbean statesman, under what name did Theophilus Tagoe perform?               
Castro (de Destroyer)