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Monday, 18 May 2015
10 More Questions on Entertainment
Here are 10 more questions in the WQC Entertainment category.
Hope you enjoy..............
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?
3.Which Russian choreographer (1880-1942) worked onballets such 'Le Carnaval' and
'Chopiniana',but is perhaps best known for choreographing 'The Dying Swan' for
4.Despite receiving many awards during his career, the musical
composer Andrew-Lloyd Webber has won just one Academy Award, doing so in1996.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'?
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'?
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?
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'?
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?