Mums & Dads
1 Ma! (He’s Makin’ Eyes At Me) was a top 10 hit for which child star in 1974?
2 Gwyneth Paltrow is a mother of 2 children, one of which is named after which fruit?
3 The daddy long legs is the common name for which insect?
4 Dr Heathcliffe Huxtable was the father of 5 children in which American sitcom of the 80s & 90s?
5 Who played the Father of the Bride in the 1950 film & the 1991 remake?
6 What colour flag is used to tell a driver that he is about to be lapped by a quicker driver & to let him overtake?
7 Which female swimmer, commentator & TV presenter won a silver medal at the 1980 Olympics?
8 Whose Premier League stadium was demolished at the end of the 2016-17 season?
9 Quorum & Mared were the sire & dam of which famous racehorse?
10 Which football team did David Beckham play for in the USA & what is the name of the football club he owns in Florida?
11 What was Arkwright’s first name in Open All Hours?
12 On whose TV satirical show did Barker, Ronnie Corbett & John Cleese do the famous “class” sketch where Barker was middle class?
13 In Porridge, Barker played Fletcher – what was his daughter’s name who eventually pairs up with Godber?
14 In real life, when he retired, he ran what kind of shop in Chipping Norton for 10 years?
15 Can you name 3 other items other than 4 candles that Barker asks for in the famous sketch?
16 Which classic film from a Stephen King novel features the Overlook Hotel in Colorado?
17 Who played the babysitter in the 1978 film Halloween?
18 Child’s Play introduced which horror character to the screen?
19 What name connects The Omen with Only Fools & Horses?
20 Who played the policemen in the original Wicker Man in 1973 & the remake in 2006?
21 Mrs Goggins was the postmistress in which children’s Tv series?
22 From which language does the word algebra originate?
23 Who wrote the Simon Templar novels?
24 In which European city would you find the Rialto bridge?
25 The painter Degas was best known for his paintings of which form of entertainment?
26 Desmond Llewelyn, John Cleese & Ben Wishaw have all played which role in Bond films?
27 Which bird is often seen in the sky doing murmurations?
28 The logo of which film company features a boy fishing from a crescent moon?
29 Occidental is the opposite of what word also starting with “O”?
30 John Wayne wore a toupee in all his films from 1948 until his death – true or false?
1 Lena Zavaroni
3 Crane fly
4 The Cosby Show
5 Spencer Tracy & Steve Martin
7 Sharron Davies
8 Tottenham Hotspur (White Hart Lane)
9 Red Rum
10 LA Galaxy & Inter Miami
12 David Frost (The Frost Report)
14 Antique Shop
15 Plugs, Saw tips, O’s, Peas, Pumps
16 The Shining
17 Jamie Lee Curtis
20 Edward Woodward & Nicholas Cage
21 Postman pat
23 Leslie Charteris
Q Which long-running TV series was based on books by Dominic Rhea?
Number Guess (Nearest wins)
Q Patisserie Valerie has how many stores in the UK?