Quizzes: Ultimate Awards Trivia Challenge


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Question #1

How many Emmy nominations did unfortunate record holder Angela Lansbury receive as Best Drama Actress for "Murder, She Wrote" without a single win?

  14
  13
  12
  11
 
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Question #1

What character does Emmy-nominated actress Emilia Clarke play?

  Daenerys Targaryen
  Danaerys Targarien
  Danaeris Targarian
  Daeneris Targarean
 
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Who beat Meryl Streep in her first Best Actress race? 

  Jane Fonda
  Sally Field
  Katharine Hepburn
  Sissy Spacek
 
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For what film did Clark Gable win his only Best Actor Oscar? 

  "It Happened One Night"
  "Mutiny on the Bounty"
  "Gone With the Wind"
 
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Grace Kelly won an Oscar for which film?

  'The Country Girl'
  'Dial M for Murder'
  'Mogambo'
  'Rear Window'
 
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Bette Davis won two Academy Awards. One was for "Jezebel." What was the other?

  "All About Eve"
  "Dangerous"
  "Now, Voyager"
  "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?"
 
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How much did tickets cost to attend the first Oscar ceremony on May 16, 1929 at the Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood?

  Complimentary
  $5
  $10
  $20
  $25
 
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Katharine Hepburn is Oscar's biggest winner among actors. Her four trophies: "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner" (1967), "The Lion in Winter" (1968), "On Golden Pond" (1981) and …?

  "The African Queen" (1951)
  "Morning Glory" (1933)
  "The Philadelphia Story" (1940)
  "Suddenly, Last Summer" (1959)
 
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Which director has never had one of his movies win the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film?

 

   Ingmar Bergman
  Federico Fellini
  Akira Kurasowa
  Andrzej Wadja
 
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Which of the following men has never won a Golden Globe Award?
  Sean Connery
  Leonardo DiCaprio
  Kevin Spacey
  Mark Wahlberg
 
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For which role did Julia Roberts win her first Golden Globe?
  "Erin Brockovich"
  "Mystic Pizza"
  "Pretty Woman"
  "Steel Magnolias"
 
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Who called himself the "Tom Hanks of the Golden Globes" after winning his second trophy?
  Jim Carrey
  George Clooney
  Bill Murray
  John Travolta
 
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Who said, "I've loved being hated by you" when accepting an Oscar for an evil character?
  Kathy Bates, "Misery"
  Louise Fletcher, "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest"
  Anthony Hopkins, "Silence of the Lambs"
  Rod Steiger, "In the Heat of the Night"
 
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Denzel Washington has had five career Oscar nominations and two wins. For which film did he receive his first bid?
  "Cry Freedom"
  "Glory"
  "The Mighty Quinn"
  "A Soldier's Story"
 
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Which of the following has starred in the most Best Picture Oscar nominees?
  Russell Crowe
  Tom Hanks
  Jack Nicholson
  Meryl Streep
 
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Who called herself "just a girl from a trailer park who had a dream" when accepting an Oscar?
  Sissy Spacek, "Coal Miner's Daughter"
  Hilary Swank, "Million Dollar Baby"
  Marisa Tomei, "My Cousin Vinny"
  Reese Witherspoon, "Walk the Line"
 
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Other than his win for "On Golden Pond," Henry Fonda only had one other Oscar nomination for acting. What was the film?
  "The Grapes of Wrath"
  "Mister Roberts"
  "My Darling Clementine"
  "12 Angry Men"
 
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Who was the youngest Best Actress winner in Oscar history?
  Jodie Foster, "The Accused"
  Audrey Hepburn, "Roman Holiday"
  Marlee Matlin, "Children of a Lesser God"
  Gwyneth Paltrow, "Shakespeare in Love"
 
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Who called Academy members "nuts" when accepting his Oscar?
  Mel Gibson, "Braveheart"
  Jack Nicholson, "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest"
  Christopher Walken, "The Deer Hunter"
  Robin Williams, "Good Will Hunting"
 
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Who was the oldest actor or actress nominated for an Oscar?
  Gloria Stuart, "Titanic"
  Peggy Ashcroft, "A Passage to India"
  Richard Farnsworth, "The Straight Story"
  Ralph Richardson, "Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan"
 
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Cary Grant only received two Oscar nominations in his long career. One was for "None But the Lonely Heart." What was the other film?
  "Arsenic and Old Lace"
  "His Girl Friday"
  "Penny Seranade"
  "The Philadelphia Story"
 
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Humphrey Bogart won the Oscar for ...
  "Casablanca" (1942)
  "The African Queen" (1951)
  "The Maltese Falcon" (1941)
  "The Caine Mutiny" (1954)
 
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Who won Best Actress for her film debut?
  Julie Andrews, "Mary Poppins"
  Cher, "Moonstruck"
  Judy Holliday, "Born Yesterday"
  Diane Keaton, "Annie Hall"
 
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Who gave this acceptance speech: "This is the highlight of my day!"
  Christian Bale, "The Fighter"
  Sandra Bullock, "The Blind Side"
  Sean Penn, "Milk"
  Kevin Spacey, "American Beauty"
 
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Which movie had the most Oscar nominations (9) without a bid for Best Picture?
  'Dreamgirls'
  'The Poseidon Adventure'
  'They Shoot Horses, Don't They?'
  'Thoroughly Modern Millie'
 
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Which Emmy winner was so excited that they "felt four feet tall!"?
  Danny DeVito, "Taxi"
  Michael J. Fox, "Family Ties"
  Estelle Getty, "The Golden Girls"
  Rhea Perlman, "Cheers"
  Mickey Rooney, "Bill"
 
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Which of the following actors received a Kennedy Center Honors?
  Michael Douglas
  Harrison Ford
  Tom Hanks
  Peter O'Toole
  Robert Redford
 
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Which of these stars never won an Emmy?
  Katharine Hepburn
  Danny DeVito
  Barbara Bain
  Ozzie Nelson
 
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What show has received the most overall primetime Emmy nominations?
  Cheers
  E.R.
  Frasier
  Mary Tyler Moore Show
  Saturday Night Live
 
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Who gave this acceptance speech? - "Ah, Hollywood! All is forgiven!"
  Roseanne Barr, "Roseanne"
  Tina Fey, "20 Rock"
  Stephen Colbert, "The Colbert Report"
  Kiefer Sutherland, "24"
 
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