TV and En­ter­tain­ment

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1. Bene­dict Cum­ber­batch ap­peared on the sil­ver screen play­ing the role of World War II code­breaker Alan Tur­ing. What was the name of the movie? 2. Cil­lian Murphy reprised his role as gang leader Thomas Shelby in the BBC drama Peaky Blin­ders but which fel­low Hol­ly­wood star ap­peared along­side him as London gang­ster Al­fie Solomon? 3. Who won Celebrity Big Brother 2014? 4. Who won ac­claim for her por­trayal of Cilla Black in the three-part ITV drama Cilla? 5. Which movie won the Os­car for Best Movie? 6. In which Euro­pean coun­try did Kanye West marry Kim Kar­dashian? 7. Au­di­ences were stunned by the shock exit of the character Will Gard­ner in The Good Wife. What hap­pened to him? 8. Name the win­ner (au­thor and ti­tle) of the Man Booker Prize for Fic­tion in 2014? 9. Dur­ing the Os­car cer­e­mony, Ellen De­generes tem­po­rar­ily ‘broke’ Twit­ter and posted what would be­come the most retweeted tweet of all time. What was it? 10. Who was the first to be voted out of the jun­gle in I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here? 11. Woody Har­rel­son and Matthew McConaughey starred to­gether in which highly-ac­claimed, new Amer­i­can drama? 12. Who won The Voice of Ire­land? 13. Name the iconic Bri­tish co­me­dian and ac­tor who passed away sud­denly in June fol­low­ing an ‘acute car­diac event’. 14. Who gave a pow­er­ful speech about fem­i­nism and gen­der equal­ity at the UN head­quar­ters in New York in Septem­ber? 15. Which A-listers an­nounced that they would be in­volved in some ‘con­scious un­cou­pling’ back in March? 16. Late in the year, cin­e­mas wel­comed the re­union of Jim Car­rey and Jeff Daniels in the se­quel to their hugely suc­cess­ful 1994 com­edy. What is that se­quel called? 17. Fran shot Siob­han in the se­ries fi­nale of Love/Hate. True or false? 18. Ben Af­fleck and Rosamund Pike teamed up on screen in the high-sus­pense thriller Gone Girl but who wrote the best-sell­ing book on which the movie was based? 19. Aimee Keogh got the shock of her life on the Late Late Toy Show when one of her he­roes crept up to sur­prise her as she was demon­strat­ing how to use SingStar to host Ryan Tubridy. Who was it? 20. What was the high­est gross­ing movie in the UK as of De­cem­ber 1? The In­be­tween­ers 2 or The Lego Movie?

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