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The Palm Beach Post - TV Post - - Saturday Evening - BY JOHN CROOK

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1) Emma Thomp­son guest starred on “Cheers” as a char­ac­ter named Nanny Gee, who was re­vealed to be the first wife of which char­ac­ter? 2) Thomp­son won a 1992 Academy Award as best ac­tress for her ac­claimed per­for­mance in what movie adap­ta­tion of an E.M. Forster mas­ter­piece? 3) Thomp­son’s leading man from that same movie re­united with her for an­other crit­i­cally ac­claimed film, “The Re­mains of the Day.” Who was he? 4) A 1998 Emmy went to Thomp­son for her hi­lar­i­ous guest ap­pear­ance on what ABC sit­com, in which she pre­tended to be a clos­eted Amer­i­can les­bian? 5) Thomp­son kept that faux-Yank ac­cent in “Pri­mary Col­ors,” the 1998 po­lit­i­cal satire in which she played a char­ac­ter trans­par­ently based on which U.S. first lady? 6) Thomp­son re­united with her “Pri­mary Col­ors” di­rec­tor for the 2001 HBO pro­duc­tion “Wit.” Who is he? 7) Many U.S. view­ers first took no­tice of Thomp­son back in the late 1980s on PBS, where she played Har­riet Pringle in the crit­i­cally ac­claimed minis­eries “For­tunes of War.” Who played Har­riet’s hus­band? 8) Thomp­son took home an Os­car for work­ing on “Sense and Sen­si­bil­ity” in what ca­pac­ity? screen­play. the adapted She 8)

mar­ried later she whom Branagh, Kenneth 7)

Ni­chols Mike 6) Clin­ton Rod­ham Hil­lary 5)

Ellen”“4) Hop­kins Anthony 3)

End” Howards“2) Crane Frasier Dr. 1)

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