1: Which Hollywood, California born actor is known for starring in films including Inception, The Wolf of Wall Street and The Departed, amongst others?
2: Who was the Greek god of the Sea?
3: Which soul singer enjoyed fleeting success in the UK as the first winner of the TV series X-Factor?
4: Which actress won the 1981 Academy Award for Best Actress aged seventy-four for her role in the film On a Golden Pond?
5: At 119 miles long, what is the name of Scotland’s longest river?
6: Julie Walters starred alongside which British actor in the film adaptation of Willy Russell’s Educating Rita?
7: Vince Gilligan created and produced which successful American TV series starring Bryan Cranston?
8: Woman with a Hat’ and ‘Nu Bleu’ are notable works by which French painter?
9: ‘Salome’ and ‘An Ideal Husband’ are plays by which Dublin born playwright?
10: Which member of the British royal family was born on 10th June, 1921?
11: Songwriter Billy Steinberg spent more than a year attempting to find someone to record which song before it was accepted by Madonna?
12: British radio broadcaster Simon Bates is best associated with which feature item where he read out tragic stories?
13: The Semmering is a mountain pass in which mountain range? a) The Himalayas b) The Alps c) Pyranees
14: Yuri Gagarin was the first man to orbit the earth. What was the name of his spacecraft?
15: What 3 colours are on the Argentinian flag?
16: In astronomy the term Planet is taken from ancient Greek. What is the literal meaning in English?
17: Which former American sportsman is best known by his initials MJ?
18: Which lake is divided amongst four African countries and is estimated to be the second largest freshwater lake by volumne in the world?
19: Oklahoma, Colorado, Nebraska and Missouri all share a border with which US states?
20: Which British actor who starred as Jimmy in the film Quadrophenia later appeared in Blur’s video for the single Parklife?
1: Leonardo DiCaprio
3: Steve Brookstein
4: Katharine Hepburn
5: River Tay
6: Michael Caine
7: Breaking Bad
8: Henri Matisse
9: Oscar Wilde
10: Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
11: Like a Virgin
12: Our Tune
13: b) The Alps
14: Vostok I
15: Blue, White, and Gold
16: Wandering Star
17: Michael Jordan
18: Lake Tanganyika
20: Phil Daniels