Sunday, November 14, 2010

Trivia Time - Part 58 - the Answers

Who Are We? We met by accident at the barbershop at Universal Studios. One of us had just been fired, while the career of the other was on the rise. One of us leaned over to the other and said, "Hey, would you be interested in doing a TV show for me?" Between the two of us, we changed the face of television, films and popular music. Who Are We?

Answer: Blake Edwards and Henry Mancini

3. Name the TV show mentioned in Who Are We?.

Answer: Peter Gunn

4. What do these three films have in common: White Heat, Forever Amber, and Random Harvest?

Answer: Margaret Wycherly

6. Name a great star of stage and screen who had a recurring role as him/herself in this late '60s/early '70s TV series? Name the series, too.

Answer: Ethel Merman, That Girl

7. In this TV series third season opener, it lampooned its major time slot opposition. Name the show and the opposition.

Answer: Rip Tide and Moonlighting

9. Name the other co-stars of the film in #8.

Answer: David Niven, Donald Crisp, Melville Cooper, Barry Fitzgerald

1 comment:

  1. I worry about myself sometimes -- you everything short of sending Margaret Wycherly to my house for that answer, and then I boinked out with her on the other question. How old do you have to be to get dementia?