How Well Do You Know Paul Giamatti?

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How Well Do You Know Paul Giamatti? - Quiz

Smart and talented, actor Paul Giamatti has his fair share of memorable and unforgettable movie portrayals. While he doesn't always have the starring role, Paul Giamatti still shines on the big screen. Take our quiz to see how well you know actor, Paul Giamatti.  


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Paul Giamatti's role in "American Splendor" was about which well-known comic book writer?

    • A.

      Stan Lee

    • B.

      Frank Miller

    • C.

      Harvey Pekar

    • D.

      Jack Kirby

    Correct Answer
    C. Harvey Pekar
    Explanation
    In the film "American Splendor," Paul Giamatti portrayed the role of Harvey Pekar, a well-known comic book writer. The movie is based on Pekar's own autobiographical comic book series of the same name. Pekar gained recognition for his unique and honest storytelling style, which focused on everyday life and the struggles of ordinary people. His work in "American Splendor" brought him widespread acclaim and solidified his status as a prominent figure in the comic book industry.

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  • 2. 

    Which actor starred opposite of Paul Giamatti in the movie, "The Illusionist"?

    • A.

      Ryan Reynolds

    • B.

      Edward Norton

    • C.

      Keanu Reeves

    • D.

      Christian Bale

    Correct Answer
    B. Edward Norton
    Explanation
    Edward Norton starred opposite Paul Giamatti in the movie "The Illusionist."

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  • 3. 

    Which former U.S. President did Paul Giamatti portray in the 2008 self titled miniseries?

    • A.

      Martin Van Buren

    • B.

      James Madison

    • C.

      James Monroe

    • D.

      John Adams

    Correct Answer
    D. John Adams
    Explanation
    Paul Giamatti portrayed John Adams in the 2008 self-titled miniseries. This miniseries was based on the life and political career of John Adams, who was the second President of the United States. Giamatti's portrayal of Adams received critical acclaim and earned him a Golden Globe award for Best Actor in a Miniseries or Television Film.

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  • 4. 

    What prestigious college did Paul Giamatti graduate from?

    • A.

      Harvard

    • B.

      Yale

    • C.

      Stanford

    • D.

      Columbia

    Correct Answer
    B. Yale
    Explanation
    Paul Giamatti graduated from Yale, a prestigious college.

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  • 5. 

    What insurance provider did Paul Giamatti do commercial work for?

    • A.

      State Farm

    • B.

      All-State

    • C.

      Liberty Mutual

    • D.

      Farmers

    Correct Answer
    C. Liberty Mutual
    Explanation
    Paul Giamatti did commercial work for Liberty Mutual.

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  • 6. 

    In what year did Paul Giamatti marry his wife, Elizabeth?

    • A.

      1998

    • B.

      1997

    • C.

      2001

    • D.

      2003

    Correct Answer
    B. 1997
    Explanation
    Paul Giamatti married his wife, Elizabeth, in 1997.

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  • 7. 

    Which M. Night Shyamalan film did Paul Giamatti have a role in?

    • A.

      Lady in the Water

    • B.

      The Village

    • C.

      Sixth Sense

    • D.

      The Sixth Sense

    Correct Answer
    A. Lady in the Water
    Explanation
    Paul Giamatti had a role in the M. Night Shyamalan film "Lady in the Water".

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  • 8. 

    What was the name of Paul Giamatti's character in the critically acclaimed movie, "12 Years a Slave"?

    • A.

      John Tibeats

    • B.

      Samuel Bass

    • C.

      Theophilus Freeman

    • D.

      Abram Hamilton

    Correct Answer
    C. Theophilus Freeman
    Explanation
    In the critically acclaimed movie "12 Years a Slave," Paul Giamatti's character is named Theophilus Freeman.

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  • 9. 

    Who did Paul Giamatti portray in the 2013 movie remake of "Romeo & Juliet"?

    • A.

      Tybalt

    • B.

      Friar Lawrence

    • C.

      Benvolio Montague

    • D.

      Mercutio

    Correct Answer
    B. Friar Lawrence
    Explanation
    Paul Giamatti portrayed the character of Friar Lawrence in the 2013 movie remake of "Romeo & Juliet".

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  • 10. 

    Which Connecticut town was Paul Giamatti born in?

    • A.

      New Haven

    • B.

      Hartford

    • C.

      Stamford

    • D.

      Milford

    Correct Answer
    A. New Haven
    Explanation
    Paul Giamatti was born in New Haven, Connecticut.

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