Interesting Facts About Bill Murray!

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Interesting Facts About Bill Murray!

You might be a lifelong fan of his work, you might have seen him in one or two films, or perhaps you haven’t heard of him at all – regardless of your existing knowledge on the man, today we aim to teach you some little-known facts about American film legend Bill Murray. What can you tell us about his life on and off the big screen? Just take the quiz to find out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In 2004, Bill Murray was nominated for an Academy Award for his performance as Bob Harris in 'Lost in Translation'. Who actually won the award?
    • A. 

      Ben Kingsley, as Massoud Amir Behrani in 'House of Sand and Fog'

    • B. 

      Jude Law, as W. P. Inman in Cold Mountain

    • C. 

      Sean Penn, as Jimmy Markum in 'Mystic River'

    • D. 

      Johnny Depp, as Captain Jack Sparrow in 'Pirates of the Carribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl'

  • 2. 
    Which famous film director is Bill Murray most famous for collaborating with?
    • A. 

      Steven Spielberg

    • B. 

      Francis Ford Coppola

    • C. 

      Quentin Tarantino

    • D. 

      Wes Anderson

    • E. 

      David Fincher

  • 3. 
    Bill Murray retired from acting for four years after which film flopped at the Box Office?
    • A. 

      Scrooged

    • B. 

      The Razor's Edge

    • C. 

      Quick Change

    • D. 

      Meatballs

  • 4. 
    During his teens, Bill Murray performed in a rock band. What was it called?
    • A. 

      The American Champions

    • B. 

      The Illinois Victors

    • C. 

      The Dutch Masters

    • D. 

      The Irish Heroes

  • 5. 
    Which American comedian was Bill Murray's 'Ghostbusters' role originally written for?
    • A. 

      Steve Martin

    • B. 

      Gene Wilder

    • C. 

      John Belushi

    • D. 

      Robin Williams

  • 6. 
    What movie did Bill Murray receive his one and only co-direction credit for?
    • A. 

      Quick Change

    • B. 

      The Razor's Edge

    • C. 

      Caddyshack

    • D. 

      Meatballs

  • 7. 
    What nickname did Dan Aykroyd give Bill Murray because of his mood swings?
    • A. 

      Mad Bill

    • B. 

      The Murricane

    • C. 

      Angry Murray

    • D. 

      Bull

  • 8. 
    Bill Murray was once pulled over by Swedish police under suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol. What was he driving?
    • A. 

      Quad Bike

    • B. 

      Golf Cart

    • C. 

      Army Tank

    • D. 

      Hot Dog Van

  • 9. 
    What animal did Bill Murray provide the voice for in the 2009 film 'Fantastic Mr Fox'?
    • A. 

      Squirrel

    • B. 

      Hound

    • C. 

      Badger

    • D. 

      Possum

    • E. 

      Tortoise

  • 10. 
    Bill Murray was both the first and last guest on David Letterman's talk show, thirty years between interviews.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False