A Tribute To Andy Whitfield - How Much Do You Know About His Final Days?

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  • 1. 

    Andy Whitfield earned attention as the lead in the 2007 film, Gabriel, but his role in which action series really put him on the map?

    • A.

      Vikings

    • B.

      Arrow

    • C.

      Spartacus

    • D.

      Gladiator

    Correct Answer
    C. Spartacus
    Explanation
    Andy Whitfield's role in the action series Spartacus really put him on the map. This show gained a lot of popularity and critical acclaim, and Whitfield's portrayal of the title character was highly praised. His performance in Spartacus helped him gain recognition in the industry and established him as a talented actor.

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  • 2. 

    Why was production on Spartacus Season 2 halted?

    • A.

      He was diagnosed with Brain Stem Giloma

    • B.

      He tested positive for HIV

    • C.

      His wife had a miscarriage

    • D.

      He was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

    Correct Answer
    D. He was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    Explanation
    Production on Spartacus Season 2 was halted because the actor was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma. This diagnosis likely required the actor to undergo medical treatment and take time off from filming, leading to the temporary suspension of production.

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  • 3. 

    Before Andy took up acting, what was his profession – aside from modelling?

    • A.

      He was an exernal engineer

    • B.

      Modelling was his profession

    • C.

      He was a professional surfer

    • D.

      He was a quantity surveyor

    Correct Answer
    A. He was an exernal engineer
    Explanation
    The correct answer is that Andy's profession, aside from modeling, was being an external engineer. This means that he worked as an engineer in a field outside of the entertainment industry.

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  • 4. 

    During his life, in how many advertisings campaigns did he feature? 

    • A.

      12

    • B.

      38

    • C.

      40

    • D.

      51

    Correct Answer
    C. 40
    Explanation
    The answer is 40 because it is stated in the question that the person featured in a certain number of advertising campaigns during his life, and the given option 40 matches that number.

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  • 5. 

    .How was he diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma?

    • A.

      He fell on-set, and the wound never healed

    • B.

      He was constantly feeling nauseous and could not keep his food down

    • C.

      He was suffering from severe back aches while filming

    Correct Answer
    C. He was suffering from severe back aches while filming
    Explanation
    Towards the end of filming he began to suffer excruciating backache but he put it down to his training schedule.

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  • 6. 

    What was the title of the documentary that featured Andy’s intimate battle?

    • A.

      Rage against the dying of the light

    • B.

      Here and Now

    • C.

      Our Greatest Champion

    Correct Answer
    B. Here and Now
    Explanation
    The title of the documentary that featured Andy's intimate battle is "Here and Now".

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  • 7. 

    Before doctors commenced with further aggressive treatment, what did Andy and his wife do?

    • A.

      They had dinner and got matching tattoos

    • B.

      Due to his defiance, Andy did not speak to his wife during this time

    • C.

      They continues planning his involvement in Spartacus Season 2

    Correct Answer
    A. They had dinner and got matching tattoos
    Explanation
    They got matching tattoos, reading "Here and Now" - their way of living in the moment.

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  • 8. 

    During his final moments, “what were Andy’s last words to his two children?

    • A.

      "Why are you crying? Did you think I was immortal?"

    • B.

      "I have to go to sleep, my body no longer works. I am like a butterfly with broken wings."

    • C.

      "It is better to burn out than to fade away"

    Correct Answer
    B. "I have to go to sleep, my body no longer works. I am like a butterfly with broken wings."
    Explanation
    Till today, Andy's children still shout out "Hi dad!" when they see a butterfly

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