@usainUKbuzz Invites You To Play The UK And The Oscars Quiz

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@usainUKbuzz Invites You To Play The UK And The Oscars Quiz

Test your knowledge of British movies, actors, actresses, directors, and the Oscars in this custom-made quiz. Movies and performers from the UK have been part of the Academy Awards from the very beginning, but do you know their names? Find out. Top scores receive the undying respect of @USAinUKBuzz. Enter your Twitter handle as your to play.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was the first British man to win the Oscar for Best Actor in a leading role?
    • A. 

      George Arliss, The Green Goddess

    • B. 

      Laurence Olivier, Hamlet

    • C. 

      Charles Laughton, The Private Life of Henry VIII

    • D. 

      Emil Jannings, The Last Command

  • 2. 
    Which of these actors/actresses has not won an Oscar and BAFTA for the same role?
    • A. 

      Jamie Foxx

    • B. 

      Tom Hanks

    • C. 

      Julia Roberts

    • D. 

      Jennifer Hudson

  • 3. 
    How many combined Oscars and BAFTAs has Daniel Day-Lewis won?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      23

  • 4. 
    Which British film won Best Film, Best Director, and Best Leading Actor or Actress in the same year?
    • A. 

      Slumdog Millionaire

    • B. 

      Hamlet

    • C. 

      The King’s Speech

    • D. 

      Tom Jones

  • 5. 
    Who of the following British women has not won an Oscar for Best Leading Actress?
    • A. 

      Judi Dench

    • B. 

      Helen Mirren

    • C. 

      Maggie Smith

    • D. 

      Emma Thompson

  • 6. 
    A contributor to each of these films won an Oscar, which was not set in a Commonwealth nation?
    • A. 

      Gandhi

    • B. 

      Chariots of Fire

    • C. 

      The King’s Speech

    • D. 

      Bridge on the River Kwai

  • 7. 
    Which of the following British directors has won multiple Oscars?
    • A. 

      Tom Hooper

    • B. 

      Richard Attenborough

    • C. 

      Tony Richardson

    • D. 

      David Lean

  • 8. 
    This year, which of the following British actors and actresses are nominated for an Academy Award?
    • A. 

      Chiwetel Ejiofor

    • B. 

      Helen Mirren

    • C. 

      Dench, Ejiofor, and Bale

    • D. 

      Dench, Day-Lewis, and Mirren

    • E. 

      Judi Dench

    • F. 

      Daniel Day-Lewis

    • G. 

      Christian Bale

  • 9. 
    Of the following British Prime Ministers, which was not portrayed in an Academy Award Winning movie?
    • A. 

      Margaret Thatcher

    • B. 

      Neville Chamberlain

    • C. 

      Benjamin Disraeli

    • D. 

      William E Gladstone

  • 10. 
    Each of these British films won the Oscar for Best Picture except:
    • A. 

      Slumdog Millionaire

    • B. 

      Great Expectations

    • C. 

      Hamlet

    • D. 

      Oliver!

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