Challenging Quiz On TV Guest Stars & Hosts

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  • 1. 

    Who hosted SNL in 1975 and sang with musical guest and former partner, Art Garfunkel.

    • A.

      Paul Stanley

    • B.

      Paul Simon

    • C.

      Paul McCartney

    • D.

      Paul McCartney

    Correct Answer
    B. Paul Simon
    Explanation
    In 1975, Paul Simon hosted SNL and sang with his former partner, Art Garfunkel. This was a significant event because it marked the reunion of Simon & Garfunkel, who had previously achieved great success as a folk rock duo. Paul Stanley, Paul McCartney, and Paul McCartney did not host SNL in 1975 or perform with Art Garfunkel, making Paul Simon the correct answer.

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  • 2. 

    Which ER doctor played Dr. Rosen on "Friends" in February 1995?

    • A.

      Ellen Pompeo

    • B.

      Sandra Oh

    • C.

      Noah Wyle

    • D.

      Isaiah Washington

    Correct Answer
    C. Noah Wyle
    Explanation
    Noah Wyle played Dr. Rosen on "Friends" in February 1995.

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  • 3. 

    Who was both the host and the musical guest on SNL February 27, 2010?

    • A.

      Jennifer Aniston

    • B.

      Jennifer Capriati

    • C.

      Jennifer Knapp

    • D.

      Jennifer Lopez

    Correct Answer
    D. Jennifer Lopez
    Explanation
    Jennifer Lopez was both the host and the musical guest on SNL on February 27, 2010. This means that she not only performed her music but also took on the role of hosting the show, which involves introducing the sketches and interacting with the other cast members.

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  • 4. 

    What wild and crazy guy hosted the first episode of Season 3 of SNL?

    • A.

      Paul Simon

    • B.

      Steve Martin

    • C.

      Noah Wyle

    • D.

      Ringo Starr

    Correct Answer
    B. Steve Martin
    Explanation
    Steve Martin hosted the first episode of Season 3 of SNL. He is known for his wild and crazy comedic style, which made him a perfect fit for the show. Martin's unique sense of humor and energetic performances made him a memorable host for SNL, and he went on to host multiple times throughout the show's history.

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  • 5. 

    Who stopped by to sing "You've Got a Friend" on "The Simpsons" episode "Deep Space Homer"?

    • A.

      Carole King

    • B.

      Carly Simon

    • C.

      James Taylor

    • D.

      Ringo Starr

    Correct Answer
    C. James Taylor
    Explanation
    In the episode "Deep Space Homer" of "The Simpsons," James Taylor stopped by to sing "You've Got a Friend."

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  • 6. 

    What ensemble cast appeared on "The Simpsons" in the episode where Homer seeks a new bar?

    • A.

      Cheers

    • B.

      Friends

    • C.

      Gray's Anatomy

    • D.

      Frasier

    Correct Answer
    A. Cheers
    Explanation
    In the episode where Homer seeks a new bar on "The Simpsons," the ensemble cast that appeared is from the TV show "Cheers." This is because "Cheers" is known for its bar setting and memorable characters, making it a fitting choice for a crossover episode. The inclusion of the "Cheers" cast adds a nostalgic and comedic element to the episode, appealing to fans of both shows.

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  • 7. 

    Who guest starred in "The Simpsons" episode "Beyond Blunderdome"?

    • A.

      Val Kilmer

    • B.

      Michael Keaton

    • C.

      Tom Hanks

    • D.

      Mel Gibson

    Correct Answer
    D. Mel Gibson
    Explanation
    Mel Gibson guest starred in "The Simpsons" episode "Beyond Blunderdome."

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  • 8. 

    What NYC mayor hosted SNL on November 22, 1997?

    • A.

      Rudolph Giuliani

    • B.

      Fiorello La Guardia

    • C.

      Michael Bloomberg

    • D.

      Jay Rockefeller

    Correct Answer
    A. Rudolph Giuliani
    Explanation
    Rudolph Giuliani hosted SNL on November 22, 1997. Giuliani served as the mayor of New York City during that time and was known for his strong leadership during the aftermath of the September 11 attacks. Hosting SNL was a significant event for Giuliani as it showcased his ability to connect with the public and displayed his sense of humor. This appearance on SNL helped to boost Giuliani's popularity and cement his image as a prominent political figure.

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  • 9. 

    What Speaker of the House popped in as a Judge on "Top Chef," Season 7?

    • A.

      Tip O'Neill

    • B.

      Newt Gingrich

    • C.

      Gerald Ford

    • D.

      Nancy Pelosi

    Correct Answer
    D. Nancy Pelosi
    Explanation
    Nancy Pelosi is the correct answer because she is the Speaker of the House who appeared as a guest judge on "Top Chef" during Season 7. This suggests that she took on a different role outside of her political position and participated in the show as a judge.

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  • 10. 

    Brooke Shields, RuPaul and LL Cool J were all judges in what show's fifth season?

    • A.

      Dancing With The Stars

    • B.

      Project Runway

    • C.

      Cupcake Wars

    • D.

      American Idol

    Correct Answer
    B. Project Runway
    Explanation
    Brooke Shields, RuPaul, and LL Cool J were judges in the fifth season of Project Runway. This popular reality show focuses on fashion design and showcases talented designers competing against each other to create the best outfits. The presence of these famous personalities as judges adds to the show's appeal and brings their expertise and diverse perspectives to the evaluation of the contestants' creations.

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  • 11. 

    Roger Clemens, Wade Boggs and Ken Griffey Jr. appeared in "Homer At The Bat" on what show?

    • A.

      Friends

    • B.

      Sports Center

    • C.

      The Simpsons

    • D.

      South Park

    Correct Answer
    C. The Simpsons
    Explanation
    In the episode "Homer At The Bat" of the show The Simpsons, Roger Clemens, Wade Boggs, and Ken Griffey Jr. made guest appearances. This episode is a popular and memorable one, as it features a fictional softball game between the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant softball team and a team of Major League Baseball players. The inclusion of these famous baseball players in the episode adds to its appeal and makes it a standout moment in the series.

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  • 12. 

    Who guest starred as Jerry's girlfriend in "The Wife" episode of "Seinfeld"?

    • A.

      Meryl Streep

    • B.

      Whoopi Goldberg

    • C.

      Elizabeth Taylor

    • D.

      Courteney Cox

    Correct Answer
    D. Courteney Cox
    Explanation
    In the "The Wife" episode of "Seinfeld," Courteney Cox guest starred as Jerry's girlfriend.

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  • 13. 

    Who played Jerry's girlfriend in "The Lip Reader" episode of "Seinfeld"?

    • A.

      Jennifer Lopez

    • B.

      Madonna

    • C.

      Jessica Alba

    • D.

      Marlee Maitlin

    Correct Answer
    D. Marlee Maitlin
    Explanation
    Marlee Maitlin played Jerry's girlfriend in "The Lip Reader" episode of "Seinfeld".

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  • 14. 

    Who played herself playing "Murphy Brown" on an episode of "Seinfeld"?

    • A.

      Julia Roberts

    • B.

      Corky Sherwood-Forrest

    • C.

      Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    • D.

      Candice Bergen

    Correct Answer
    D. Candice Bergen
    Explanation
    Candice Bergen played herself playing "Murphy Brown" on an episode of "Seinfeld". Candice Bergen is an actress who is well-known for her role as the title character in the sitcom "Murphy Brown". In the episode of "Seinfeld", she appeared as herself, but in the context of playing her character from "Murphy Brown". This crossover between two popular sitcoms allowed for a humorous and meta moment for the audience.

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  • 15. 

    What "Melrose Place" alum guest starred on scrubs as the love interest of Dr. Cox?

    • A.

      Josie Bissett

    • B.

      Laura Leighton

    • C.

      Courtney Cox

    • D.

      Heather Locklear

    Correct Answer
    D. Heather Locklear
    Explanation
    Heather Locklear is the correct answer because she is a "Melrose Place" alum who guest starred on "Scrubs" as the love interest of Dr. Cox.

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