The Ultimate Quiz On Talk Show Hosts

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The Ultimate Quiz On Talk Show Hosts

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the host of "The Glenn Beck Program"?
    • A. 

      Shepard Smith

    • B. 

      Glenn Beck

    • C. 

      Sean Hannity

    • D. 

      Bill O'Reilly

  • 2. 
    On what show did late night talk show host Jimmy Fallon get his start?
    • A. 

      The Tom Green Show

    • B. 

      Second City

    • C. 

      Saturday Night Live

    • D. 

      The Daily Show

  • 3. 
    Who hosted "The Tonight Show" from 1962 until he retired in 1992?
    • A. 

      Jack Paar

    • B. 

      Johnny Carson

    • C. 

      Dick Cavett

    • D. 

      David Letterman

  • 4. 
    Who succeeded Johnny Carson as host of "The Tonight Show" in 1992?
    • A. 

      David Letterman

    • B. 

      Ed McMahon

    • C. 

      Jerry Seinfeld

    • D. 

      Jay Leno

  • 5. 
    Bandleader and sidekick Paul Shaffer is associated with which talk show host?
    • A. 

      Merv Griffin

    • B. 

      Ellen Degeneres

    • C. 

      David Letterman

    • D. 

      Oprah

  • 6. 
    Doc Severinsen was the long-time bandleader of which talk show host?
    • A. 

      Johnny Carson

    • B. 

      Jimmy Kimmel

    • C. 

      Arsenio Hall

    • D. 

      David Letterman

  • 7. 
    What talk show host got his start as a regular on "Oprah" for several years?
    • A. 

      John Stewart

    • B. 

      Ben Stein

    • C. 

      Jimmy Kimmel

    • D. 

      Phil McGraw

  • 8. 
    What host starred in two sitcoms before settling in to her own talk show?
    • A. 

      Rosie O'Donnell

    • B. 

      Oprah

    • C. 

      Ellen DeGeneres

    • D. 

      Whoopi Goldberg

  • 9. 
    Who co-hosted "The Man Show" before getting his own talk show?
    • A. 

      Jon Stewart

    • B. 

      Montel Williams

    • C. 

      Jimmy Kimmel

    • D. 

      Jerry Springer

  • 10. 
    Who left SNL to pursue a movie career and then landed his own late night talk show?
    • A. 

      Jimmy Kimmel

    • B. 

      Will Ferrell

    • C. 

      Eddie Murphy

    • D. 

      Jimmy Fallon

  • 11. 
    What Food Network favorite also hosts her own self-named talk show?
    • A. 

      Rachael Ray

    • B. 

      Padma Lakshmi

    • C. 

      Cat Cora

    • D. 

      Ina Garten

  • 12. 
    What talk show host created "Carnac the Magnificent"?
    • A. 

      Arsenio Hall

    • B. 

      David Letterman

    • C. 

      Jack Paar

    • D. 

      Johnny Carson

  • 13. 
    What host launched his talk show career with radio spots called "The Springer Memorandum"?
    • A. 

      Jerry Springer

    • B. 

      David Letterman

    • C. 

      Glenn Beck

    • D. 

      Phil Donohue