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Re: Continuous Quiz: News

Posted: Thu Oct 17, 2013 12:38 am
by EwanM
Was just checking this today in the hope it might come up in a pub quiz tonight...it didn't. It's bound to come up soon though - Eleanor Catton.

Re: Continuous Quiz: News

Posted: Thu Oct 17, 2013 10:16 am
by davidsaunders
Correct and when it does come up, there may be a question about it being the longest winner or the last one that is only open to writers from The Commonwealth and Ireland.

Re: Continuous Quiz: News

Posted: Thu Oct 17, 2013 3:43 pm
by EwanM
Indeed, these points all duly noted, David.
Which actor, who played the lead role in a highly-rated TV series, recently received fan mail from none other than Anthony Hopkins, congratulating him on "the best acting I have seen - ever!"

Re: Continuous Quiz: News

Posted: Fri Oct 18, 2013 12:17 am
by Wytch
Benedict Cumberbatch?

Re: Continuous Quiz: News

Posted: Fri Oct 18, 2013 10:25 am
by EwanM
Not Cumberbatch, this was a critically acclaimed US TV series.

Re: Continuous Quiz: News

Posted: Fri Oct 18, 2013 12:04 pm
by petewins57
Damien Lewis

Re: Continuous Quiz: News

Posted: Fri Oct 18, 2013 1:23 pm
by EwanM
Not Lewis either, and not a British actor.

Re: Continuous Quiz: News

Posted: Fri Oct 18, 2013 1:39 pm
by RobJones
Bryan (sp?) Cranston from Breaking Bad?

Re: Continuous Quiz: News

Posted: Fri Oct 18, 2013 1:47 pm
by EwanM
Correct.

Re: Continuous Quiz: News

Posted: Fri Oct 18, 2013 1:55 pm
by RobJones
Thanks, I will get around to watching it one day. Only seen the first episode.

Who has today been playing an impromptu gig in Covent Garden?