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Trivia Quiz - Cloris Leachman: Enduring Actress

What do you know about the talented Cloris Leachman? She was the first performer to win 8 Emmy Awards!

Quiz Number: 4593
Date Submitted: July 10, 2012
Quiz Categories: Movie Stars, Television Stars, The Mary Tyler Moore Show
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 49.1 percent
Times Taken: 65 times
Taken by Registered Users: 5
Quiz is about: Cloris Leachman

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Cloris Leachman Enduring Actress
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1. What role did Cloris Leachman play on the TV sitcom, "The Mary Tyler Moore Show"?
  A.   Rhoda Morgenstern
  B.   Mary Richards
  C.   Phyllis Lindstrom
  D.   Georgette Franklin

2. Ms. Leachman was in the 1946 Miss America contest and won the portion of the contest for what major city?
  A.   Chicago
  B.   St. Louis
  C.   Detroit
  D.   Minneapolis

3. Ms. Leachman's movie debut was in a classic film noir released in 1955. What was the name of it?
  A.   Strangers on a Train
  B.   Kiss Me Deadly
  C.   The Narrow Margin
  D.   The Night of the Hunter

4. What role did Cloris Leachman play in the 1974 Mel Brooks' classic, "Young Frankenstein"?
  A.   Frau Blücher
  B.   Elizabeth
  C.   Inga
  D.   none of the above

5. Cloris was married to an American film editor, director, producer and actor for 25 years before they divorced. Who was he?
  A.   William Friedkin
  B.   Robert Aldrich
  C.   Mel Brooks
  D.   George Englund

6. In 1971, Ms. Leachman won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in what movie?
  A.   Young Frankenstein
  B.   Charley and the Angel
  C.   The Last Picture Show
  D.   Lovers and Other Strangers

7. Of what relation was Cloris Leachman's character (Evelyn Wright) in the 2004 film, "Spanglish" to that of Téa Leoni's character (Deborah Clasky)?
  A.   godmother
  B.   aunt
  C.   mother-in-law
  D.   mother

8. In which of the following Mel Brooks's movies did Cloris Leachman not appear?
  A.   Young Frankenstein
  B.   Silent Movie
  C.   High Anxiety
  D.   History of the World: Part 1

9. In 1997, Ms. Leachman posed "au natural" on the cover of a magazine body painted with images of fruit adorning her nakedness. What magazine was it?
  A.   Alternative Medicine Digest
  B.   Vanity Fair
  C.   National Lampoon
  D.   Prevention

10. In what TV sitcom was Cloris Leachman a regular from 1986–1988?
  A.   Who’s The Boss?
  B.   Night Court
  C.   Cheers
  D.   The Facts of Life®   

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