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Trivia Quiz - John Mahoney: American Actor

A few facts about this mature, versatile veteran of television and film.

Quiz Number: 4832
Date Submitted: December 08, 2012
Quiz Categories: Television Stars, Frasier
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Average Score: 58.4 percent
Times Taken: 69 times
Taken by Registered Users: 5
Quiz is about: John Mahoney

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1. John Mahoney is probably best known as the curmudgeonly father of the Crane brothers on what long-running, popular Tv sitcom?
  A.   Cheers
  B.   Too Close for Comfort
  C.   Frasier
  D.   Full House

2. Where was John Mahoney born?
  A.   Toronto, Ontario
  B.   Dallas, Texas
  C.   Dublin, Ireland
  D.   Lancashire, England

3. In what branch of the U.S. military did Mahoney serve?
  A.   Army
  B.   Navy
  C.   Marines
  D.   Air Force

4. Which famous actor encouraged Mahoney to join the Steppenwolf Theatre in 1977?
  A.   Robert Redford
  B.   Al Pacino
  C.   John Malkovich
  D.   Peter Strauss

5. Mahoney co-starred with Bruce Willis in a 1993 action/mystery movie about a Pittsburgh serial killer. What was the film?
  A.   In the Line of Fire
  B.   No Way Out
  C.   Mercury Rising
  D.   Striking Distance

6. Mahoney had a small, but important role in a film starring Cher and Nicolas Cage in 1987. What was the movie named?
  A.   The Whole Nine Yards
  B.   Moonstruck
  C.   Mask
  D.   City of Angels

7. John Mahoney appeared with Ted Danson as a guest star on which TV sitcom series?
  A.   Cheers
  B.   Becker
  C.   Home Improvement
  D.   Both A and B

8. Before becoming an actor, Mahoney taught at several colleges. What subject did he teach?
  A.   Theatre
  B.   Mathematics
  C.   English
  D.   History

9. Mahoney was a guest star on which TV sitcom starring Betty White in 2011?
  A.   Nothing Sacred
  B.   The Golden Girls
  C.   Everybody Loves Raymond
  D.   Hot in Cleveland

10. Mahoney provided the voice for Sideshow Bob's father, Dr. Robert Terwilliger Sr, in a guest spot on what popular animated Tv show?
  A.   Family Guy
  B.   The Simpsons
  C.   American Dad
  D.   Gary the Rat®   

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