There will be 20 questions in total.
Each right answer will fetch you 10 points.
There are NO NEGATIVES. Please guess
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“Cohn-Brandt-Cohn-Film Sales” was
founded in 1918 by brothers Harry and Jack
Cohn, and Joe Brandt.
In 1982, the studio was purchased by Coca
After 5 years, the studio was acquired by a
How do we know this company now?
What was designed to depict a winged
woman holding an atom and this statuette
has become the symbol of the TV
Academy’s goal of supporting and uplifting
the art and science of television?
The wings represent the muse of art; the
atom represents the electron of science.
Chris Roberts, the creator of the Wing
Commander Game series has created a
project that has raised the most amount of
money by a Kickstarter campaign.
What is the project that we are talking
X is a TV show that ran from 1974-84. This
show was particularly famous for Henry
Wrinkler’s portrayal of a beloved character Y
who is particularly considered to be “cool”.
Name X and Y.
(HINT : Catchphrase of Y is “Ayyy”)
X is a song which was first recorded in
English by Hal Kemp in 1936. According to
the New York Times X has caused more
deaths than any other song- over a hundred
suicides- leading to the song being banned
in the US, the UK and France.
Gloomy Sunday ( a.k.a. The Hungarian
X is a male Tennis Player who lost 4 US
Open Finals in 1976,78,80 & 81.
He is also famous for not shaving his beard
at Wimbledon as he was superstitious.
This song is the longest consecutive UK
singles chart topper with a total of 16
consecutive weeks in 1991.
Name this song and the singer.
SONG – Everything I Do
SINGER – Bryan Adams
This RPG was created by individual Toby
After uploading the demo for the game in
2013, he started a Kickstarter campaign for
full development of the game which ended
up raising $51,124 (10 times the
The game was released in 2015.
Name the game.
In 1910, he published his work in UK and
USA under the pseudonym, HA Largelamb,
so that people would read his article for the
value of its content and not only because it
was written by a famous person.
Who is this, the pseudonym being an
anagram of his name.
X was basically used in the mid 18th century
to treat people who were addicted to
morphine, and its early use also included
treating people who were addicted to less
X is a TV show on BBC which was first aired
in 1977 and was continued till 2003 but went
through a cast change during 2003, and also
again in 2015 and have been relaunched in
2016 with a new cast.
During the 1950’s he was considered the most
handsome man in India, so uch that for one of
his films- Dil-e-Nadan, producer director
A.R.Kadar launched a Beauty Contest to hunt
for a beautiful girl who would play the heroine
opposite him. The winner was Peace Kanwal
and she played the romantic lead opposite him.
He was to finally accept 13 films with top
heroines before he decided that acting wasn’t
Name the actor.
Identify the member of parliament who
brought up the Coleman issue in the
parliament and fought for regulation of
insurance sector and formation of LIC.
Ironically both his sons were involved in
some of the biggest financial scandals in
Name the Person.
Also name both his sons and the scandals
they were involved in.
When basketball great Michael Jordan,
member of the USA Olympic team in 1992,
went to receive his gold medal he wrapped
the national flag around his torso.
Patriotism may have been an issue but so
What had happened?
Jordan, the centrepiece of
Nike's promotional efforts,
had balked at wearing the
official United States Olympic
uniform, which was made by
Reebok and featured a
Reebok patch on the right
Now known worldwide for reasons that are
completely different, X was an art enthusiast during
his younger years and aspired to become a painter.
He sold water colours and worked as a casual
labourer to earn his living. He was rejected twice by
the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts in 1907 & 08
before he went bankrupt and lead himself on a
different career path.
It won’t be wrong to say that X becoming a painter
would have done the world a lot of good.