Quiz answers round 2… and questions for round 3!

I wrote the quiz for the pub the other night and yesterday i shared the questions for round 2… so here are the answers:

  1. Who lived at 221b Baker Street London? Sherlock Holmes
  2. What was the name of Ian Rankin’s detective, played on TV by John Hannah and Ken Stott? Rebus
  3. Which American state was policed by Steve McGarrett, Danny Williams, Chin Ho Kelly, and Kono Kalakaua? Hawaii
  4. What was the name of Dashiel Hammet’s American detective – a clue, his surname is a garden tool? Sam Spade
  5. In which country was the TV series ‘Bony’ set, the main character being Napoleon Bonaparte – known as Bony? Australia
  6. Which twelfth century detective monk was created by Ellis Peters and was played by Derek Jacobi on TV? Brother Cadfael
  7. What was Miss Marple’s first name? Jane
  8. From which country did Hercules Poirot originate? Belgium
  9. Which TV detective lived in a windmill and created magic tricks? Jonathan Creek
  10. In which English city did Morse live and work? And for a bonus point, what was his first name? Oxford, Endeavour
  11. Which TV detective sucked lollipops?               Kojak
  12. In which TV series would you see Donald ‘Ducky’ Mallard? and for a bonus, which 1960’s TV series did he star as Ilya Kuryakin? NCIS, The Man From U.N.C.LE.
  13. Which Swedish detective was created by novelist Henning Mankell and portrayed by various Swedish and British actors? Wallander
  14. Which grumpy detective did David Jason portray on TV? Inspector Frost
  15. Which animal gives its name to a series of films about Inspector Clouseau? A pink panther
  16. In which city was Z-cars set? Liverpool
  17. Who most recently played the part of Maigret for TV films? Rowan Atkinson
  18. On which Scottish islands does Ann Cleeve set her detective stories, with the main character Jimmy Perez, also seen on TV? Shetland Islands

… and…

Round 3

Double D Celebrities

  1. Former footballer now seen presenting Homes Under the Hammer
  2. Presenter of the World of Sport from 1968 – 1985
  3. Born in 1921, an American actress who appeared in musical films in the 1930’s and 40’s, alongside Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland
  4. Author of Robinson Crusoe
  5. Legendary footballer who scored 60 league goals in the 1927-28 season who had ten appearances for England
  6. English actor who starred in My Left Foot, Gangs of New York, The Last of the Mohicans
  7. An American rapper, film producer, born in 1965
  8. English actress and singer whose birth name was Diana Fluck
  9. TV presenter who first appeared in the children’s drama Byker Grove
  10. Jamaican ska and reggae singer/song-writer/musician whose band was called the Aces

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