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Trivia Quiz - Hal Holbrook

What do you know about the life and career of Hal Holbrook?

Quiz Number: 4890
Date Submitted: December 22, 2012
Quiz Categories: Movie Stars, Television Stars
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 53.8 percent
Times Taken: 13 times
Taken by Registered Users: 5
Quiz is about: Hal Holbrook

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1. Hal Holbrook has made a career portraying what famous 19th century American author?
  A.   Mark Twain
  B.   Herman Melville
  C.   Edgar Allan Poe
  D.   Washington Irving

2. To what actress was Hal Holbrook married from 1984-2010?
  A.   Shirley Jones‎
  B.   Florence Henderson‎
  C.   Dixie Carter
  D.   Michael Learned

3. In 1976, Hal Holbrook won acclaim for his portrayal of an American president in a series of television specials. What president was it?
  A.   Andrew Jackson
  B.   George Washington
  C.   Abraham Lincoln
  D.   Theodore Roosevelt

4. In 2008, at age 82, Hal Holbrook became the oldest male actor to be nominated for what award?
  A.   Tony Award
  B.   Academy Award
  C.   Golden Globe
  D.   Emmy Award

5. What role did Mr. Holbrook play in the 1976 film "All the President's Men"?
  A.   Ben Bradlee
  B.   Carl Bernstein
  C.   Bob Woodward
  D.   Deep Throat

6. What role did Hal Holbrook play in the 2001 film, "The Majestic"?
  A.   Peter Appleton
  B.   Congressman Doyle
  C.   Doc Stanton
  D.   Stan Keller

7. In what branch of the military did Hal Holbrook serve during World War II?
  A.   Army
  B.   Navy
  C.   Marines
  D.   Air Force

8. What role did Holbrook play in the 1976 film, "Midway"?
  A.   Captain Vinton Maddox
  B.   Captain Murray Arnold
  C.   Lieutenant Thomas Garth
  D.   Commander Joseph Rochefort

9. What role did Mr. Holbrook play in the 2007 movie, "Into the Wild"?
  A.   Rainey
  B.   Wayne Westerberg
  C.   Walt McCandless
  D.   Ron Franz

10. What role did Hal Holbrook play in Steven Spielberg's 2012 silver screen production, "Lincoln"?
  A.   Secretary of War Edwin Stanton
  B.   Confederate States Vice President Alexander H. Stephens
  C.   Republican Congressional leader Thaddeus Stevens
  D.   Republican politician Francis Preston Blair®   

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