Welcome to the ultimate film and TV western History and discover this primary reference resource.
Web Alan's Trivia
Fun Movie Trivia Quiz | Fun TV Trivia Quiz

Home >> FUN Trivia >> Movie & TV Stars Trivia

Hollywood The End Trivia
Hollywood The End Trivia


Carroll O'Connor

Choose an answer from the three choices or True/False offered after each question and then "Check Your Answers" at the end of the quiz.

Carroll O'Connor1. O'Connor, an Irish American, was one of three children born in the Bronx, New York, the son of Elise Patricia and Edward Joseph O'Connor, who was a New York City lawyer.

  • True or False?

2. During the course of the film, the seemingly extraneous progress of a tractor-trailer truck, driven by Carroll O'Connor, is intercut with the main story. The pursuit of Jack Burns (Kirk Douglas) ends when O'Connor's truck collides with Burns on his horse trying to cross a busy highway in the rain. What is the movie?

  • Texas Highlands
  • Lonely are the Brave
  • Nova Six

3. In 1963, Carroll O'Connor plays Servilius Casca. What is the movie?

  • Cleopatra
  • Nile River
  • Egypt

4. In this 1965 movie, Carroll O'Connor as Commander, later Captain Burke; initially the Operations Officer of Captain Torrey's cruiser, the "Old Swayback", and later her Commanding Officer when Rear Admiral Torrey returns, making "Old Swayback" his flagship. What is the movie?

  • Midway
  • Pearl Harbor
  • In Harm�s Way

5. Kelly's Heroes (1970) is an offbeat war film about a group of enterprising World War II soldiers who set out to rob a bank behind enemy lines. Clint Eastwood plays Private Kelly. What character does O�Connor play?

  • Master Sergeant �Big Joe�
  • Captain Maitland
  • Major General Colt

6. O'Connor had a long-running friendship with a versatile actor, beginning in 1959, when Carroll was working as an assistant stage manager for the Broadway play God and Kate Murphy, in which his friend starred. Who is the actor?

  • Jackie Gleason
  • Larry Hagman
  • Bill Bixby

7. Warren Mitchell plays Alf Garnett in this TV series. The series was remade as All in the Family. What TV series had Alf Garnett?

  • Alf
  • Til Death Us Do Part
  • The American Way

8. Wanting a well-known actor to tackle the controversial material, Lear had approached Jackie Gleason and Mickey Rooney to play Archie; both declined.

  • True or False?

9. After nine years, All in the Family was canceled in 1979. What was his next series?

  • Archie Bunker�s Place
  • Stephanie
  • Edith Bunker�s Kitchen

10. In 1989, O�Connor won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor - Drama Series. How many Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor - Comedy Series did he win?

  • 2 awards
  • 4 awards
  • 6 awards

Check Your Answers

  1. True
  2. Lonely are the Brave
  3. Cleopatra
  4. In Harm�s Way
  5. Major General Colt
  6. Larry Hagman
  7. Til Death Us Do Part
  8. True
  9. Archie Bunker�s Place
  10. 4 awards

Page 1 of 1  More Movie & TV Stars Trivia

Discover more Carroll O'Connor Trivia

Powered by ... All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License.
Email | AlansKitchen Privacy Policy | Thank you!