Can't Beat Kennedy: 06-06-18

Can YOU Beat Kennedy?

June 6, 2018

1) There's a new "Willy Wonka" movie in the works, and Donald Glover is on the short list for the lead role. Who is the last actor to play Willy Wonka in a feature film?

2) Today in 1844 the YMCA was founded. What does YMCA stand for?

3) Justin Bieber is developing an animated movie about Cupid and is attached to star as the voice as well as executive produce. Cupid is the God Of Love, what does he wield as the source of his power?

4) Remember the girl who took a cardboard cutout of Danny Devito to her prom? Well, Danny returned the favor by taking a cardboard cutout of HER to the set of his hit show. What show does Devito star in?

5) Amazon.com is going ahead with plans to make a Lord of the Rings TV series. They are investing $1 billion for five seasons. In Lord Of The Rings, Frodo undertakes the quest to take the ring and destroy it in the fires of Mount ____.

1) Ricky Martin closed out a brief Las Vegas residency last weekend, and he surprised everyone by FINALLY performing "She Bangs" with this former "American Idol" superstar who had 15 minutes of fame due to his performance of the song. Who is it?

2) Jada Pinkett Smith says she was "devastated" when son Jaden wanted to be emancipated at 15. She and Will also have a daughter what is her name?

3) Random fact time : At the end of 1993, there were 623 websites . . . now there's somewhere around a billion. What is the most visited website in the United States?

4) You probably wouldn’t expect to run into this crew at the local bowling alley. There’s a picture of Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, Reese Witherspoon and Shailene Woodley at the lanes together. They’re all co-stars in what show?

5) America’s Got Talent winner Grace VanderWaal will launch her acting career with the upcoming Disney movie “Stargirl”. What singer released an album called “Starboy” in November 2016 that debuted at #1?

1) Today in 2007 Bob Barker filmed his last “Price Is Right” episode. When you spin the Price Is Right Wheel to get to the showcase showdown, the object is to get as close to what number as possible?

2) Jared Leto’s Joker is getting his own movie. Who played his love interest Harley Quinn in Suicide Squad?

3) 20 years ago today “Sex And The City” premiered on HBO.  How many  seasons did it run for? 6 or 9?

4) Miss America is no longer a pageant and is now a competition and will not be doing a swimsuit portion anymore because they don’t want to judge their participants on their looks. What is the name of the Sandra Bullock movie where she plays an FBI agent who goes under cover as a Beauty Pageant contestant?

5) Ariana Grande revealed she is still suffering from PTSD after the bombing at her concert. What city did the tragedy take place in?