Kathie Lee & Hoda: TV & Movie Mom Trivia
With Mother’s Day fast approaching, Kathie Lee & Hoda celebrated iconic moms from TV and movies with a fun Who Knew? trivia game. Helping Hoda out in the studio was Jessica Shaw, a senior writer at Entertainment Weekly. Across the street, Kathie Lee offered a $100 prize for Today Show fans who answered correctly and her CD for those who answered incorrectly. Play along with Kathie Lee & Hoda’s Mother’s Day Trivia. How many can you get right?
Q: Name the mom that is associated with this TV theme song? (The Cosby Show Theme)
A: Clair Huxtable, TV’s most beloved and powerful career mom.
Q: Listen to the following clip and finish this quote made famous by Forrest Gump’s mom. (“Life is like a box of chocolates…)
A: “… You never know what you’re going to get.” Forrest Gump’s mom was played by actress Sally Field, who is actually only 10 years older than Tom Hanks.
Q: Carol Brady is one of TV’s best known mothers. Name her six children.
A: The six Brady kids were Greg, Peter, Bobby, Marsha, Jan and Cindy.
Q: Which actress won an Oscar for playing Leigh Anne Tuohy in The Blind Side?
A: Sandra Bullock won the Academy Award for Best Actress in 2009.
Q: Name the TV mom whose voice this belongs to. (clip from The Simpsons)
A: Animated mom Marge Simpson.
Q: Mrs. Weasley from the Harry Potter books and films is the beloved mom of the series. How many children does she have?
A: Seven. And they all have red hair!