Oct. 2021 Entertainment News Round-Up Super Quiz

Questions Updated Oct. 29, 2021.

October 2021 was a month of mixed feelings in the entertainment business. From the accidental killing of Halyna Hutchins to big music releases and one huge cinematic goodbye. Take this FOMO Oct. 2021 Entertainment News Quiz to ensure you didn’t miss anything important: From Adele’s new album to the Squid Game and Shatner in space.

October 2021 Entertainment Round-Up Quiz

Oct. 2021 Entertainment Quiz: 21 Showbiz questions from October 2021. No time-limit. How smart are you today?

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1. In Hollywood, what’s referred to as Halyna’s Law?

Photo: Halyna Hutchins

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2. When was the last time before 2021 Adele released new music?

Screenshot: Adele - Easy On Me

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3. Where was Netflix's "Squid Game" produced?

Screenshot: Squid Game, Netflix

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4. How old is William Shatner in 2021?

Photo: Super Festivals from Ft. Lauderdale, USA, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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5. Before becoming NCIS agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs, Mark Harmon was a medical doctor on two classic TV shows. Which?

Screenshot: NCIS / CBS

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6. How long has Daniel Craig been portraying James Bond?

Screenshot: No Time to Die / MGM / Universal

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7. Who is the youngest artist ever to headline the Glastonbury festival?

Screenshot: Billie Eilish on YouTube

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8. Who is Jon Kent?

Image: DCComics.com

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9. What has Superman been fighting for all these years?

Image: DCComics.com

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10. With which of these artists do Coldplay collaborate in their 2021 album, "Music of the Spheres"?

Screenshot: Coldplay on Youtube

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11. What does Demi Lovato explore in Peacock's "Unidentified with Demi Lovato"?

Screenshot: Unidentified with Demi Lovato / Peacock

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12. What was the sentence The Jinx’s New York real estate heir Robert Durst received in his murder trial?

Screenshot: The Jinx / HBO

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13. How old is Michael Caine in 2021?

Screenshot: Now You See Me 2 / Lionsgate

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14. Which movie sees the Marvel Cinematic Universe's first deaf character?

Screenshot: Marvel Entertainment on YouTube

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15. In her new book, who does Katie Couric describe as someone whose smell of cigarettes and alcohol seemed to "ooze from every pore" in his body?

Image: Going There book cover

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16. What’s the subject of Jamie Foxx’s 2021 book?

Image: Act Like You Got Some Sense: And Other Things My Daughters Taught Me book cover

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17. Actor Alan Cumming has a new memoir out in 2021, Baggage. What was his 2014 best seller’s title?

Screenshot: CBS Mornings.

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18. Questlove is a founding member of which band?

Screenshot: PBS NewsHour

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19. Who was the youngest recipient of the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role?

Screenshot: Academy Awards 2003

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20. Which director gave Brendan Fraser prominent parts in films in 2021?

Screenshot: Doom Patrol / DC / HBO Max

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21. In Friends, who was Gunther?

Screenshot: Friends / Warner Bros.

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