70 Pop Culture Trivia Questions

Is your entire existence consumed by the entertainment industry? Do you live for the latest celebrity gossip? Are you dazzled by the bright lights of Hollywood? Do your frequent fantasies of marrying an A-lister interfere with your day-to-day life? Do you obsess over everything from boybands to The Bachelor and everything in between? Don’t worry – we can relate. A vast knowledge of pop culture is truly an art! If you think you are a true connoisseur of all things pop culture, these 70 trivia questions and answers will surely excite you.

 

What was the name of Ross Gellar’s pet monkey on Friends?

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Marcel

 

What is Lady Gaga’s real name?

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Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta

 

How many grandchildren does Kris Jenner have?

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Ten (Mason, Penelope, Reign, North, Saint, Chicago, Psalm, Dream, True, Stormi)

 

Which member of The Spice Girls abruptly left the group in 1998?

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Ginger Spice (Geri Halliwell)

 

Which two Bachelorette leading ladies went on to win back-to-back seasons of Dancing with the Stars?

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Hannah Brown and Kaitlyn Bristowe

 

What former Nickelodeon star is also the longest-running member of the Saturday Night Live cast?

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Kenan Thompson

 

Who is the godmother of Miley Cyrus?

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Dolly Parton

 

Who was originally cast as the voice of Shrek before Mike Meyers was eventually given the role?

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Chris Farley

 

What everyday item did Romy and Michele claim to have invented in Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion?

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Post-it notes

 

Legend met his wife Chrissy Teigen while filming the music video for what song?

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“Stereo”

 

What movie has the best-selling soundtrack of all time?

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The Bodyguard

 

What song was used as the intro theme for MTV’s Laguna Beach?

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“Come Clean” by Hilary Duff

 

Which Southern Charm star has their own line of decorative pillows available on the Home Shopping Network?

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Craig Conover

 

Which superstar infamously had a “wardrobe malfunction” during the Super Bowl XXXVIII Halftime Show?

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Janet Jackson

 

Betty White is best known for playing “Rose Nyland” on The Golden Girls, but she originally auditioned to play a different character. What role White audition for?

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Blanche Devereaux

 

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What one-hit-wonder released the 1997 hit song “Barbie Girl”?

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Aqua

 

Who is Justin Bieber’s famous father-in-law?

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Stephen Baldwin

 

Which actress used the word “entanglement” to describe straying from her marriage to Will Smith?

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Jada Pinkett Smith

 

What is the name of the critically panned film that starred American Idol alumni Kelly Clarkson and Justin Guarini?

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From Justin To Kelly

 

What professional BMX rider has been the host of MTV’s The Challenge since 2005?

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T.J. Lavin

 

Seth Rogen, James Franco, Jason Segel, Busy Philipps, Linda Cardellini and John Frances Daley got their start on what short-lived teen drama?

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Freaks and Geeks

 

Which Jersey Shore star served 8 months in prison for tax evasion?

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Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino

 

What is the name of the family dog on Full House?

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Comet

 

What fictional newspaper does Carrie Bradshaw write a column for in Sex in the City?

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“The New York Star”

 

What was Ken Jeong work as before breaking into the entertainment industry as an actor and comedian?

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A doctor

 

What is Britney Spears’ biggest hit song of her career?

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“Baby One More Time”

 

What is the name of the diner that served as a popular hangout spot in Beverly Hills, 90210?

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The Peach Pit

 

How many Harry Potter films have been made?

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Eight

 

Baywatch bombshell Pamela Anderson was once married to what 80’s heavy metal rocker?

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Tommy Lee

 

Before finding fame, Kim Kardashian once worked as an assistant for which socialite?

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Paris Hilton

 

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How many total members have been in the group Destiny’s Child?

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Six (Beyonce, Kelly Rowland, Michelle Williams, LeToya Luckett, Farrah Franklin, LaTavia Roberson)

 

In which film did Jessica Simpson make her professional acting debut?

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The Dukes of Hazzard

 

Which Real Housewives star received the highest paying salary among all the franchises?

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Nene Leakes

 

What actor turned down a whopping $110 million offer from NBC to film a tenth season of his popular sitcom?

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Jerry Seinfeld

 

How many languages can C-3PO speak in Star Wars?

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Six million

 

Which pop star made headlines for unsuccessfully trying to join a NASA trip to outer space?

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Lance Bass

 

What is the name of the 2020 Netflix documentary that featured Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin?

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Tiger King

 

What is the longest-running game show on network television?

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The Price is Right

 

Holly Madison, Kendra Wilkinson and Bridget Marquardt starred on what reality show about life at the Playboy Mansion?

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The Girls Next Door

 

What 90’s sitcom originally started with the alternative name Good Morning, Miss Bliss?

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Saved By The Bell

 

What actress lied to producers about her age in order to get cast on That 70’s Show?

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Mila Kunis

 

Which group wrote and recorded so many successful songs in 1978 that their sales accounted for 2% of the entire music industry?

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The Bee Gees

 

What is the name of Taylor Swift’s first hit single?

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“Tim McGraw”

 

Who is the host of Watch What Happens Live?

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Andy Cohen

 

What actress had roles in both Mean Girls and The Notebook in 2004?

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Rachel McAdams

 

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What song off of Christina Aguilera’s Stripped album did she record in only one take?

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“Beautiful”

 

What boyband was assembled on the first installment of the reality series Making The Band?

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O-Town

 

What nickname did Patrick Dempsey’s character often go by on Grey’s Anatomy?

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“McDreamy”

 

What rapper-turned-actor stars on Law and Order: Special Victims Unit?

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Ice-T

 

What legendary band has Adam Lambert served as lead vocalist for since 2011?

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Queen

 

Country music artist Blake Shelton is engaged to which of his The Voice co-stars?

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Gwen Stefani

 

What Austrian-American actor served as the 38th Governor of California from 2003 to 2011?

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Arnold Schwarzenegger

 

The 2010 film The Social Network chronicles the creation of what social media platform?

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Facebook

 

What former supermodel was the host of America’s Next Top Model?

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Tyra Banks

 

What was the first released movie that takes place in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?

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Iron Man (2008)

 

What child star from The Wonder Years put acting on hold in order to become a mathematician?

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Danica McKellar

 

What year does Marty McFly try to return to in Back To The Future?

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1985

 

What is the longest-running adult animated series in television history?

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The Simpsons

 

Happy Gilmore and Billy Madison are comedic films that star which actor?

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Adam Sandler

 

What A-list actor co-founded the multimillion-dollar tequila brand, Casamigos?

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George Clooney

 

How many times has Mariah Carey been married?

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Twice (to Tommy Mottola and Nick Cannon)

 

Who is widely considered “The King of Rock and Roll”?

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Elvis Presley

 

Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Eric Singer and Tommy Thayer are all members of what iconic rock band?

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Kiss

 

Who holds the record for most appearances on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine?

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The Beatles (over 30 appearances)

 

What author penned the “Twilight” novels that eventually became a popular series of blockbuster films?

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Stephanie Meyer

 

What actor was pushed to resign from the Fantastic Beasts franchise while still receiving the full $16 million salary for his role?

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Johnny Depp

 

What actress was known as the “Doritos Girl” following a string of popular commercials from 1998-1999?

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Ali Landry

 

Who voiced the role of Genie in the 1992 animated film Aladdin?

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Robin Williams

 

What is the name of the chain of burger restaurants owned by Mark Wahlberg and his brothers Donnie and Paul?

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Wahlburgers

 

What foul-mouthed chef has starred in a string of reality shows including Hell’s Kitchen, Kitchen Nightmares and Masterchef?

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Gordon Ramsay

 

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