How well will you and your friends do on our Oscars quiz?
To mark the occasion, it is time to test the film knowledge of your friends with a quiz all about the Oscars, and the film and stars of 2021.
Who will come away from the quiz victorious?
Oscars 2021 quiz questions and answers
Carey Mulligan is nominated for Best Actress at this year’s awards (Picture: Getty Images)
Q: Carey Mulligan is nominated for her role as Cassie Thomas in which much-discussed thriller?
A: Promising Young Woman
Q: The late Chadwick Boseman is nominated for his role in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom. Which Marvel superhero did he play?
A: Black Panther
Q: David Fincher’s Mank is about the making of which classic film?
A: Citizen Kane
Q: Aaron Sorkin is nominated for Best Original Screenplay for his work on The Trial of the Chicago 7. Which Martin Sheen-starring TV show did he create in 1999?
A: The West Wing
Q: Daniel Kaluuya is nominated for Best Supporting Actor this year for his role in Judas and the Black Messiah. He was previously nominated for his lead role in which 2017 horror hit?
A: Get Out
Daniel Kaluuya stars in Judas and the Black Messiah (Pictures: Warner Bros. Pictures)
Q: The Oscar-nominated song Husavik is from the soundtrack of which Netflix comedy?
A: Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga
Q: Glenn Close is nominated for her role in Hillbilly Elegy. How many times has she been nominated for an Oscar before?
A: Seven times, eight including Hillbilly Elegy
Q: This year’s Best Actor nominee, Anthony Hopkins, previously won an Oscar for playing which famous villain?
A: Hannibal Lecter
Q: Who stars as the lead in the nominated Danish film, Another Round?
A: Mads Mikkelsen
Q: What film made history last yer by being the first film not in the English language to win Best Picture?
Q: What film, with a total of 10 nominations, is the most nominated film this year?
Gary Oldman stars in David Fincher’s Mank, released last year on Netflix (Picture: Netflix)
Q: In what year was the first Oscars ceremony held?
Q: Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross won an Academy Award for Best Score for which film about the creation of Facebook?
A: The Social Network
Q: Which Best Picture nominee tells the story of an immigrant family from Korea getting to grips with the reality of the American dream?
Q: For what film did Martin Scorsese finally win his Best Director Oscar for back in 2007?
A: The Departed
Martin Scorsese won what many agreed was a long overdue Oscar for Best Director in 2007 (Picture: Getty Images)
Q: Gary Oldman is up for Best Actor for his role in Mank. He won an Oscar back in 2018 for playing which historical figure?
A: Winston Churchill
Q: What three films are tied for most amount of Oscar wins?
A: Ben-Hur, Titanic and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (11 wins)
Q: What film did Brad Pitt win Best Supporting Actor for in 2020?
A: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Q: Who refused to accept their Oscar in 1973, as he was protesting Hollywood’s depiction of Native Americans in film?
A: Marlon Brando
Q: Who was the first woman to win the Best Director Oscar?
A: Kathryn Bigelow
The Oscars is on Sunday April 25, with red carpet coverage from 10pm on Sky Cinema and NOW TV, and the ceremony from 12.30am on Monday April 26.
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