Quiz: Judi Dench: The actress who can play it all
Judi Dench: The actress who can play it all
By: Joan Howard
Image: TMDB

About This Quiz

And you can call me “M”! Or "Queen Elizabeth!" Or "Ophelia!" How much do you know about this Dame, Judith Olivia “Judi” Dench, and her many claims to fame?

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Where was Dench born?
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Who played the biggest role, influencing Dench to pursue acting?
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Why did Dench’s husband, Michael Williams, encourage Dench to star in the James Bond movies?
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What gift did Dench’s husband Michael give her every week?
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What role did Dench play in her first stage appearance?
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In Shakespeare’s "Hamlet," Dench played the role of Ophelia. What was the relationship between Hamlet and Ophelia?
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In which 1999 movie did Dench work with her husband?
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What British TV sitcom did Judi and her husband star in?
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Television roles came into play for Dench in 1959 when she starred in what BBC Series?
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What part was Dench cast to play in the musical “Cats”?
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Who did Dench co-star with in “The Chronicles of Riddick”?
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In the movie "J. Edgar," what role did Dench play?
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What stage production featured Dench in a singing role?
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Which animated character has Dench voiced?
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There have been 24 Bond movies. How many did Dench star in?
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What was the first Bond movie Dench starred in as “M”?
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Who played James Bond in the first movie Dench starred in?
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Who played the role of “M” before Dench?
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Dench was never referred to as any name other than M on-screen until "Skyfall." What name was revealed?
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In what role did Dench have only an eight-minute performance?
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Dench’s first Academy Award nomination was for Best Actress in what movie?
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How did Dench feel about playing M?
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Which was the first movie Dench acted in, in 1964?
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Dench directed what TV production in 1989?
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Dench received an Academy Award nomination for which film?
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In the upcoming 2017 film, "Murder on the Orient Express," which famous male movie star will play the lead?
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What is the name of the book Dench authored in 2010?
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Who is sometimes mistaken for Dench?
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Dench's father was the resident doctor for which creative enterprise?
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What disease does Dench suffer from?
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Dench has a tattoo. On what part of her body is it found?
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