publication date: Monday, January 8, 2001 (part of Round XII)

category: Movies

clue: Gandhi wore sneakers. Who's the king?

explanation: Kingsley's most prominent role was playing Gandhi in the film of the same name, but he was also the villain in "Sneakers." more…

solved by: Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Dave Mitzman, Aaron Fischer, Anna Gregoline, and Dave Craig

trivia: This was the twelfth king goo. At this point, all celebrities with the last name "King" had been used, so the game moved on to celebrities with King-like last names.


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