publication date: Monday, January 29, 2007 (part of Round XXIX)

category: Movies

clue: She played the Queen of England, the High Elf Queen, and the woman who made The African Queen.

explanation: Blanchett played the Queen of England in Elizabeth, High Elf Queen Galadriel in the Lord of the Rings films, and Katherine Hepburn (star of The African Queen) in The Aviator. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, Michael Paul Cote, Jackie Mason, Todd Brotsch, Adrianne Rodgers, Kerry Odell, Josh Paddison, and Joy Dunn

trivia: Blanchett was nominated for an Oscar in 2007 for Notes on a Scandal.

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