publication date: Monday, October 21, 2013 (part of Fall 2013)

category: Movies

clue: His film career connects such cultural icons as Frankenstein, Hamlet, Marilyn Monroe, Thor, and Harry Potter.

explanation: Branagh starred in and/or directed Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, Hamlet, My Week with Marilyn, Thor, and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Erik Bates, and Elaine Beckland

Kiss Me, I'm Irish: D'fhéadfadh gá duit éirí leat Gaeilge a aithint ar na cúig cáiliúla as Éirinn. Bíodh spraoi! (You may need the luck of the Irish to recognize these five celebrities from Ireland. Have fun!)

Similar Goos

Tim Curry

This spicy actor brought life to such monsters as Dr. Frank-N-Furter, Pennywise the Clown, and the Lord of Darkness. Go »

Joaquin Phoenix

After iconic roles as Johnny Cash and Emperor Commodus, he "retired" to pursue a rap career, and soon announced it was just a hoax. Go »

Chris O'Donnell

His real first name and his most famous role, in the Batman film series, are both present in Christopher Robin. Go »

Saint Patrick

First a slave, then a scholar, then a snake banisher, then Ireland's most important saint. Go »

Audrey Hepburn

The man who never said never again coaxed her out of retirement to play his famous lover in a famous forest. Go »

James Hoban

How strange that it was an Irishman who designed the most famous house in America. Go »