Donate to Nova Ukraine to provide humanitarian relief to the Ukrainian people. And pray for Ukrainians everywhere, including these seven famous people.



Milla Jovovich

publication date: Saturday, March 12, 2022

category: Movies

clue: Her movies about elements, zombies, and Joan of Arc have not always been well-received by critics, but none were as widely reviled as her early sequel about a colorful lagoon.

explanation: Jovovich starred in Return to the Blue Lagoon, The Fifth Element, The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc, and the Resident Evil films. more…

difficulty: very easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, and Chris Lemler


Oksana Baiul

publication date: Friday, March 11, 2022

category: Sports

clue: Ukraine's first Olympic champion retired in the mid-1990s to play Clara and Dorothy Gale on ice.

explanation: Baiul won a gold medal in figure skating in 1994, then left the sport and performed in TV specials like The Nutcracker on Ice and The Wizard of Oz on Ice. more…

difficulty: easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, and Richard Slominsky


Denis Stoff

publication date: Thursday, March 10, 2022

category: Music

clue: This YouTube star spent years asking to be made famous. He got a down attitude about it but lately that's been dragged out of him.

explanation: Stoff began singing on YouTube before performing in the rock bands Asking Alexandria, Make Me Famous, Down & Dirty, and Drag Me Out. more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, and Chris Lemler


Olga Kurylenko

publication date: Wednesday, March 9, 2022

category: Movies

clue: After her breakthrough as a model in the French fashion industry, she found a measure of peace in the arms of James Bond and appeared as a Marvel villain last year.

explanation: Kurylenko starred in A Quantum of Solace and Black Widow. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, and Chris Lemler


Sergey Bubka

publication date: Tuesday, March 8, 2022

category: Sports

clue: Setting world records that lasted for decades was not too high of a bar to cross for this celebrated athlete, gold medalist, and inaugural member of the six meters club.

explanation: Bubka earned one Olympic gold medal and numerous world records in his pole vaulting career, including being the first person to clear six meters in height. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, and Richard Slominsky


Mila Kunis

publication date: Monday, March 7, 2022

category: Television

clue: She got so into retro nostalgia from her 1970s sitcom that she went back and married her former co-star.

explanation: Kunis married Ashton Kutcher, her co-star in That 70's Show. more…

difficulty: very easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, and Richard Slominsky


Volodymyr Zelenskyy

publication date: Sunday, March 6, 2022

category: Government

clue: Nobody's laughing at this former comedian any longer.

explanation: Zelenskyy left professional comedy to become the president of Ukraine in 2019. more…

difficulty: very easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, and Erik Bates


Other Themes in Spring 2022

Stars Who Trekked

Since its inception in the 1960s, the science-fiction program Star Trek and its many spinoff shows and movies have spread across pop culture, attracting a huge fan base... and that includes big-name stars who are happy to make guest appearances. The celebrities in this theme, who will appear throughout the Spring 2022 season, are all established names in Hollywood who signed up for guest appearances in some iteration of Star Trek. Go »