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PUBLISHED : Sunday, 30 March, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 30 March, 2008, 12:00am

1 Name the fictional president played by Martin Sheen (right) in television series The West Wing.

2 In what movie is a presidential sex scandal hushed up with a fictional war?

3 Which actress plays the first female US president in TV series Commander-in-Chief?

4 Who plays journalists Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward in the 1976 film detailing the Watergate scandal, which saw president Richard Nixon's fall from grace?

5 In what 1994 film does the titular character 'meet' John F. Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson?

6 Sunrise at Campobello (1960) depicts which US president's battle with polio?

7 President David Palmer is a character in what long-running TV drama series?

8 Which US president went by the nickname The Gipper, derived from a character he portrayed in a movie?

9 What 1998 film, starring John Travolta, is said to portray Bill Clinton's presidential campaign six years earlier?

10 The Simpsons Movie features which Hollywood actor-turned-politician in the White House?

Solution 1 President Josiah 'Jed' Bartlet 2 Wag the Dog 3 Geena Davis 4 Dustin Hoffman and Robert Redford (All the President's Men) 5 Forrest Gump 6 Franklin D. Roosevelt 7 24 8 Ronald Reagan 9 Primary Colours 10 Arnold Schwarzenegger.


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