40 Pop Culture Trivia Questions

Are you a pop connoisseur? Do you love getting updated about the latest trends, music, movies, and celebrities? If yes, and you are a true fan of this entertainment, taking these fun pop trivia questions would be easy and the perfect way to challenge yourself.

Pop culture constantly evolves and is here to entertain, inform, and inspire us. Pop is also a major way for people to connect with others and feel part and parcel of society.

However, just like any other worldly thing, it has its critics. Some people argue that pop has lots of negativity and leads to idolizing and worshipping celebrities.

If you pride yourself on being a pop culture master, try the trivia below.

You are required to tick the correct answer from the multiple choices provided below a question. You only have one chance per question; therefore, be decisive.

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#1. In the movie "The Dark Knight," who plays the Joker?

#2. Which singer is known for her album "1989"?

#3. Who won the first season of "American Idol"?

#4. What is the highest-grossing film of all time (as of 2021)?

#5. Who played Tony Stark/Iron Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?

#6. Which actor portrays Sherlock Holmes in the BBC series "Sherlock"?

#7. What is the name of the band fronted by Dave Grohl?

#8. Which actor voices Woody in the "Toy Story" movies?

#9. Which artist released the hit single "Uptown Funk"?

#10. Who is the main character in "The Hunger Games" series?

#11. Which TV show features the fictional town of Springfield?

#12. What is the name of Harry Potter's pet owl?

#13. Which actress played Hermione Granger in the "Harry Potter" film series?

#14. Who is known as the "King of Pop"?

#15. What is the name of the main character in the "Breaking Bad" series?

#16. Which artist released the album "Lemonade"?

#17. Who played Jack Dawson in the film "Titanic"?

#18. What is the name of the fictional city where Batman operates?

#19. Which actress portrays Daenerys Targaryen in the TV series "Game of Thrones"?

#20. Who wrote the novel "To Kill a Mockingbird"?

#21. Which artist released the hit song "Rolling in the Deep"?

#22. Who directed the film "Pulp Fiction"?

#23. Which actor portrayed James Bond in the film "Casino Royale"?

#24. What is the name of the coffee shop in the TV show "Friends"?

#25. Who played the character Tony Montana in the film "Scarface"?

#26. What is the name of the fictional high school in the TV show "Glee"?

#27. Which artist released the album "Reputation"?

#28. Who is the lead singer of the band Coldplay?

#29. What is the name of the wizarding school in the "Harry Potter" series?

#30. Which actor played Neo in the "Matrix" trilogy?

#31. Who is the author of the "A Song of Ice and Fire" book series?

#32. What is the name of the fictional superhero created by Stan Lee for Marvel Comics?

#33. Which actress played Katniss Everdeen in the "Hunger Games" film series?

#34. Who directed the film "The Shawshank Redemption"?

#35. What is the name of the fictional planet in the "Star Wars" series?

#36. Which singer released the hit single "Shape of You"?

#37. Who played Captain Jack Sparrow in the "Pirates of the Caribbean" films?

#38. What is the name of the dog in the comic strip "Peanuts"?

#39. Which actor portrayed Wolverine in the "X-Men" film series?

#40. Who released the album "Thriller"?


Final Thoughts

These trivia questions are suitable for people of all ages. That means you can play it together with your friends and family.

After completing the 40 questions, you will have learned more about different aspects of pop culture, and it will also help you improve your memory, among many more benefits.

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