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TV Diary: Remembering 'Man on Fire'

Monday, May 13, 2013 - 12:01 am

Denzel Washington appears as a burned-out intelligence agent who becomes a bodyguard in “Man on Fire” at 8 p.m. today on AMC. Trouble ensues when the girl he is protecting is kidnapped. Directed by the late Tony Scott, the 2004 film also stars Dakota Fanning, Marc Anthony and Christopher Walken.

What do your remember about this film and its stars?

1. This film is based on the 1987 film of the same name. Can you name the actor who portrayed Creasy, the character Washington portrays?

2. Washington got his start as Dr. Philip Chandler on which TV series?

3. This actor appeared in Steven Spielberg's TV miniseries “Taken.”

4. Which actor starred as Bobby Cahn on “Wayne's World 2?”

5. Washington received two Oscars for which two movies?

6. “Numb3rs,” “The Good Wife” and “The Company” are among his credits.

7. Who played Nick Renata on the TV series “Hawthorne?”

8. Who played Gray Grantham on “The Pelican Brief?”

9. Who played Ray in “Uptown Girls?”

10. He was the Man with the Plan in “Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead.”

11. Where does “Man on Fire” take place?

Answers: 1. Scott Glenn. 2. “St. Elsewhere.” 3. Fanning. 4. Walken. 5. “Glory” and “Training Day.” 6. Scott. 7. Anthony. 8. Washington. 9. Fanning. 10. Walken. 11. Mexico City.