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TV Diary: What do you remember about the career of J.K. Simmons of 'Growing Up Fisher'?

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 12:01 am

J.K. Simmons stars as Mel Fisher in the new NBC TV series “Growing Up Fisher,” which airs at 8:30 tonight.

A successful lawyer, Fisher also is blind and going through a divorce, which throws the family into a tizzy. Jenna Elfman stars as Joyce, his ex, Eli Baker as son Henry and Ave Deluca-Verley as daughter Katie.

What do you know about Simmons, and do you remember on what other TV shows and movies he has starred?

1.What was his recurring character name on “Law & Order”?

2. What was his character name on “Justice League”?

3. He played P.J. Jordan on what TV series?

4. He starred with Kyra Sedgwick on this TV series?

5. He played Buffalo Bill Cody on what 2004 film?

6. He played Mac MacGuff in which 2007 film?

7. He played Tony on this brief 2013 TV series.

8. He played J. Jonah Jameson on which five TV series?

9. What does J.K. stand for?

10. He replaced John Goodman in which commercials?

Answers: 1. Dr. Emil Skoda. 2. Gen. Wade Eiling. 3. “Men at Work.” 4. “The Closer.” 5. “Hidalgo.” 6. “Juno.” 7. “Family Tools.” 8. “Ultimate Spider-Man,” “Marvel's Avengers Assemble,” “The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes,” “Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H” and “The Simpsons.” 9. Jonathan Kimble. 10. He took over the role as the yellow peanut M&M.