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Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May ran the TV series called Top Gear till 2015. What is their new show at Amazon.com?
The Grand Tour is a British motoring television series for Amazon Video, presented by Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May, and produced by Andy Wilman. The four agreed to produce the series following their departures from the BBC series Top Gear with an initial agreement of 36 episodes over three years.
Joey Tribbiani is one of the main characters in an American sitcom Friends. What is his occupation?
Actor. Joey Tribbiani, portrayed by Matt LeBlanc, is a struggling actor and food lover who becomes famous for his role on the soap opera Days of Our Lives as Dr. Drake Ramoray.
Who composed the music for David Lynch's TV series Twin Peaks?
Angelo Badalamenti is an American composer of Italian descent, best known for his work scoring films for director David Lynch, notably Blue Velvet, the Twin Peaks saga , The Straight Story and Mulholland Drive.
Who played the role of Ross Geller in the American sitcom Friends?
David Schwimmer portrayed Ross Geller, Monica Geller's older brother, a paleontologist working at the Museum of Natural History, and later a tenured professor of paleontology at New York University. Ross is involved in an on-again-off-again relationship with Rachel throughout the series.
Who played the role of Carrie Bradshaw in the American TV series Sex and the City?
Sarah Jessica Parker. The show is based on the 1997 book of the same name by Candace Bushnell and follows the lives of a group of four women who, despite their different natures and ever-changing sex lives, remain inseparable and confide in each other.
Who (pictured) played one of the leading roles in an American TV series Prison Break?
Wentworth Miller as Michael Scofield devises an elaborate plan to help his brother Lincoln Burrows (Dominic Purcell) escape prison and clear his name. Amaury Nolasco plays the role of Fernando Sucre, Michael's cell-mate at Fox River State Penitentiary.
Who played the title role in an American TV series Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman?
Jane Seymour. Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman is an American Western drama series created by Beth Sullivan and starring Jane Seymour, who plays Dr. Michaela "Mike" Quinn, a physician who leaves Boston in search of adventure in the Old American West and who settles in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
An American TV miniseries The Thorn Birds starred Richard Chamberlain. Who was his female companion?
Rachel Ward. The miniseries aired from March 27 to 30, 1983 and was based on a novel by Colleen McCullough. It starred Richard Chamberlain as Ralph de Bricassart and Rachel Ward as Meggie Cleary. It was enormously successful and became the United States' second highest-rated miniseries of all time behind Roots.
When did the American sitcom Friends first air on tv?
September 22, 1994. Friends is an American television sitcom about a group of six friends living in New York, which aired on NBC from September 22, 1994, to May 6, 2004. It received acclaim throughout its run, becoming one of the most popular television shows of all time.