Quiz: Do you know the REAL names of America's biggest stars - Washington Times
Skip to content

Do you know the REAL names of America's biggest stars

Norma Jeane Mortenson became Marilyn Monroe. Marion Robert Morrison went on to become John Wayne. And Marshall Bruce Mathers III is better known as Eminem. It's not at all unusual for performers to find a new names when they hit the stage. Here are some of Hollywood's biggest names. See if you recognize them:

Thomas Mapother IV started his career with supporting roles in Taps and The Outsiders and went on to star in more than 40 films, earning three Oscar nominations and three Golden Globe Awards. You know this A-Lister as:

Celeb My Name Is Quiz - Outsiders

Thomas Mapother IV started his career with supporting roles in Taps and The Outsiders and went on to star in more than 40 films, earning three Oscar nominations and three Golden Globe Awards. You know this A-Lister as:

Other Quizzes

1960s history quiz collage

Do you remember the 1960s?

Learn about some of the history, science and politics associated with one of the wildest decades in the twentieth century.

John Wayne starring in "El Dorado."

Are you a Western movie buff?

Howdy, partner. Mosey on up to the screen and take a challenge about Hollywood's wide range of cowboy films.

"Saving Private Ryan" (Courtesy Paramount Pictures)

Are you a war movie expert?

Take the challenge that looks at the production, actors and stories behind classic war films covering such conflicts as the American Civil War, World War II and Battle of Mogadishu.

American director Clint Eastwood is seen at the press conference for the film "Changeling" during the 61st International film festival in Cannes, southern France, on Tuesday, May 20, 2008.  (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

Let's celebrate the films of Clint Eastwood

Take the trivia challenge that covers highlights and a few obscure facts about the career of one of Hollywood's most acclaimed and well-known filmmakers and actors.

Classic versions of Frankenstein's Monster, Dracula and the Wolfman.

Do you know horror movies?

Test you knowledge of horror films spanning over the last 100 years in this ultimate challenge of macabre movie lore.

Rick Grimes meets "The Walking Dead." (Couretsy AMC)

Are you a fan of "The Walking Dead?"

Survive the challenge exploring AMC's popular televised adaptation of Robert Kirkman's zombie apocalypse comic book series. Warning for casual viewers, spoilers lie ahead.