Daily Trivia – 10/18/11

Question: What sitcom did James Burrows, Glen Charles and Les Charles leave in 1981, to start up Cheers?

Last Question: Who played the mystery writer offering Paulina Porizkova’s character an alibi in the film Her Alibi?

Answer: Tom Selleck

Her Alibi was a 1989 movie starring Tom Selleck and Paulina Porizkova. Porizkova was nominated for a Golden Raspberry award for Worst Actress for her role as Nina in this movie.

Tom Selleck had just finished his Magnum P.I. run when Her Alibi came out. He had decent success in movies, also starring in Runaway, Three Men and a Baby, Quigley Down Under, and High Road to China. He return to television in the ’90s in a recurring role on Friends as Richard, Monica’s older boyfriend. Then he replaced James Caan in the last season of Las Vegas in 2007-2008.
Now he stars as the patriarch Frank Reagan in Blue Bloods.

Paulina Porizkova did not star in too many notable movies. She was more popular for her modeling career and being married to The Cars’ Ric Ocasek.

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