Daily Trivia – 2/23/12

Question: In Top Secret!, who starred as American rock ‘n’ roll star “Nick Rivers”?

Last Question: In 1986, who became the first new MTV VJ since the original five?

Answer: “Downtown” Julie Brown

“Wubba Wubba Wubba”! As MTV was turning 5 years old, they brought in new blood with the British Downtown Julie Brown. She became a VJ, and hosted Club MTV, which was similar to American Bandstand, except it was exclusively dance music.

After leaving MTV she went on to work for ESPN conducting on and off the field interviews with football players. Then she moved to L.A. to go to the E! channel.

Let’s Return to the ’80s, and look at the VJ at work:

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