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Recognise talent when you see it?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Merlin5, 5 Jul 2018.

  1. Merlin5

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    If so, let the sharpest eyes name these famous people. And feel free to post your own unrecognisables.

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  2. Thekwango

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    1. Ian McKellan
    2. George Clooney
    3. Fat dude from The Chase?!
    The rest apart from 5 I know their faces but can’t get a name to come.
     
  3. On Holiday

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  4. robfosters

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    4. Helen mirren

    7. Nichelle Nichols (Uhura in Star Trek)
     
  5. robfosters

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    I think 5 might be Boy George.
     
  6. Merlin5

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    1, 2, 4, 5, 6 and 7 all correct. Blimey, I thought they'd be harder. :D

    3 anyone? :)
     
  7. [FnG]magnolia

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    2 - Diego Maradonna
    7 - Shirley Bassey
     
  8. Dj_Jestar

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    3 is Russell Brand.

    e: 2 might be George Clooney.
    e2: I see 2 was already posted :D
     
  9. Merlin5

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    Some more.

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  10. Merlin5

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    Bingo.
     
  11. robfosters

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    1 is Steve Jobs
     
  12. Merlin5

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    Correct.

    Bah, I just found something in my browser which gives them all away. Damn internet.
     
  13. Dj_Jestar

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    That's Eminem in the second of the new lot. Have actually seen that pic before :)
     
  14. Merlin5

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    Yep. Well I know you recognised that one. Hmm, I thought this would be one of the rare games that browser searches wouldn't find, but unfortunately not.
     
  15. Baron C

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    Interesting that a young eminem looks like a grown up Josh Homme from QOTSA.
     
  16. chief barker

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    That is Bruce Willis.
     
  17. jsmoke

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    Russell Brand. Big change. Looks a bit like biggie smalls.
     
  18. krooton

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    Haha, I thought 3 was Christiano Ronaldo :D
     
  19. Jono8

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    Can't be. OP said this was a list of people with talent.
     
  20. peterwalkley

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    I think the one after Steve Jobs is Bill Gates.