Time to Get Down to The Ugly Truth!


By: J.P. Naomi

6 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

What happens when a romantically challenged woman gets dating pointers from a chauvinistic man? They fall in love, of course! Take this quiz to remember all of you favorite moments from "The Ugly Truth!"

The lead female character in "The Ugly Truth" is _____ Richter.

"The Ugly Truth" was directed by Robert Luketic. It was produced by Karen McCullah Lutz, Tom Rosenberg and Gary Lucchesi.


Which famous actor plays the role of Abby Richter?

Katherine Heigl was born on November 24, 1978 in Washington, DC. She rose to fame on "Grey's Anatomy" in which she played Izzie Stevens from 2005-2010.


What is Abby's profession?

The story of "The Ugly Truth" was written by Nicole Eastman. The film was distributed by Columbia Pictures.


Abby is a morning news show producer in this US city...

Sacramento is the capital city of the state of California. Its nicknames include the City of Trees, Sactown, Sac and Sacto.


What is Abby's favorite books genre?

Two of her favorite books are "Chicken Soup for the Soul" and "Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus."


Mike ________ has a local television show in which he discusses relationships with a high degree of cynicism.

The Ugly Truth was filmed at nine different locations. They were all located in California.


What is the name of Mike Chadway's television show?

In his show he gives women, and men, some very harsh reality checks. He tells it like it is, which does not please everyone!


Which famous actor plays the role of Mike Chadway?

Gerard Butler was born on November 13, 1969 in Paisley, Scotland. He is a graduate of the University of Glasgow.


What does Abby do the first time she sees Mike's show on-air?

Abby calls in to the show and has an argument with Mike on-air. Little does she know what the next day will have in store for her.


Why did the station owner hire Mike to do a segment on Abby's morning show?

The TV station is threatening to cancel Abby's morning show because it's ratings are so low. Abby is less than content when she discovers Mike has been hired to assist in bringing the ratings back up!


Which word best describes Abby and Mike's relationship on their first day of work together?

Abby thinks that Mike is a disgusting pig, and Mike thinks that Abby is a dumb control freak.


What is the name of the man who Abby meets and believes is the man of her dreams?

Abby wants to date Colin but her naive and controlling nature might make it difficult to get things going.


What is Colin's profession?

Colin's last name in "The Ugly Truth" is Anderson. Colin Anderson is an orthopedic surgeon.


Where does Colin live?

Abby thinks she has hit the jackpot meeting a handsome doctor who lives right near her. She is so concerned with the perfect scenario, that she doesn't see what is right in front of her.


What is the name of the actor who plays the role of Colin?

Eric Winter was born on July 17, 1976 in La Mirada, California. He is known for his role as Rex Brady on "Days of Our Lives."


What is the name of Abby's boss at the TV station?

Stuart is portrayed by actor Nick Searcy. Searcy is best known for portraying Chief Deputy US Marshal Art Mullen on TV series "Justified."


The co-anchors of Abby's morning show are Georgia and _______.

Larry Williams and Georgia Bordeney are the co-anchors of the morning show. They are also married.


Co-anchor Georgia Bordeney is portrayed by this actress...

Cheryl Hines is best known for her role as Larry David's wife, Cheryl, on "Curb Your Enthusiasm." She has been nominated for two Emmy Awards.


Co-anchor Larry Williams is portrayed by this actor...

John Michael Higgins was born on February 12, 1963 in Boston, Massachusetts. He appeared as John Smith in all three "Pitch Perfect" movies.


What is the name of Abby's assistant at the TV station?

Joy Haim is not only Abby's assistant, the two are also friends. Joy takes a lot of the brunt of Abby's rants.


Which actress plays the role of Abby's assistant, Joy?

Bree Turner was born in 1977 and began her acting career in 1996. She is the daughter of former NFL linebacker Kevin Turner.


After joining the TV station, Mike not only helped to improve the ratings, he also improved...

Georgia and Larry were having clear and visible marriage issues, even on-air. Once Mike stepped in, things seemed to improve greatly.


Where do Abby and Colin go on a date where Abby has an earpiece so she can gain real-time dating advice from Mike?

While Abby is at the baseball game with Colin, Mike encourages her to do some interesting things, including eating a hot dog provocatively!


What happens when Abby spills her drink on Colin at the baseball game?

She begins wiping his legs down and ends up in a precarious position... much to the amusement of the entire stadium as it is displayed on the jumbo-tron!


Which late-night television show is Mike invited to appear on?

The "Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson" is the third iteration of the "Late Late Show" franchise. It was created by David Letterman, Peter Lassally and Craig Ferguson.


What happens after Mike appears on "The Late Late Show?"

Realizing that Mike has indeed had an impact on the ratings of her morning show, Abby knows she needs to do something to keep Mike at her station.


Where does Abby go to persuade Mike to stay with her morning show?

She flies to Los Angeles and meets up with him at a bar. They proceed to talk, drink and dance...


What did Abby cancel in order to fly to Los Angeles to chase after Mike?

Abby was quick to cancel the weekend. But deep down, Colin wanted to try and make it work somehow.


Where do Mike and Abby kiss for the first time?

Abby and Mike share a passionate kiss in the elevator after a night of drinking and dancing. It is clear from this moment that the two of them are really into each other.


Who knocks on Abby's door at her hotel room in LA?

Colin was trying to be romantic! He showed up to be with her in LA. Little did he realize she was hoping someone else was at the door!


What were Colin and Abby planning to do on their romantic getaway weekend?

Abby and Colin had decided they would sleep together for the first time on their weekend away. That never ended up happening!


What type of festival do both Abby and Mike broadcast from towards the end of the film?

The hot air balloon festival scene was shot in Lake Skinner Regional Park. This park is located in Winchester, California.


What does Abby reveal to Colin about her physical appearance when she breaks up with him?

Abby came to the realization that Colin only likes her because he thinks she is someone completely different. She has been coached into the woman that he likes, not who she really is.


At the very end of the film, where are Abby and Mike?

The two have slept together. Mike asks Abby if she was faking it. Abby replies, "You will never know it."


In which year did "The Ugly Truth" premiere?

"The Ugly Truth" was released on July 24, 2009. It brought in more than $205 million at the box office.


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