TODAY | May 02, 2013
>>> we'd like to say charleston is a beautiful and picturesque town, so it doesn't surprise any of us that hollywood hasn't looked around and said what a beautiful place for movie.
>> here to quiz us on the movie, music and television connections to this fine city is john laverne, head tour guide for bulldog tours.
>> so we should point out that we each have teams here, we're not alone. team hoda is hannah, a student here and a junior and wearing my name on her shirt and jenny, a ninth grade teacher.
>> and i have lauren and claire, they're both going to graduate next week!
>> take it away.
>> welcome to the charleston challenge. let's listen to the questions. team hoda, team kathie lee , let's go. scenes from the 2003 film, " cold mountain " were shot here on campus. which actor or actress eard an oscar?
>> what is the answer?
>> rene zeweger?
>> that's the right answer.
>> next question, let's go. the "the notebook" was also filmed here in charleston . what was the name of the town the movie was set in. a, seaside, south carolina , b, sea bright , south carolina -- c --
>> seabrook, south carolina .
>> we said sea brook.
>> sea brook island.
>> sea brook island.
>> we said that.
>> no, you didn't!
>> charleston was used as a backdrop in that movie, i don't know if any of y'all saw it, rachel macadams. the question number three, which lifetime network series currently --
>>> what is it?
>> we won!
>> excuse me. you got to have the button.
>> all right. it's fixed as usual.
>> no it's not.
>> let's go.
>> they shoot all over campus, shoot in charleston , shoot at the citadel. question number four, which cebrity couple recently tied the knot --
>> ryan reynolds and blake lively .
>> next question!
>> i love this game.
>> darius rucker native charlestonian, the solo artist!
>> lead singer of hootie and the blowfish . according to the band who or what is hootie? is it a, the nickname of a college friend who wore glasses? b, a nickname for darius, who has big eyes. c, a nod to --
>> what is it?
>> a is the right answer.
>> this girl is ineinstein.
>> listen up, ladies, which talk show host was raised in charleston , south carolina .
>> stephen colbert .
>> kathie lee one point. team hoda still won.
>> the prizes are -- a gift card $250 to a local restaurant. dvds of all the films we've been talking about. and more!
>> that was so fun!