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Retro Baltimore Trivia: What Baltimore actor told Tracey Ullman to “take a Liverpool accent and Americanize it”? 

Retro Baltimore Trivia: What Baltimore actor told Tracey Ullman to “take a Liverpool accent and Americanize it”? 
When Tracey Ullman, above right, was filming an episode of her TV show that was set in a Baltimore row house, what co-star, above left, who was born in Baltimore, gave her the advice to "take a Liverpool accent and Americanize it”? (Courtesy IMDb)

Readers: Think you know your Baltimore? Try answering our weekly trivia question. Some weeks will be ridiculously easy, some weeks a bit more challenging.

Here’s last week’s trivia:

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QUESTION: What Baltimore actor, who once starred in “The Tracey Ullman Show” in an episode set in a Baltimore row house, advised Ullman, seeking to sound like a Baltimorean, to “take a Liverpool accent and Americanize it”?

ANSWER: Michael Tucker, star of “L.A. Law” and a former Baltimore City College graduate. Tucker played Ullman's father in the episode “Jinx Haber Revisited,” in 1989.

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