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1 Who Played Who on Classic TV?
Can you remember the names of actors who played classic TV characters? I'll give you character names and some program clues and you guess who played them.
Easy
10 Q
mayneeyak
Oct 20 11
1497 plays
2 Guess Who? TV Style
Try to guess well known actors who starred in multiple television series. Clues will include character names, shows and other particulars. Good luck!
Easy
10 Q
johnnycat777
Apr 29 13
741 plays
3 Famous Actors, Before They Were Famous
Have you ever watched a TV show, and recognized some actor in a random role? This quiz is all about those now-famous actors, before they hit the big time.
Tough
10 Q
swgolde
Jul 14 09
654 plays
4 No Way, I'm A Movie Star!
Movie star cross-overs in our hit prime-time TV shows? I'll give a character name and scenario to be matched with its portrayer.The show will not always be provided in the question. Patrick Swayze is not the answer to ANY question!
Average
10 Q
Gamemaster1967
Jan 27 05
1827 plays
5 Chain Letters: TV Stars of past and present
In a Chain Letter quiz, the last letter of each answer will be the first letter of the next answer. Example: If the first answer is "Art Linkletter," the next one has to start with an "R." This quiz is on TV stars of past and present. Hope you enjoy it.
Average
10 Q
mickeygreeneyes
Nov 12 02
3324 plays
6 Character Actors
These are some of the often-seen, not always named actors whose names you may not know, but whose faces will ring a bell.
Tough
15 Q
tom2219
Jan 02 12
390 plays
7 Famous Actors in Not-So-Famous Shows
Too often, great actors and actresses accept roles in shows and movies that are less than successful. How much do you know about famous actors in small-screen flops?
Tough
10 Q
swgolde
Jul 13 09
672 plays
8 Twice In A Lifetime
This will be about TV stars who are very well known for a role, then found success a second time in another role. Most of these will be fill in the blank questions and spelling counts. I don't think they'll be to hard. Have fun!
Average
10 Q
Ms.Lady
May 23 01
7620 plays
9 Roy Scheider
We're gonna need a bigger quiz! This talented actor has played a wide variety of roles, from reluctant hero to astronaut, from police officer to hired killer. Come, see how well you know him.
Tough
10 Q
Polaris101
Apr 14 04
441 plays
10 The Many Losses of Susan Lucci
Susan Lucci endured nearly two decades of heartache before winning a coveted Emmy for her work on "All My Children". This quiz is devoted to Susan's infamous losing streak.
Tough
10 Q
cag1970
Feb 03 04
393 plays
11 Twice In A Lifetime II
This will be a quiz about TV stars who are famous for two different roles. They will be fill-in-the-blank and spelling counts, but I don't think they will be very hard. Have fun!
Average
10 Q
Ms.Lady
May 23 01
4896 plays
12 TV Veterans
All of the people in this quiz have been in at least three tv series.
Average
10 Q
robert362
Jun 03 01
5889 plays
13 Guess Who's Guesting
This quiz is on many actors who guest starred on various sitcoms and dramas before hitting it big. You just need to guess which one it is. Good luck.
Difficult
10 Q
diamondjim68
Sep 05 11
435 plays
14 Twice In A Lifetime III
This will be a quiz on TV stars who are famous for two different roles. These will be fill-in-the-blank and spelling counts. They shouldn't be very hard. Hope you like it!
Tough
10 Q
Ms.Lady
May 23 01
3801 plays
15 Cowboys Never Die, They Move to Other Series
I'll give you a television cowboy's true name and character name, you identify the series he moved on to either star or co-star in.
Average
10 Q
AirBossJohnson
Feb 04 06
825 plays
16 Wonderful Women in Television
The television world is full of beautiful and talented women. Can you name the women in this quiz?
Tough
15 Q
MommyPanda
Sep 26 01
5394 plays
17 TV Guest Stars
Many actresses have 'made the rounds' as guest stars on popular tv series.
Difficult
10 Q
robert362
Jun 04 01
1713 plays
18 Actors Playing Two Roles
Sometimes an actor, who played a guest character, returns to play yet another character or even a full-time starring role. Or vice versa.
Very Difficult
10 Q
TonyTheDad
Oct 03 01
3486 plays
19 Have I Seen Them Somewhere Before? #1
Here is a quiz about my favorite actors and actresses that got started on one show and became successful on another or more. Or, they became popular because they were recognized on one show and went on to guest star on other shows or movies.
Tough
10 Q
iluvjjc4ever
Apr 12 04
1506 plays
20 Leading Men in Television Dramas
Here's a quiz on some of my all time favorite dramas on TV and their leading man (actors who played them). IMPORTANT: Spelling counts!
Tough
10 Q
darlu66
Jul 02 00
3669 plays
21 Have I Seen Them Somewhere Before? #2
Here is the second installment of my quiz for my favorite actors and actresses that got their start on one show and became popular on another or more or went on to guest star on other shows or movies. Not all questions come from the show.
Tough
10 Q
iluvjjc4ever
Apr 27 04
885 plays
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Last Updated Aug 20 14 10:55 AM

Some sample questions from this category:

* He was Archie Bunker for years on 'All in the Family' and went on to play Chief Gillespie on 'In the Heat of the Night'. Who is he?
* He played the ultra conservative Alex P. Keaton on 'Family Ties' and later played Mike Flaherty on 'Spin City'. Who is he?
* James Garner did well in 'Maverick' and 'Rockford Files', but also had a less successful western series.
* Lee Majors did many things other than 'Six Million Dollar Man', including 'Owen Marshall', 'Fall Guy' and 'Big Valley'. Who was his co-star in 'Owen Marshall'?
* Beatrice Arthur was successful with 'Maude' and 'Golden Girls', but also had this series that didn't do that well.


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