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  There are 28 quizzes and 280 trivia questions in this category.
Take this hour's quiz: Characters and Actors - Mixed Questions

A quiz every hour! Over 280 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
He Who Must Not Be Seen

A popular convention on many TV shows is the recurring character who is mentioned frequently but is never seen (at least not completely) for most, if not all, of the show's run. Test your knowledge of these mysterious characters. Contains spoilers.
Easy (10 qns)
Nov 24 15
918 plays
Laura Petrie Vs. Mary Richards

Okay, I'll admit it, one has to be a classic televison freak to even come up with this quiz. But if you loved Laura Petrie AND Mary Richards, you might enjoy testing your ability to separate the histories of the two characters.
Tough (10 qns)
Jun 14 04
1776 plays
James Pickens, Jr. Is...?

I'll describe a TV character, show, or situation and you pick the choice that reflects James.
Tough (10 qns)
Dec 09 15
141 plays
Exsanguination, Anyone?

Exsanguination- "the action of draining a person, animal, or organ of blood." This is about some of TV's more interesting vampires. "Buffy", "Angel", "The Vampire Diaries", "True Blood", and "The Originals" are covered- spoilers may be contained within.
Average (10 qns)
Dec 22 15
240 plays
Brainy Babes

In a more modern age (1990s on forward), it has seemed to me that even the smartest, nerdiest, and socially clueless TV characters have been cast with extremely attractive actors. Of course, 'babe' is solely based on my own opinion.
Average (10 qns)
Jan 02 16
315 plays
In the Same Show

This is simple: match the two characters that appeared in the same TV series. Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
Sep 17 16
378 plays
TV Gunslingers of the 50s and 60s: Part I

Simply match the character with the actor from these TV Westerns.
Average (10 qns)
May 27 16
519 plays
Who Played the Other One on TV?

Can you name the actor who starred as the second title-role character on each of the partner television series? Have fun and good Luck!
Average (10 qns)
Apr 20 16
549 plays
TV Twosomes

Pick the correct pairs or their shows or the actors who portray them.
Average (10 qns)
Nov 01 15
738 plays
Villains on TV

Can you pick these tv villains out or who played them or what show they're from?
Tough (10 qns)
Oct 03 15
342 plays
TV's Rivalries

Match the TV character with his arch rival.
Tough (10 qns)
Mar 02 16
561 plays
Second Bananas

Match the correct show with its secondary character.
Average (10 qns)
Apr 11 16
465 plays
TV Sidekicks II

Match the sidekicks from various classic TV shows.
Average (10 qns)
Sep 12 16
663 plays
Mixed Mary Tyler Moore

A general trivia quiz about TV's lovable Laura and magnificent Mary!
Difficult (10 qns)
Apr 01 02
2349 plays
Sean Whalen- The Actor You've Never Heard Of

Sean Whalen is a character actor you've probably never heard of, yet he has been in innumerable famous TV shows and movies.
Average (10 qns)
Aug 02 09
561 plays
TV Characters Played by Two (or More) Actors

TV shows often need to hire a new actor to play a continuing character. Try your hand at trivia about these replacements.
Tough (10 qns)
Sep 22 01
2925 plays
TV Bobs

These questions are about television characters with the first name Bob.
Average (10 qns)
Jun 06 14
582 plays
Same Character, Different Actor

Many television characters were played by two different actors. Here is a simple quiz on some of them. Good luck.
Average (10 qns)
Apr 04 13
600 plays
We Never See You

I am a character or actor that rarely or does not appear in a television program. You guess the correct answer.
Tough (10 qns)
Sep 12 02
3051 plays
TV Nicknames

Many of our favorite TV characters went by nicknames. But do you know who they are by their given names?
Difficult (10 qns)
Feb 23 01
9519 plays
Middle Names Of TV Characters

In the vein of my 'Middle Names Of Movie Characters' quiz, here's one devoted to your knowledge of the middle names and initials of famous TV show characters. Have at it!
Very Difficult (15 qns)
Jan 08 02
4488 plays
In a World of Chaos, Jack Bauer or Vic Mackey?

A hero ain't nothing but a sandwich but does the meat have to be so rancid?! Jack Bauer and Vic Mackey have redefined "hero" in America. This quiz covers the first six seasons of "The Shield" and "24". Vic or Jack. Who's your daddy?
Tough (10 qns)
Jun 11 07
351 plays
Pick the "Dumb" Character

This quiz is on a variety of different sitcoms old and new. All of them have something in common, 'Dumb Characters' or to be politically corect, intellectually challenged characters. I give you the show, you give me the 'dumb character'.
Average (10 qns)
Jan 18 01
4242 plays
Television's Ironmen Pt. 2

Here is another quiz on those who have been on shows for an entire run of a series.
Difficult (10 qns)
Feb 16 04
372 plays
Jack the Ripper on TV

There have been multiple stories about Jack the Ripper shown on TV in one way or another over the years. Here are some questions about a few of them.
Difficult (5 qns)
Mar 08 02
549 plays
Television's Ironmen Pt. 1

Television shows have their casts frequently changed around. However, there are some who have stayed with the show the entire series. To qualify, the character has to appear on every episode, from the first episode to the last.
Difficult (10 qns)
Feb 23 03
792 plays
TV Jacks

Have you ever noticed the popularity of TV characters named John, Jack or Jonathan, especially in Sci-Fi? See if you can i. d. them from these questions.
Average (10 qns)
Jun 19 06
489 plays
What Do Their Initals Mean?

Have you ever noticed that some characters go by their initals such as D.J. or A.J. instead of their first name? Well this quiz tests your knowledge on what those initals stand for.
Difficult (10 qns)
May 17 04
1260 plays
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