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  There are 33 quizzes and 330 trivia questions in this category.
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Trivia Quizzes in category Characters and Actors
1
He Who Must Not Be Seen 10 questions

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
jmorrow
1107 plays
2
Laura Petrie Vs. Mary Richards 10 questions

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
gretas
1803 plays
3
James Pickens, Jr. Is...? 10 questions

I'll describe a TV character, show, or situation and you pick the choice that reflects James.
Tough
Gamemaster1967
147 plays
4
Who Played Mum on TV 10 questions

Can you identify the actress who played these " mum" characters on TV.
Very Easy
zambesi
Dec 05 16
636 plays
5
Exsanguination, Anyone? 10 questions

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
Gamemaster1967
252 plays
6
The Light's On, But Nobody's Home 10 questions

Have you ever heard the saying "not the sharpest tool in the shed", well with that in mind, let's look back at some of the "dimmest bulbs" to ever grace our TV screens.
Average
bruins1956
Dec 24 16
348 plays
7
Brainy Babes 10 questions

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
Gamemaster1967
327 plays
8
Right Hand Man...er...Woman 10 questions

Just as day has night and north has south, every television protagonist must have a side-kick, someone with whom they are indelibly linked. Correctly identify the famous television pairings from the list below.
Very Easy
leith90
Mar 19 17
576 plays
9
TV Gunslingers of the 50s and 60s: Part I 10 questions

Simply match the character with the actor from these TV Westerns.
Average
zambesi
543 plays
10
In the Same Show 10 questions

This is simple: match the two characters that appeared in the same TV series. Good luck!
Average
austinnene
Sep 17 16
402 plays
11
TV Twosomes 10 questions

Pick the correct pairs or their shows or the actors who portray them.
Average
nyirene330
759 plays
12
Who Played the Other One on TV? 10 questions

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
MaceoMack
564 plays
13
Villains on TV 10 questions

Can you pick these tv villains out or who played them or what show they're from?
Tough
nyirene330
348 plays
14
TV's Rivalries 10 questions

Match the TV character with his arch rival.
Tough
nyirene330
564 plays
15
Second Bananas 10 questions

Match the correct show with its secondary character.
Average
nyirene330
477 plays
16
Mixed Mary Tyler Moore 10 questions

A general trivia quiz about TV's lovable Laura and magnificent Mary!
Difficult
SparkyPooh
2355 plays
17
TV Sidekicks II 10 questions

Match the sidekicks from various classic TV shows.
Average
debodun
Sep 12 16
681 plays
18
TV Nicknames 10 questions

Match the TV characters 'real' names with their nicknames.
Average
nyirene330
Mar 24 17
483 plays
19
Sean Whalen- The Actor You've Never Heard Of 10 questions

Sean Whalen is a character actor you've probably never heard of, yet he has been in innumerable famous TV shows and movies.
Average
swgolde
561 plays
20
TV Characters Played by Two (or More) Actors 10 questions

TV shows often need to hire a new actor to play a continuing character. Try your hand at trivia about these replacements.
Tough
TonyTheDad
2925 plays
21
TV Bobs 10 questions

These questions are about television characters with the first name Bob.
Average
Robert907
594 plays
22
Same Character, Different Actor 10 questions

Many television characters were played by two different actors. Here is a simple quiz on some of them. Good luck.
Average
diamondjim68
612 plays
23
We Never See You 10 questions

I am a character or actor that rarely or does not appear in a television program. You guess the correct answer.
Tough
BungeeAZ
3051 plays
24
TV Nicknames 10 questions

Many of our favorite TV characters went by nicknames. But do you know who they are by their given names?
Difficult
TonyTheDad
9522 plays
25
Middle Names Of TV Characters 15 questions

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
enfranklopedia
4503 plays
26
In a World of Chaos, Jack Bauer or Vic Mackey? 10 questions

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
JoeSmow
351 plays
27
Pick the "Dumb" Character 10 questions

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
littleone522
4257 plays
28
TV Nicknames - Part 2 10 questions

Same as before...match each character's nickname with his/her 'real' name on the show.
Average
nyirene330
Mar 25 17
312 plays
29
Television's Ironmen Pt. 2 10 questions

Here is another quiz on those who have been on shows for an entire run of a series.
Difficult
GoodVibe
372 plays
30
Jack the Ripper on TV 5 questions

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
BaronTR
552 plays
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