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  There are 30 quizzes and 300 trivia questions in this category.
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A quiz every hour! Over 300 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
1
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)
jmorrow
1020 plays
2
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)
gretas
1788 plays
3
James Pickens, Jr. Is...?

I'll describe a TV character, show, or situation and you pick the choice that reflects James.
Tough (10 qns)
Gamemaster1967
144 plays
4
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)
Gamemaster1967
240 plays
5
Who Played Mum on TV

Can you identify the actress who played these " mum" characters on TV.
Very Easy (10 qns)
zambesi
Dec 05 16
594 plays
6
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)
Gamemaster1967
321 plays
7
TV Gunslingers of the 50s and 60s: Part I

Simply match the character with the actor from these TV Westerns.
Average (10 qns)
zambesi
May 27 16
531 plays
8
The Light's On, But Nobody's Home

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 (10 qns)
bruins1956
Dec 24 16
318 plays
9
In the Same Show

This is simple: match the two characters that appeared in the same TV series. Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
austinnene
Sep 17 16
396 plays
10
TV Twosomes

Pick the correct pairs or their shows or the actors who portray them.
Average (10 qns)
nyirene330
753 plays
11
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)
MaceoMack
Apr 20 16
555 plays
12
Villains on TV

Can you pick these tv villains out or who played them or what show they're from?
Tough (10 qns)
nyirene330
345 plays
13
TV's Rivalries

Match the TV character with his arch rival.
Tough (10 qns)
nyirene330
Mar 02 16
561 plays
14
Second Bananas

Match the correct show with its secondary character.
Average (10 qns)
nyirene330
Apr 11 16
471 plays
15
Mixed Mary Tyler Moore

A general trivia quiz about TV's lovable Laura and magnificent Mary!
Difficult (10 qns)
SparkyPooh
2355 plays
16
TV Sidekicks II

Match the sidekicks from various classic TV shows.
Average (10 qns)
debodun
Sep 12 16
675 plays
17
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)
swgolde
561 plays
18
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)
TonyTheDad
2925 plays
19
TV Bobs

These questions are about television characters with the first name Bob.
Average (10 qns)
Robert907
591 plays
20
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)
diamondjim68
609 plays
21
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)
BungeeAZ
3051 plays
22
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)
TonyTheDad
9522 plays
23
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)
enfranklopedia
4497 plays
24
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)
JoeSmow
351 plays
25
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)
littleone522
4248 plays
26
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)
GoodVibe
372 plays
27
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)
BaronTR
552 plays
28
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)
GoodVibe
792 plays
29
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)
Mizoti
489 plays
30
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)
elisamay
1260 plays
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