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1 The Queens of Comedy
How well do you know these comediennes who have graced television screens since the medium began?
10 Q
Feb 22 12
5028 plays
2 What Ever Happened To....
Many child stars have come and gone in entertainment, but where did they go? Some have had success as adults and some have not. All are from American TV. See if you can remember these names from entertainment's past.
10 Q
Jul 24 09
4143 plays
3 Which Television Father Was I?
This is a follow-up to my quiz on television mothers. It is time to see what we remember about television fathers. Enjoy!
Very Easy
10 Q
Jul 26 07
10353 plays
4 The Tellytecs
Who is killing the great television detectives of England (and a couple from across the pond)? One by one they fall and you have just three clues in each question to identify each dead detective and three more to find out the murderer.
10 Q
Sep 06 09
420 plays
5 Frocks with Glocks
The ten women described in this quiz are no shrinking violets, and all are pretty handy with a weapon. So, make sure that you match the correct name to each description, or you might find yourself staring down the barrel of a gun!
10 Q
Dec 30 12
369 plays
6 Classic TV Families
I will give you the name of the mom and dad on a classic television show. You have to tell me the name of their child or the child that I don't have listed. Only type their first name. Good luck!
10 Q
Feb 18 07
9330 plays
7 Two Clues and Guess Who ... on TV
How well do you know television actors and their roles? I'll give you hints on two TV roles played by the same actor, you identify the actor. For true TV junkies, it should be easy. Good luck!
10 Q
Jan 23 08
3675 plays
8 TV Title Characters and Series of Yesteryear
Return with me to visit some of the TV shows I enjoyed during my childhood. Do you remember these pre 1970 title series and characters? Good luck.
15 Q
Jun 17 12
717 plays
9 The Life and Times of Alf Garnett
Alf Garnett was a well loved British TV character for many years. See how much you can remember about him.
10 Q
Aug 06 09
285 plays
10 Early US Television Sitcoms--Masculine Gender
A quiz about US television sitcoms with a male lead character. First episode shown before 1980.
10 Q
Aug 06 12
861 plays
11 Child Stars On Your Television
"Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star" may or may not have been a memorable movie. I don't know. I didn't see it. But there was the wonderful song at the end--"Child Stars On Your Television", performed by and about some of the great stars of yesteryear.
10 Q
Mar 22 09
2274 plays
12 Top Ten TV Dads
In honor of Father's Day I decided to create this quiz on the top ten TV fathers. I'll tell you about a father, you tell me the name. The interesting info will tell you about the actor who played that father.
10 Q
Jun 18 06
7563 plays
13 TV Children
Here are some questions about TV children, past and present, and their families.
10 Q
Nov 25 06
6225 plays
14 Also Known As...
Some TV characters are only known by their last names or by nicknames. Their first name is either mentioned rarely or only known by trivia buffs. Do you know these characters given names?
10 Q
Jun 27 07
3174 plays
15 A Smoldering of Soup Strainers
Team quiz by Phoenix Rising
Worried about that fly in your soup? No need if you have a built-in soup strainer. This quiz will take a look at some of the more famous facial hair-toting actors and characters from the world of television.
10 Q
Nov 24 13
351 plays
16 Who Played Me on TV?
Guess the character, or the actor who played them.
10 Q
Oct 06 12
2088 plays
17 Old Time TV Characters, Actors, And Shows
This quiz will challenge your knowledge of actors, character names, and television series from the past. Put on those memory hats, and good luck. For those trivia nuts like me who agonize over the incorrect answers, no worries, they're included.
10 Q
Oct 10 12
894 plays
18 Who's the TV Title Character?
Many TV shows have titles which refer to the main character by a nickname or a name other than their real name. Can you name the title characters of these shows?
10 Q
Jul 18 08
2799 plays
19 TV Couples of Early TV
I'll give you the name of a TV show and one of the couples. Just give me the name of the other.
10 Q
Jan 10 12
831 plays
20 Fired? Was That in the Script?
From time to time, actors disappear from TV shows. Sometimes voluntarily, sometimes not. Let's see who got up to what in which TV show.
10 Q
Nov 03 13
369 plays
21 Guess the TV show
Guess the title of the TV show by the name of its characters.
10 Q
Dec 06 06
9999 plays
22 TV Title Characters and Series of the '70s
Do you remember those title characters from those great TV series from the 1970s? Here is a sampling of them. Test your memory and knowledge right here on my quiz. Good luck!
10 Q
Jun 02 12
600 plays
23 Title Characters From TV Shows Through The Decades
Do you remember the TV title characters of some classic TV series? Try this quiz and test your memory.
10 Q
Apr 12 12
828 plays
24 Beautiful Stranger
I love it when a beautiful celebrity guest stars in a TV show. Enjoy this quiz about these beautiful strangers on familiar sets of both comedy and drama. Hints are given!
10 Q
Aug 19 14
315 plays
25 Comedians And Angels
Comedies and medical dramas have always been ratings winners on TV. Here are some comic characters and nursing 'angels' for you to identify.
10 Q
Jun 27 10
609 plays
26 Those Tempestuous TV Tykes And Teens
This quiz will highlight roles and facts about some of the younger performers who have graced the small screen on various television series. Enjoy.
10 Q
Dec 22 12
426 plays
27 Is There a Doctor In The House?
Quite a simple treatment required for this quiz. I tell you the name of the Doctor and you diagnose which British TV series he/she appeared in.
10 Q
Aug 21 07
1401 plays
28 Dentists in Television
A "Friends" episode sparked my curiosity to see how many TV shows had dentists as characters or as part of the show. Here are some of the more interesting things I found.
10 Q
Feb 17 09
714 plays
29 The TV Yes, Yes, Yes, No Character Quiz
In the interview, your favorite TV star answered "yes" when asked if they had roles in three of the four TV shows listed. Which series would receive a "no" answer? Take you best shot at answering and good luck.
10 Q
Oct 05 13
378 plays
30 Housewives' Lives, Before They Were Desperate
This is a quiz on the careers of the four main actresses, before they became the "Desperate Housewives". I give you a fact, you tell me which actress it applies to. Good luck and enjoy!
15 Q
Jan 18 05
6879 plays
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Some sample questions from this category:

* This actress could be seen in the movie "Raising Helen", just prior to her role on "Desperate Housewives".
* In 2001, this actress played Ann Stark on "The West Wing".
* She did a voice for the Disney Channel original animated series, "Kim Possible".
* You can find this actress on "Murphy Brown" in the episode "Fax or Fiction".
* On "The Love Boat", she played Amy.

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