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Some of the best quizzes in the Television Category can be found here. Moms, Dads, Neighbors, unforgettable characters from your old favorites. Take a look around and send us some quizzes on people you don't already see here!
165 quizzes and 2,310 trivia questions.
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  Three Television Siblings great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Match these trios of siblings to their television shows, which cover a span of years from the 1950s to the 2020s. There may be more than three siblings in a family, and sometimes the relationship is by adoption rather than blood.
Easier, 10 Qns, spanishliz, Jun 26 22
Easier
spanishliz editor
Jun 26 22
416 plays
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  Wacky Sitcom Neighbors popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
So many great sitcoms have graced our TV screens over the years. Some of my favorites have involved that special neighbor who "marches to the beat of a different drum". Remember Fred and Ethel? Gladys Kravitz? How many of these below do you recognize?
Easier, 10 Qns, BAMBOOMANIA, Jul 10 22
Easier
BAMBOOMANIA
Jul 10 22
484 plays
3.
  Rarely Used TV Character First Names - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match the rarely mentioned first names of TV characters to their surnames.
Average, 10 Qns, debodun, Jun 19 22
Average
debodun
Jun 19 22
299 plays
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  Guess the TV show - 10 questions - 2 mins
Guess the title of the TV show by the name of its characters.
Easier, 10 Qns, sabina_st, Jul 02 14
Easier
sabina_st
11819 plays
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  What Ever Happened To.... best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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.
Average, 10 Qns, fredsixties, Aug 07 12
Average
fredsixties
5329 plays
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  Which Television Mother Was I? best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Can you guess the mom from popular sitcoms? Have fun!
Easier, 10 Qns, sunrayz99, Mar 16 22
Easier
sunrayz99
Mar 16 22
6064 plays
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  The Queens of Comedy editor best quiz top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
How well do you know these comediennes who have graced television screens since the medium began?
Average, 10 Qns, brewster76, Oct 09 14
Average
brewster76
6283 plays
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  Sitcom Second Fiddles great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Most people have no trouble remembering the lead characters in popular sitcoms. But what about those secondary ones? Have fun matching the character with the show! This quiz spans the '50s through the '90s.
Easier, 10 Qns, Bob9491, May 22 17
Easier
Bob9491
May 22 17
1034 plays
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  Child Stars On Your Television great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
"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.
Average, 10 Qns, Eauhomme, Jan 16 10
Average
Eauhomme
2825 plays
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  Two Clues and Guess Who ... on TV great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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!
Average, 10 Qns, MaceoMack, Oct 14 10
Average
MaceoMack
4454 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Which breakout star of 2011's "Bridesmaids" was a surprise winner of the Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Emmy for her role in "Mike and Molly"?

From Quiz "The Queens of Comedy"




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  Who Played Me on TV? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Guess the character, or the actor who played them.
Average, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Jan 23 13
Average
nyirene330
2803 plays
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  Famous TV Duos, Lesser Known Names popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
You know them by their more famous names, but can you tell who these duos are from their lesser-known names?
Easier, 10 Qns, lamba2012, Apr 06 20
Easier
lamba2012
Apr 06 20
855 plays
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  Male Leads on TV - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match the actor to the TV show in which he played the main lead in these classic American TV shows.
Average, 10 Qns, debodun, Nov 16 19
Average
debodun
Nov 16 19
546 plays
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  TV Bosses popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Many TV characters work for someone, so who's the boss?
Average, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Jun 17 15
Average
nyirene330
889 plays
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  Why Not Make It a Double? - 10 questions - 4 mins
You can never have too much of a good thing, right? This quiz is about TV shows where actors played multiple roles. This double (and sometimes triple or more) duty was important to the plot and showcased these actors' talents. How many do you know?
Average, 10 Qns, shuehorn, Jan 03 19
Average
shuehorn gold member
Jan 03 19
447 plays
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A quiz about US television sitcoms with a male lead character. First episode shown before 1980.
Average, 10 Qns, Rehaberpro, May 26 22
Average
Rehaberpro
May 26 22
1302 plays
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  Supporting Characters popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match the names of supporting characters from classic American TV shows to the show's title.
Average, 10 Qns, debodun, May 13 18
Average
debodun
May 13 18
606 plays
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  For TV Addicts Only popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Can you correctly answer tough trivia questions from the 1950s through 2016?
Average, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Feb 14 16
Average
nyirene330
Feb 14 16
790 plays
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  Who's the TV Title Character? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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?
Average, 10 Qns, nilknarf710, Apr 05 14
Average
nilknarf710
3384 plays
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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.
Difficult, 15 Qns, MaceoMack, Sep 25 19
Difficult
MaceoMack
Sep 25 19
1200 plays
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  Who Played the Mister? - 10 questions - 4 mins
Can you select the actor that played the title character in these classic American TV shows with "Mister (or Mr.) in the title?
Average, 10 Qns, debodun, Jul 07 19
Average
debodun
Jul 07 19
323 plays
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Do you remember the TV title characters of some classic TV series? Try this quiz and test your memory.
Tough, 10 Qns, MaceoMack, Aug 08 13
Tough
MaceoMack
1127 plays
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  TV Stars Alter-Egos - 10 questions - 4 mins
Many television comedians have created characters for which they are famous. How many can you remember?
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Jun 23 17
Average
lowtechmaster
Jun 23 17
919 plays
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  Who Played Who? - 10 questions - 4 mins
Let us see if you can remember a theme song plus actors or actresses and their roles in a variety TV series from the 1950s to 1970s.
Average, 10 Qns, zambesi, Apr 08 22
Average
zambesi
Apr 08 22
1015 plays
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  The Dean's List - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match the actor with name of Dean to the TV show in which he appeared.
Average, 10 Qns, debodun, Dec 29 16
Average
debodun
Dec 29 16
350 plays
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A television show depends on the strength of its cast. Unfortunately, not everyone can be called a star. Help support those in supporting roles in the following quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, CirceMagic, Nov 19 22
Average
CirceMagic
Nov 19 22
564 plays
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  Second Becky - 10 questions - 5 mins
Sometimes the same actor doesn't stay with a television role for the full run of a show.
Average, 10 Qns, bernie73, Mar 30 16
Average
bernie73 gold member
Mar 30 16
646 plays
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  They Played...Something...Didn't They? - 10 questions - 5 mins
You can probably figure out which actor played what role by name, right? Well let's see if you can match the actors with something else. See if you know who they were. Good luck!
Tough, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Mar 07 17
Tough
kyleisalive editor
Mar 07 17
700 plays
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  TV Sidekicks III - 10 questions - 5 mins
Match the sidekicks from the bygone American TV shows in which they appeared.
Tough, 10 Qns, debodun, Apr 17 17
Tough
debodun
Apr 17 17
373 plays
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  The Cameos of Alex Trebek (For 200) - 10 questions - 5 mins
During his 35 years as host of "Jeopardy!" Alex Trebek frequently ventured outside into other parts of the television and even cinematic universe. See how well you remember his cameos.
Tough, 10 Qns, parrotman2006, Nov 10 20
Tough
parrotman2006 gold member
Nov 10 20
166 plays
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  The Voice Acting Roles of Lou Scheimer - 10 questions - 4 mins
"Filmation" Executive Producer Lou Scheimer would occasionally need to pull double duty and voice characters on his cartoon series. Match the character he voiced with the show.
Average, 10 Qns, bernie73, Jun 12 20
Average
bernie73 gold member
Jun 12 20
104 plays
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  The TV Yes, Yes, Yes, No Character Quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
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.
Difficult, 10 Qns, MaceoMack, Oct 06 13
Difficult
MaceoMack
545 plays
33.
  The Wisdom of Red Green - 10 questions - 5 mins
Red Green is a Canadian Senior who is the President of Possum Lodge. A handyman genius. He was touring as a one man show, and still writing books in 2018. He was the star, writer, and director of "The Red Green Show".
Tough, 10 Qns, 1MeanRick, Apr 18 18
Tough
1MeanRick gold member
Apr 18 18
179 plays
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  "Kiss Me, You Fool" - 10 questions - 6 mins
Love is in the air! Here are ten questions about some of my most favorite couples in television throughout the years. Much thanks to Creedy, who suggested as a Player Author Challenge.
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, HudsonsDaddy14, Apr 03 16
Very Difficult
HudsonsDaddy14
Apr 03 16
390 plays
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