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trivia quiz  Casting Call: Literary Characters Become TV Stars Editor choice cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Jul 23 17

I do not watch much television but thought it would be cool for TV networks to create TV shows, hypothetically, with literary characters to encourage people to read more. Suspend your anachronisms and play the game...
1nn1 editor
Jul 23 17
654 plays
trivia quiz  Stephen King in Pop Culture: The TV Edition Editor choice 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, AlchemyGirl, Jul 10 09

Stephen King has been around in the horror industry for a while now. So long, in fact, that he himself and his work has shown up in countless television shows. This is a quiz all about those times!
Jul 10 09
1467 plays
trivia quiz  Tommy Westphall Universe II new 10 questions
New Game, 10 Qns, parrotman2006, Aug 20 19

In the finale of "Saint Elsewhere," it was revealed the hospital was in the imagination of Tommy Westphall. By extension it means much of the television universe doesn't exist. Follow the links.
New Game
parrotman2006 gold member
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trivia quiz  The Tommy Westphall Universe new 10 questions
New Game, 10 Qns, parrotman2006, Aug 18 19

The Tommy Westphall Universe is based on the final episode of "St Elsewhere" which suggests that the entire series was in the imagination of Tommy Westphall. Follow the links and see how deep the wormhole goes.
New Game
parrotman2006 gold member
Aug 18 19
30 plays
trivia quiz  Forbidden Fruit cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Jan 30 18

One item that makes a successful TV series is throwing two opposite characters together, usually in a professional relationship where they are not supposed to get together. Or are they? Forbidden Fruit indeed.
1nn1 editor
Jan 30 18
273 plays
match quiz  TV Dinner cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, spanishliz, Jul 20 17

Some TV shows make you wonder if any of the people on it ever eat. Others have sit down dinners all the time. Here we will look at some of those that acknowledge the need for food. Match the dinner scenario with the show.
spanishliz editor
Jul 20 17
531 plays
trivia quiz  Television for Sadists cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Correspondguy, Jan 03 10

Television producers hate us and wish to cause us pain. At least that's the only theory that explains the following facts. Thanks to Kyleisalive, I present you with the most painful TV you're likely to see in one place.
Jan 03 10
1461 plays
trivia quiz  Puppet Shows and Puppets on TV Through the Years cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Apr 05 18

This quiz is about puppets that have appeared on television shows through the years.
Apr 05 18
225 plays
trivia quiz  Time-Sink Television cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Apr 24 17

If you're just looking to wile your time away, there may be no better options than these ten TV shows, all with absurd amounts of episodes to their names. Good luck!
Very Easy
kyleisalive editor
Apr 24 17
1326 plays
trivia quiz  T.V.'s People Who Can't Go Home cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, rocco6557, Dec 06 07

"You Can't Go Home Again" Thomas Wolfe once wrote. So many TV shows have, as their basis, a character or characters who can't get home. Some don't even want to. See how much you know about these shows.
Dec 06 07
1593 plays
trivia quiz  TV for the Heartless cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Nov 19 10

Is your TV viewing suffering from cardiac arrest? Check out these shows, they're full of heart.
pollucci19 gold member
Nov 19 10
801 plays
trivia quiz  A Variety of Early Television Variety Shows cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Dec 05 15

Between 1948 and 1965 a number of variety shows began, some of which lasted several years. How many of these shows, classified as "variety," do you remember?
lowtechmaster gold member
Dec 05 15
753 plays
trivia quiz  Before The Bang cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Mar 15 18

Many of the characters on "The Big Bang Theory" appeared in other tv shows first. Here is a quiz about some of these roles that occurred "Before the Bang".
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Mar 15 18
204 plays
trivia quiz  Curmudgeon at Large cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Coonielady, Dec 11 13

Some of our favorite classic TV characters were grumpy, difficult or just plain mean, but we loved them anyway. Test your knowledge on ten of classic TV's best known curmudgeons and the shows that brought them to us. Good luck!
Dec 11 13
891 plays
trivia quiz  Characters Carrying Canes cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Dec 15 18

The candy canes hanging on my Christmas tree reminded me of some memorable television characters who carried canes or similar accessories. Let's share some memories!
looney_tunes editor
Dec 15 18
327 plays
trivia quiz  Turn It Down! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Nov 24 12

When younger and watching TV, do you remember your mom yelling at you to "turn it down"? This is a quiz on some of the science fiction, horror, suspense and mystery anthology TV series that drove some folks crazy. Many but not all are older shows.
dcpddc478 gold member
Nov 24 12
759 plays
trivia quiz  Also Known As... cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, TonyTheDad, Jun 27 07

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?
TonyTheDad gold member
Jun 27 07
3261 plays
match quiz  Match the TV Show With a Number cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, MaceoMack, Jun 02 16

The challenge: Read the descriptive clues, determine the TV series, match the number with the TV show. The number is in some way associated with the show.
Jun 02 16
1062 plays
trivia quiz  Heard But Rarely, If Ever, Seen cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Feb 12 19

This quiz will ask about various characters in entertainment that are heard but not seen (or at least not seen very much). Good luck!
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Feb 12 19
246 plays
trivia quiz  You're a Very, Very Bad Man! cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Feb 07 11

On "Seinfeld", Babu Bhatt once claimed that Jerry was a "very, very bad man". This quiz takes a look at ten other 'bad men' from their respective shows. Can you name who they were or the programs they came from? Good luck!
kyleisalive editor
Feb 07 11
576 plays
trivia quiz  Television for Sadists II: The Reckoning cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Correspondguy, Jan 06 10

There's a rule for sequels that says they're not as good as the original, but I got a note from Rehaberpro regarding "Television for Sadists" that gave me two good questions, so here goes...
Jan 06 10
456 plays
match quiz  "Fake" Stations on TV Shows 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Apr 05 18

Just match the TV show with its correct radio or tv call letters.
Apr 05 18
147 plays
trivia quiz  A Smoldering of Soup Strainers 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, jaknginger, Nov 24 13

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.
jaknginger gold member
Nov 24 13
429 plays
trivia quiz  Strange, Weird, or Obscure 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, May 14 15

While I am not a big television watcher, I admit to liking programs about the strange, weird, and obscure. Maybe you do to.
dcpddc478 gold member
May 14 15
834 plays
trivia quiz  "Lost" and "Heroes" Similarities 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, PearlQ19, Apr 04 07

ABC's classic "Lost" and NBC's smash hit "Heroes" are strikingly similar in many ways. Take this quiz to explore what they have in common... Possible spoilers ahead.
Apr 04 07
651 plays
trivia quiz  Love in the Dark 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Lpez, Dec 29 17

TV is filled with instances where love has been kept in the dark. Can you remember some notable love affairs in TV history? Good luck!
Dec 29 17
261 plays
trivia quiz  You've Got a Friend 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, PDAZ, Jan 28 09

Opposites do attract! This quiz is about quirky TV friendships, and the questions were inspired by some of the quirky characters on the Revenge of the Llamas team.
PDAZ gold member
Jan 28 09
723 plays
trivia quiz  Early Television Shows Hosted By Singers 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, May 17 16

From the late 1940s to the early 1960s, many established singers hosted their own television shows. This quiz will test your knowledge of them.
lowtechmaster gold member
May 17 16
636 plays
trivia quiz  Six Degrees Of Television 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Aug 25 16

The link between these questions is television shows with the number six in the title, or related to the content.
darksplash gold member
Aug 25 16
501 plays
photo quiz  The Shaming of the True 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Jul 22 15

Oh dear, what has television done to the English language? This quiz, for the most part, explores outlandish words that have been created or utilised by scriptwriters to amuse us.
pollucci19 gold member
Jul 22 15
546 plays
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