Free Quiz Questions about TV (uncategorized).

  1. In ‘Buck Rogers In The 25th Century’ what is the name of Buck’s gormless little robot friend?


  2. Which dodgy soap opera was the first program to show on Channel 5 when in launched in 1997?

    Family Affairs

  3. Which 90s TV show had a memorable theme tune sung by The Rembrandts?


  4. What is the name of the actor who played Robbie in 'Grange Hill', Billy Ray in 'London's Burning' and who was jailed for dealing drugs in 1999?

    John Alford

  5. What were the names of the actors who played Father Ted and Father Dougal?

    Dermot Morgan and Ardal O'Hanlon

  6. What's the name of the actor who became famous first as street-cool Tucker in Grange Hill and then as HIV-infected Mark in Eastenders?

    Todd Carty

  7. Who lives in Wales: Bob The Builder, Fireman Sam or Postman Pat?

    Fierman Sam

  8. Which TV presenter with a Christmassy first name has written books called Science Made Easy and Maths Made Easy?

    Carol Vorderman

  9. In which T.V. Series did Amanda Burton play Dr. Sam Ryan

    Silent Witness

  10. On television, what is Mulder's 'X-files' first name?


  11. On television, what is the first name of Kavanagh QC in the programme of that title?


  12. Vincent Chase is a fictional movie star in which hit US television series?



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    What 60s TV show had actor David Janssen on the run for five years?

    The Fugitive

  14. What is the name of the classic TV series about a Scottish rock band called The Majestics, written by John Byrne and starring Robbie Coltrane?

    Tutti Frutti

  15. What is the name of the hospital in “ER”?

    Cook County General Hospital

  16. Which 1990s TV drama was about life in the army, and made Robson Green and Jerome Flynn famous?

    Soldier Soldier

  17. Which BBC TV drama series is known in the US as MI-5?


  18. Which BBC TV medical drama began in 1986, and throughout has featured a nurse called Charlie Fairhead?


  19. Which massively popular 1990s BBC TV drama series began was about an English priest living in an Irish village and falling in love with a barmaid?


  20. Which TV drama series ran for 12 years in the 1980s and 1990s and featured the fire-fighters of the Blue Watch of Blackwall fire station?

    London’s Burning

  21. Channel 4 showed a TV documentary in 2006 about a man who blamed watching pornography for him killing 30 people, but what was the show called: Full Metal Jack-off, Natural Porn Killer or Reservoir Doggy-style?

    Natural Porn Killer

  22. What was the TV show about weird things that was presented by the Reverend Lionel Fanthorpe?

    Fortean TV

  23. Which BBC2 TV show regularly features celebrities posting timed laps in a “reasonably priced car”?

    Top Gear

  24. How many murders have there been in the history of Taggart since it began in 1983: 200, 500 or 800?

    200 murders (2003)

  25. In the 1980s TV series TJ Hooker – who was TJ Hooker: was he a cop, a psychologist or stuntman?

    Cop [played by William Shatner]

  26. In the TV detective show Bergerac, did Jim Bergerac drive a modern sports car, or an old vintage car?

    Old vintage

  27. In the TV detective show 'Cagney & Lacey', who did Sharon play: Cagney or Lacey?


  28. Name the two men who played Kojak - the white actor who was the original Kojak in the 1970s and the black actor who reprised the role in 2005 (for one series)?

    Telly Savalas & Ving Rhames

  29. On American TV, who drove around in a Ford Torino: The Dukes of Hazzard, Starsky & Hutch, or The A-Team?

    Starsky & Hutch

  30. On television, in which 'N' was 'Z Cars' set?


  31. What were the first names of Cagney and Lacey?

    Christine and Mary-Beth

  32. When 1980s TV show Miami Vice was remade as a movie, what two actors are playing the lead roles of Crockett and Tubbs (one black, one white, one Irish, one American – one is a best actor oscar winner)

    Colin Farrell and Jamie Foxx

  33. Who played Cagney in 'Cagney and Lacey'?

    Sharon Gless

  34. In which century is the original Star Trek series set?


  35. On Star Trek – what was Mister Spock’s job: was he the communications officer, the science officer or the medical officer?

    Science officer

  36. What colour is Mr Spock’s blood in Star Trek?


  37. Where was 1970s TV series Space 1999 set: Earth, Mars or The Moon?

    The Moon

  38. Which century is the setting for the original series of Star Trek?

    The 23rd century

  39. The world’s longest-running sports TV show is Scotsport. During which decade did it begin broadcasting?


  40. Lynda Carter played the TV version of Wonder Woman – which surely must be getting made into a film soon – but did wonder woman wear a skirt or hotpants?


  41. Which married couple were the creators of Fireball XL5, Stingray, and Thunderbirds, among others?

    Gerry and Sylvia Anderson

  42. How is Fred Savage better known: The little twat out of 'The Wonder Years', the wee fuckwit out of 'The Waltons' or big, grumpy Alf out of Home and Away?

    Little twat from The Wonder Years (Kevin)

  43. What was the name of the actress who played Tiffany in Eastenders and went on to have some pop hits?

    Martine McCutcheon

  44. In TV show I Love Lucy, who played Lucy?

    Lucille Ball

  45. What comic actor played the next-door-neighbour in The Good Life and the Prime Minister in Yes Prime Minister?

    Paul Eddington

  46. Who plays Bet Lynch in Coronation Street?

    Julie Goodyear

  47. Who starred as the Six Million Dollar Man in the 70s TV show of the same name?

    Lee Majors

  48. Whom was once rejected by David Hasselhoff for a part as a lifeguard in Baywatch: Brad Pitt, Leonardo di Caprio or Wesley Snipes?

    Leonardo di Caprio

  49. Who played a character called Rocky in a TV show called Boon but became more famous as a sitcom character called Tony?

    Neil Morrissey

  50. Who plays the character Brian Potter on TV?

    Peter Kaye

  51. Which one of the main six characters in the TV show Friends was played by the oldest actor or actress?

    Phoebe (played by Lisa Kudrow)

  52. Did Jennifer Aniston ever win an Emmy for her acting in Friends?

    Yes (Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series in 2002)

  53. If Richard Whiteley had not done Countdown he would have been most famous for being bitten by an animal on TV. Which animal?


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