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What was the name of the Cartwright's ranch in the long-running western TV series "Bonanza"?
b. Thurloo Downs
d. Conaway Ranch
Ponderosa - Bonanza ran for 14 seasons from 1959 to 1973.
What was the name of the astronaut, with bionic implants, featured in the American TV show "The Six Million Dollar Man"?
a. Steve Austin
b. Chris Chambers
c. Ron Benson
d. Jerry Rutledge
Steve Austin - Lee Majors played the role of the Six Million Dollar man.
Which actor co-starred with Eva Gabor in the 1960s TV sitcom "Green Acres"?
a. Frank Cady
b. William Wyler
c. Gregory Peck
d. Eddie Albert
Eddie Albert - The popular series told the story of a couple who move from New York City to a country farm.
In what year did the American television sitcom "The Dick Van Dyke Show" make its debut?
1961 - Running for five seasons, The Dick Van Dyke Show won 15 Emmy Awards.
On the air for nine seasons, on what American TV series would you find the characters of Julie, Doc, Gopher and Isaac?
a. The Waltons
b. Fantasy Island
c. Love Boat
d. Eight Is Enough
Love Boat - The series was based on a 1976 made-for-TV movie of the same name.
On the popular TV show M*A*S*H, which character often writes home to his father who lives in the state of Maine?
a. Charles Winchester
b. Trapper John McIntyre
c. Radar O'Reilly
d. Hawkeye Pierce
Hawkeye Pierce - The only character to appear in all 256 episodes, Hawkeye Pierce was played by Alan Alda.
Who was the first character from the original Star Trek series to make an appearance on Star Trek - The Next Generation?
b. James T. Kirk
d. Leonard McCoy
Leonard McCoy - McCoy, now a 137-year-old admiral, inspects the Enterprise-D during its first mission in the episode 'Encounter at Farpoint'.
In the TV sitcom "Three's Company," Chrissy and Janet convinced Mr. Roper to let Jack live with them by telling him that Jack was..?
a. Janet's Brother
b. Janet's Uncle
d. Chrissy's Brother
Gay - The clumsy culinary student Jack Tripper was played by John Ritter.
Which actor played the role of David Bruce Banner in the 1978 TV series "The Incredible Hulk"?
a. Kenneth Johnson
b. Bill Bixby
c. Lou Ferrigno
d. Jack Colvin
Bill Bixby - The show featured Bill Bixby as David Banner, Lou Ferrigno as the Hulk and Jack Colvin as Jack McGee.
On the popular TV sitcom "The Brady Bunch," what was the name of the Brady family's dog?
Tiger - Tiger appeared in many of the early episodes of The Brady Bunch.
On the American sitcom "Family Matters," what was Carl and Harriet's family name?
Winslow - Family Matters ran for nine seasons from 1989 to 1998.
The original three sexy female private eyes featured on the TV show "Charlie's Angels" were played by Farrah Fawcett, Jaclyn Smith and whom?
a. Cheryl Ladd
b. Kate Jackson
c. Tanya Roberts
d. Shelley Hack
Kate Jackson - Playing the role of Jill Munroe, Farrah Fawcett only made guest appearances after the first season.
Beginning her career as a child in the early 1940s, this British-American actress provided the voice for Maggie Simpson's first words.
a. Audrey Hepburn
b. Liza Minnelli
c. Elizabeth Taylor
d. Grace Kelly
Elizabeth Taylor - Elizabeth died from congestive heart failure at the age of 79 in 2011.
In the classic science-fiction series "Doctor Who," what would you instantly notice if you stepped inside the Tardis?
a. Smaller on the Inside
b. Extremely Cold Inside
c. Bigger on the Inside
d. Layered with Gold
Bigger on the Inside - To-date, twelve different actors have headlined the series as the Doctor.
Which actor played the role of Agent 86 on the 1960s American sitcom "Get Smart"?
a. Don Adams
b. Edward Platt
c. Barbara Feldon
d. Dick Yarmy
Don Adams - Don Adams also provided the voice of Inspector Gadget.
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