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Which 2013 TV series is based on a book that was written and published by Stephen King in 2009?
a. Under the Dome
b. Falling Skies
d. Almost Human
Under the Dome - According to King, Under the Dome is a partial rewrite of a novel he began to compose in 1982 titled 'The Cannibals'.
Considered the show's breakout character, who plays the role of Barney Stinson on the TV series "How I Met Your Mother"?
a. Josh Radnor
b. Bob Saget
c. Jason Segel
d. Neil Patrick Harris
Neil Patrick Harris - Barney can be quite opportunistic and manipulative.
Premiering in 2009, which popular supernatural TV show is based on a novel series penned by L.J. Smith?
a. The Vampire Diaries
b. True Blood
c. The Walking Dead
The Vampire Diaries - The series tracks the life of Elena, a teenage girl that falls in love with a 163-year-old vampire.
This TV series follows billionaire playboy Oliver Queen, who fights crime and depravity as a secret vigilante.
c. Birds of Prey
Arrow - Arrow is based on the DC Comics character Green Arrow.
Making its debut in 2011, what TV sitcom tells the ongoing story of Jessica Day and the three young men she lives with?
a. Happy Endings
b. Up All Night
c. Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23
d. New Girl
New Girl - Zooey Deschanel plays the role of Jessica Day.
This TV show had the most-watched drama series episode in cable history with its season four premiere.
a. American Horror Story
c. Sons of Anarchy
d. The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead - The season four premiere had 16.1 million viewers.
What TV series features fairy tale characters that were transported to the "real world" seaside town of Storybrooke, Maine?
a. Once Upon a Time
d. The Originals
Once Upon a Time - Jennifer Morrison, of 'House' fame, plays the role of Emma Swan, the daughter of Snow White and Prince Charming.
Created by Jon Steinberg and Robert Levine, who plays the role of Captain Flint in the TV drama series "Black Sails"?
a. Luke Arnold
b. Zach McGowan
c. Toby Stephens
d. Tom Hopper
Toby Stephens - Making its debut in 2014, the series is filmed entirely in Cape Town, South Africa.
This American crime comedy-drama TV series is inspired by real-life forensic anthropologist and novelist Kathy Reichs.
a. Criminal Minds
d. Cold Case
Bones - Kathy Reichs also produces the show.
Which of the following TV shows stars Jim Parsons as Sheldon Cooper, a genius who has no social skills?
a. Parks and Recreation
b. Modern Family
c. The Big Bang Theory
d. Two and a Half Men
The Big Bang Theory - Many critics believe that his character is responsible for the show's success.
Madeleine Stowe was nominated for a 2012 Golden Globe Award for "Outstanding Lead Actress in a TV Drama" for her role as Victoria Grayson in this TV series.
b. Pretty Little Liars
Revenge - Also starring Emily VanCamp as Emily Thorne, Revenge debuted in September of 2011.
Which British period drama portrays the lives of the upper-class Crawley family and their servants in the post-Edwardian era?
a. The Tudors
b. Boardwalk Empire
c. Lark Rise to Candleford
d. Downton Abbey
Downton Abbey - Downton Abbey has won a Golden Globe Award for 'Best Miniseries' and a Primetime Emmy Award for 'Outstanding Miniseries'.
Who played the main character Riley Parks in the recently cancelled TV series "The Client List"?
a. Alicia Lagano
b. Jennifer Love Hewitt
c. Rebecca Field
d. Loretta Devine
Jennifer Love Hewitt - The series was cancelled after two seasons in November of 2013.
The TV series "Glee" was created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchukand. Which other popular TV series was also created by the duo?
b. The Americans
c. Modern Family
d. American Horror Story
American Horror Story - It was recently announced that the sixth season of Glee will be the final season of the series.
Narrated by Kristen Bell, what American teen drama TV series features privileged teenagers living on the Upper Eastside of New York City?
a. Gossip Girl
b. One Tree Hill
c. Veronica Mars
Gossip Girl - Running for six seasons, Gossip Girl won 18 Teen Choice Awards.
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