10 Classic TV Trivia Questions & Answers With a New Catch

Questions updated Dec. 5, 2021.

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How did Sex and the City characters refer to Chris Noth’s role in the original series?

Screenshot: And Just Like That… / HBO Max
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Before becoming NCIS agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs, Mark Harmon was a medical doctor on two classic TV shows. Which?

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In which classic TV series was Omar Little a recurring character?

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Who was the first female character on television with superpowers?

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Who is the most honored male performer in the history of the Primetime Emmy Awards?

Photo: CBS Television, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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Which American cable news network was first to air a permanent 24-hour news ticker?

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Which TV channel launched in 1981 with NASA footage of the historic Apollo 11 landing?

Photo: Neil A. Armstrong, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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Who hosted CBS’s The Late Show before Stephen Colbert?

Screenshot: The Late Show With Stephen Colbert on YouTube.
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In which series did Dean Stockwell NOT appear alongside Scott Bakula?

Screenshot: Quantum Leap / NBCUniversal Television
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In Friends, who was Gunther?

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