TV Trivia chain game -- I love the 70s

  1. Who played Willie Larkin, and on what show?

  2. Who played the pretty girl in that episode?

  3. Series for which she is known

  4. Who played her sister on that show?

  5. Show on which she played someone’s mother

  6. Actor on that show

  7. Short-lived science fiction series

  8. Older cast member

  9. His “remake” series

  10. Who played his roommate?

  11. What show is he best known for?

  12. Asian actor on that show

  13. What show is he best known for?

  14. Who replaced him?

  15. Show on which he played a cop

  16. Who played the secretary?

  17. Show for which she is best known

  18. Which was a spinoff of what show?

  19. Name another spinoff of that show

  20. Male star of that show

  21. Show in which he had a funny character name

  22. Who lusted after him? (Actress name)

  23. Show which put her on the map

  24. Who played the secretary?

  25. Movie in which she played a teenaged cousin

  26. Who played the mom?

  27. Show on which she played a country singer

  28. Who played the mom?

  29. Her 70s TV show

  30. Which was a spinoff of what show?

  31. Balding man on that show

  32. His other 70s show

  33. Who played the doctor?

  34. Show on which he played an evil German

  35. Star of that show

  36. His 60s cartoon series

  37. Who played the mentor on that show?

  38. His 60s sitcom

  39. “Handsome” actor on that show

  40. Show on which he played a clueless Southerner

  41. Actress who played the strident wife

  42. Her 1981 movie

  43. Who played her husband?

  44. What TV show is he known for?

  45. Who played his boss? (Starting in season 4?)

  1. Who played Willie Larkin, and on what show?

Harry Morgan- he was a con man on an episode of “The Partridge Family”

  1. Who played the pretty girl in that episode?

Farrah Fawcett-Majors

  1. Series for which she is known

Charlie’s Angels

  1. Who played her sister on that show?

Cheryl Ladd

  1. Show on which she played someone’s mother

Beats me. Someone else’s turn!

So far, so good. Question 5 is pretty obscure, but IMDB makes it fairly obvious.

  1. Which was a spinoff of what show? The Mary Tyler Moore Show

  2. Balding man on that show Gavin MacLeod

  3. His other 70s show The Love Boat

  4. Who played the doctor? Bernie Koppell

  5. Show on which he played an evil German Get Smart

  6. Star of that show Don Adams

  7. His 60s cartoon series Tennessee Tuxedo

And I’d take a wild guess that 7 is Quark.

Correct on 30-36.

#7 is not Quark. It’s something much more modern.

  1. Firefly
  2. Ron Glass
  3. The New Odd Couple
  4. Demond Wilson
  5. Sanford and Son
  6. Pat Morite
  7. Happy Days
  8. Al Molinaro
  9. The Odd Couple
  10. Penny Marshall
  11. Laverne and Shirley
  12. Happy Days
  13. Joanie Loves Chachi ??? I think I’ve gotten off the track here…

Not off track at all. But 5 & 6 are unanswered. Hint: Cheryl Ladd did not play the Firefly actor’s mom.

  1. What show is he best known for?

  2. Asian actor on that show

Pat Morita

  1. What show is he best known for?

“Happy Days” (Arnold)

  1. Who replaced him?

Al Molinaro (Alfred)

  1. Show on which he played a cop

“The Odd Couple”

  1. Who played the secretary?

Penny Marshall

  1. Show for which she is best known

“Laverne and Shirley”

  1. Which was a spinoff of what show?

“Happy Days”

  1. Two Guys, a Girl, and a Pizza Place

  2. Nathan Filion

  1. Joanie Loves Chachi

  2. Scott Baio

  3. Arrested Development

Free bump (I was away for a week).

So far so good!

I’m guessing on some of these, but haven’t looked anything up:

  1. Who lusted after him? (Actress name) Portia DeRossi

  2. Show which put her on the map Ally McBeal

  3. Who played the secretary? Jane Krakowski

  4. Movie in which she played a teenaged cousin National Lampoon’s Vacation

  5. Who played the mom? Beverly D’Angelo

  6. Show on which she played a country singer The Simpsons

  7. Who played the mom? Julie Kavner

  8. Her 70s TV show Rhoda

All correct!

  1. Who played the mentor on that show?

Larry Storch was the voice of Phineas J. Whoopee, who always gave Tennesseee Tuxedo advice

  1. His 60s sitcom

F Troop

  1. “Handsome” actor on that show

Ken Berry

  1. Show on which he played a clueless Southerner

Mama’s Family

Not quite. It looks like there were at least three incarnations of that skit. (You’re definitely on the right track.)

40a. Who originally played Eunice?

  1. Show on which he played a clueless Southerner

The Carol Burnett Show

  1. Actress who played the strident wife

Carol Burnett

  1. Her 1981 movie

The 4 Seasons

  1. Who played her husband?

Alan Alda

  1. What TV show is he known for?

MAS*H

  1. Who played his boss? (Starting in season 4?)

Harry Morgan