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Trivia Quiz - Jack Klugman: Venerable American Actor

A little trivia on one of television's favourite personalities.

Quiz Number: 4487
Date Submitted: May 15, 2012
Quiz Categories: Television Stars
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Average Score: 70.5 percent
Times Taken: 39 times
Taken by Registered Users: 5
Quiz is about: Jack Klugman

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Jack Klugman Venerable American Actor
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1. Jack Klugman's most famous role was as sports writer Oscar Madison on which iconic 70's television sitcom?
  A.   Barney Miller
  B.   The Odd Couple
  C.   M*A*S*H
  D.   The Mary Tyler Moore Show

2. Brett Somers, Jack Klugman's wife in real life, had a recurring role as Oscar Madison's ex-wife. What was her character's name?
  A.   Betty
  B.   Blanche
  C.   Beatrice
  D.   Bernadette

3. Oscar Madison's roommate for five years was Felix Unger. Who co-starred in this role?
  A.   Bert Convy
  B.   Tony Roberts
  C.   Tony Randall
  D.   Alan Alda

4. Jack Klugman is the last surviving cast member of what memorable film made in 1957 starring Henry Fonda?
  A.   12 Days in August
  B.   12 Angry Men
  C.   The Jury
  D.   The Defenders

5. In 1973, Klugman was a guest player during the first week of a popular game show which ran for 9 years. What was it?
  A.   High Rollers
  B.   Hollywood Squares
  C.   Password
  D.   Match Game

6. Jack Klugman is tied with Burgess Meredith for the most guest appearances on what classic television anthology series?
  A.   Night Gallery
  B.   The Twilight Zone
  C.   Thriller
  D.   Tales from the Crypt

7. From 1976 to 1983, Klugman starred in another television series. What was the name of this medical drama?
  A.   Medical Center
  B.   House Calls
  C.   Trapper John, M.D.
  D.   Quincy, M.E.

8. In 1974, Klugman was diagnosed with what condition?
  A.   leukemia 
  B.   Prostate Cancer
  C.   Throat Cancer
  D.   Alzhiemers

9. When Klugman was just starting out as an actor in New York, he was roommates with another struggling actor who would also be famous. Who was it?
  A.   Larry Hagman
  B.   Charles Bronson
  C.   Walter Matthau
  D.   Peter Falk

10. What was the title of the book Klugman published in 2005 about his long friendship with Tony Randall?
  A.   Oscar And Felix: A True Friendship
  B.   Jack And Tony: Friends for Life
  C.   Tony And Me: The Odd Couple and After
  D.   Tony And Me: A Story of Friendship®   

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