Quiz: Can You Match the Character to the '80s TV Drama?
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Can You Match the Character to the '80s TV Drama?
By: Khadija Leon
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About This Quiz

The 1980s were characterized by MTV,  the personal computer,  the first mobile phone and the VCR. It was also known for fads like big hair, boom boxes, jelly shoes, neon and Nintendo. When it comes to television, the '80s were defined  by hour-long drams, sitcoms and detective shows - and there were also more game shows than in the previous decade.

With very few exceptions, television drama shows have been the same since they were first created back when. In almost every series, the characters would have to face life-or-death situations, often having a dramatic and unexpected ending.

Some of the most popular shows included "Knight Rider," "Cheers," "The Facts of Life," "Three's Company," "Miami Vice," "Married...with Children," "MacGyver," "The Dukes of Hazzard," "Murder, She Wrote" and "The A-Team." Some of these show went on to have spinoffs and a few of them have also been remade. 

How well do you know your 1980s television drama shows? Were you even alive to watch some of these shows when they were first on the air? If you would like to test your knowledge of '80s television, then all you have to do is match each character to the show that they were on. Take it to see just how much you remember.

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Which show is this character from?
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This person was seen on the show ____________.
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This character appeared on the series _____________.
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The character shown here appeared on which show?
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Which of these shows did the fictional character in the image appear on?
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Which of these shows did this character appear on?
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What show features this character?
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Which of the following comedies is this character from?
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Which of the following shows did this suspicious character star in?
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This character was known for starring on which iconic show?
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This person appeared what sitcom?
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Which of the shows listed below was the person in the image seen on?
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What show made this character famous?
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This lady could be seen on which sitcom?
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To which of the shows does this character belong?
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This character has been linked to which show?
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Which show is this character from?
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This person was seen on which long-running show?
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What show featured the character shown here?
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Which of these shows did the fictional character in the image appear on?
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Which of these shows did this woman appear on?
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The person in the image was seen on which edgy show?
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Which of the following shows is this character from?
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Which of the following shows did this character star in?
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This fashionable woman appeared on which show?
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This person appeared on which sitcom?
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Which of the shows listed below was the person in the image seen on?
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This guy is associated with which show?
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What sitcom included this character?
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To which of the shows does this character belong?
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This character has been linked to which funny show?
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Which show is this character from?
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This person was seen on which sitcom?
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This character appeared on which show?
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Which show featured this character?
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Which of these shows did the fictional character in the image appear on?
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Which of these shows did this character appear on?
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Which sitcom included this quirky guy?
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Which of the following shows is this character from?
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