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Trivia Quiz - William Schallert

What do you know about the life and career of lifelong actor, William Schallert?

Quiz Number: 4510
Date Submitted: June 02, 2012
Quiz Categories: Movie Stars, Television Stars
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 46.8 percent
Times Taken: 22 times
Taken by Registered Users: 3
Quiz is about: William Schallert

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1. William Schallert played the father of Patty Lane in the 1960s sitcom "The Patty Duke Show"? What was Schallert's character's first name?
  A.   Robert
  B.   Joseph
  C.   Martin
  D.   James

2. William Schallert is a founding member of the Circle Players at The Circle Theatre, started in 1946 which today is known as what?
  A.   El Centro Theatre
  B.   Cinerama Dome
  C.   Theatre Row Hollywood
  D.   El Capitan Theatre

3. In the 1970s TV series, "The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries," William Schallert played the role of Carson Drew. Of what relation was Carson Drew to Nancy Drew?
  A.   father
  B.   uncle
  C.   grandfather
  D.   husband

4. From 1979 to 1981, Mr. Schallert served as president of what entertainment industry union?
  A.   Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance
  B.   Screen Actors Guild
  C.   Directors Guild of America
  D.   Actors' Equity Association

5. What role did William Schallert play on the 1950s-60s sitcom, "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis"?
  A.   Herbert T. Gillis
  B.   Dean Magruder
  C.   Chatsworth Osborne, Jr.
  D.   Professor Leander Pomfritt

6. William Schallert portrayed a Civil War Confederate General in the 1980-90s TV mini-series, "North & South." What general did he play?
  A.   John Bell Hood
  B.   JEB Stuart
  C.   Stonewall Jackson
  D.   Robert E. Lee

7. William Schallert appeared in supporting roles in many 1960s TV sitcoms. Which of the following was not one of them?
  A.   The Beverly Hillbillies
  B.   The Andy Griffith Show
  C.   Bewitched
  D.   The Dick Van Dyke Show

8. Mr. Schallert is musically inclined. Which of the following instruments does he play?
  A.   saxaphone
  B.   guitar
  C.   piano
  D.   flute

9. William Schallert appeared in supporting roles in many 1960s TV sitcoms. Which of the following was not one of them?
  A.   Hazel
  B.   The Partridge Family
  C.   Petticoat Junction
  D.   The Donna Reed Show

10. In 2011, Mr. Schallert made a series of Public Service Announcement videos with Patty Duke and other castmates from "The Patty Duke Show" promoting what US government agency?
  A.   Social Security Administration
  B.   Federal Communications Commission
  C.   Securities and Exchange Commission
  D.   Federal Election Commission®    Introduction    Privacy Policy    Conditions of Use    

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