'Watching The Detectives' Music & Picture Quiz





Here is a 'Watching The Detectives' picture quiz, mostly of TV detectives, with a few catchphrases and songs included.


Before beginning, ask members if they have a favourite TV detective show?

Do they have a favourite actor or actress who plays a convincing sleuth?

Is it a genre they enjoy?


What about their favourite thriller movie?

Or thriller author?

Would they prefer a gritty story, like 'Prime Suspect', or something a bit lighter like 'Midsomer Murders'?

Who would prefer something completely different altogether, such as a comedy or musical?


Okay, here goes.

Ask members to have a pen and paper ready to hand, to note their answers.


Simplify the questions as appropriate, for example, just ask the name of the TV show.





1. Name the TV show?

Name the character?

Name the actress? (A point for each part of the questions.)







2. Name the TV show?

Name the actor?

Who wrote the books?







3. Name the character?

Name the actress?

Who wrote these stories?







4. Name the character?

Name the actor?

What was his nationality?







5. Name the TV show?

Name the actresses?

Where was it set?







6. Name the TV show?

Name the actor?

A bonus point if you can name the bridge in this photograph?







7. Name the TV show?

Name the actors?







This links to our first song. 'Don't Give Up On Us Baby', by David Soul.

Here's a link - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8aH3H1auHcA



8. What was his other UK number 1 hit?







9. Name the movie?

Name the characters?

Name the actors?






10. Name the TV show?

Was he human or cyborg?







11. Name the TV show?

Name the characters?

Name the actors?







12. Name the TV show?

Name the character?

Name the actress?







13. Name the TV show?

Name the character?

Name the actor?

What was the other detective series he starred in, which was based in Jersey?







14. Name the TV series?

Name the actor?

What was his catchphrase?







15. Name the detective?

Name the actor?

Who was his Chinese side kick (literally)?







Here's our next song. The introduction to the cartoon 'Pink Panther' series - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bii-PIGprv8


16. In the movie, what was the 'Pink Panther'?







17. Name the TV show?

Name the characters? (Bonus point if you can get the chap on the left's Christian name.)

Name the actors?

Where was it set?







18. Name the TV show?

Name the actor?

Where was it set?