Love watching TV shows? Following characters week after week?Anticipating what will happen in the next weeks episode? What about what happens behind the scenes? Shenanigans that happen when no one is watching? Take this quizzes below and try your knowledge on some fun TV show facts.
Breaking Bad was allowed to use the F word
There was a lot of F words in the script but AMC allowed only one FUCK per season without bleeping.
Courtney Cox had a man slave on the set of Friends.
Matthew Perry had a bet over which movie an Anthony Michael Hall line came from — either “Weird Science” or “The Breakfast Club” — and was settled by finding Hall on a neighboring set of “Friends” to set the record straight. After Cox told the story on Jay Leno’s show, she rang a bell and brought Perry over to her as he held a box of tissues. The arrangement lasted for months.
Game of Thrones is filmed in the same factory the RMS Titanic was made.
The factory is in Belfast, Ireland. There are tours available of Titanic Studios.
In House of Cards the actors who play President Garrett Walker and the Secretary of State are married in real life.
Michael Gill and Jayne Atkinson have been married since 1998. They auditioned separately for their respective roles in the show. The Director David Fincher didn’t know when casting.
The actor who plays Luke Dunphy on Modern Family is a bona fide real life genius.
Nolan Gould is a member of Mensa and graduated from high school at the age of only thirteen.
On Seinfield, Elaine’s father was cast to be a recurring character, but the cast was so scared of the actor that he was dropped.
The actor, Lawrence Tierney, stole a butcher knife from the set and then when he was confronted about it re-enacted the “Psycho” stabbing in Jerry’s direction while making the classic noises. The character was also based off the novelist Richard Yates, who was the father of a girl Larry David dated.
Lady Gaga appeared on the Sopranos at age 15.
She played the role of a friend of Tony Soprano’s son and smoked a cigarette.
The owner of "TOMS" shoe company was on The Amazing Race.
Blake Mycoskie competed with his sister in the second season and lost.
Will Smith knew all of the lines of each charector on the first season of The Fresh Prince of Bel Air.
Smith explained: “I would memorize the entire script, then I’d be lipping everybody’s lines while they were talking. When I watch those episodes, it’s disgusting. My performances were horrible.”
Sarah Jessica Parker turned down the role of Samantha in Sex in the City.
Kim Cattrall turned down the role of Samantha twice. And it was a case of third time lucky when she was finally convinced to sign up.