Can You Name The Cop?

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Can You Name The Cop? - Quiz

One of the best signatures of our time is tv. And, what came with tv? Crime movies and tv shows! You're gonna have to guess all the names of most popular cops ever on tv!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is the name of this The Simpsons cop?

    • A.

      Chief Wiggum

    • B.

      Chief Wrigly

    • C.

      Chief Simpson

    • D.

      Chief Wingy

    Correct Answer
    A. Chief Wiggum
    Explanation
    Chief Wiggum is the correct answer because he is a recurring character in the animated TV show The Simpsons. He is the Chief of Police in Springfield and is known for his incompetence, laziness, and corruption. Chief Wiggum is often seen eating donuts and is accompanied by his bumbling officers, Eddie and Lou. He is voiced by actor Hank Azaria and has been a part of The Simpsons since its first season in 1989.

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  • 2. 

    What is the name of iconic Willis' cop in the movie franchise Die Hard?

    • A.

      General Joe Colton

    • B.

      John McClane

    • C.

      Captain Sharp

    • D.

      Korben Dallas

    Correct Answer
    B. John McClane
    Explanation
    John McClane is the correct answer because he is the iconic cop in the Die Hard movie franchise. He is the main protagonist and is known for his tough and resourceful nature. Throughout the series, McClane is portrayed as a skilled and determined police officer who constantly finds himself in dangerous and high-stakes situations. His character has become synonymous with the Die Hard franchise and is widely recognized as one of the most iconic action movie heroes.

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  • 3. 

    How about Gibson's role in Lethal Weapon?

    • A.

      Rev. Graham Hess

    • B.

      Benjamin Martin

    • C.

      Martin Riggs

    • D.

      Detective Skinner

    Correct Answer
    C. Martin Riggs
    Explanation
    Martin Riggs is the correct answer because he is a character played by Mel Gibson in the Lethal Weapon film series. Riggs is a highly skilled and somewhat reckless detective who partners with Roger Murtaugh, played by Danny Glover, to solve crimes. Gibson's portrayal of Riggs was critically acclaimed and helped to establish him as a leading action star.

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  • 4. 

    You really shouldn't miss Clint's iconic cop role!

    • A.

      Walt Kowalski

    • B.

      Frank Horrigan

    • C.

      Nick Pulovski

    • D.

      Harry Callahan

    Correct Answer
    D. Harry Callahan
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Harry Callahan. Harry Callahan is an iconic cop role portrayed by Clint Eastwood in the "Dirty Harry" film series. The character is known for his tough and no-nonsense attitude, as well as his famous catchphrase "Go ahead, make my day." Clint Eastwood's portrayal of Harry Callahan has become synonymous with the archetype of a tough and relentless police officer, making it a role that shouldn't be missed.

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  • 5. 

    And goofy Murphy's cop from the Beverly Hills Cop?

    • A.

      Axel Foley

    • B.

      Jack McCall

    • C.

      Jim Evers

    • D.

      Pluto Nash

    Correct Answer
    A. Axel Foley
    Explanation
    Axel Foley is the correct answer because he is the main character in the movie "Beverly Hills Cop" and is portrayed by actor Eddie Murphy. The question is asking for the name of the character played by Eddie Murphy in the movie, and Axel Foley fits that description. The other options listed are not characters played by Eddie Murphy in "Beverly Hills Cop."

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  • 6. 

    Okay, and how about Glover's role in Lethal Weapon?

    • A.

      Eddie 'Rocks' Travor

    • B.

      Roger Murtaugh

    • C.

      Benjamin Carver

    • D.

      Thurgood Marshall

    Correct Answer
    B. Roger Murtaugh
    Explanation
    Glover's role in Lethal Weapon is Roger Murtaugh.

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  • 7. 

    And great Nielsen's The Naked Gun role?

    • A.

      President Baxter Harris

    • B.

      Richard 'Dick' Dix

    • C.

      Lt. Frank Drebin

    • D.

      Arthur Evrensel

    Correct Answer
    C. Lt. Frank Drebin
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Lt. Frank Drebin. Lt. Frank Drebin is a character played by Leslie Nielsen in the movie "The Naked Gun." He is a bumbling detective who is known for his comedic and clumsy antics. The character of Lt. Frank Drebin is iconic and has become one of Nielsen's most memorable roles.

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  • 8. 

    What is the name of Chris Tucker's show-off character in The Rush Hour?

    • A.

      Beaumont Livingston

    • B.

      Franklin Hatchett

    • C.

      Ruby Rhod

    • D.

      James Carter

    Correct Answer
    D. James Carter
    Explanation
    The correct answer is James Carter. In the Rush Hour film series, Chris Tucker portrays the character James Carter, a fast-talking, show-off detective. He is partnered with Jackie Chan's character, Inspector Lee, and together they solve various crime cases. James Carter is known for his humorous and flamboyant personality, often showcasing his comedic skills throughout the movies.

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  • 9. 

    We're almost done. How about The Walking Dead lead role?

    • A.

      Rick Grimes

    • B.

      Daryl Dixon

    • C.

      Carl Grimes

    • D.

      Morgan Jones

    Correct Answer
    A. Rick Grimes
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Rick Grimes because he is the main protagonist and lead character in the television series The Walking Dead. He is a former sheriff's deputy who becomes the leader of a group of survivors in a post-apocalyptic world overrun by zombies. Rick's character development and story arc are central to the show, making him the clear choice for the lead role.

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  • 10. 

    And for the end, what's the name of this iconic character?

    • A.

      Horatio Corn

    • B.

      Horatio Caine

    • C.

      Horatio Clein

    • D.

      Horatio Comb

    Correct Answer
    B. Horatio Caine
    Explanation
    Horatio Caine is the correct answer. This iconic character is known for his sunglasses and one-liners on the TV show CSI: Miami. He is a detective and the head of the Miami-Dade Crime Lab, known for his distinctive red hair and calm demeanor. Horatio Caine has become a recognizable figure in popular culture and is often parodied or referenced in other media.

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