Can you name all these TV shows with 'Z' in the title?

Look at the pictures, fill in the blanks… and try not to catch some Z's!

'Z' is not the most common letter in the alphabet. There's a reason why it is worth 10 points in Scrabble

In fact, from the Fifties through the Nineties, not many television shows have featured a 'Z' in the title. This is most of 'em.

Think you can remember the full names? We have the pictures to help. See if you can fill in the blanks!

  1. _ _ _ _ _ z _
    Image: The Everett Collection
  2. _ _ z _ _
    Image: The Everett Collection
  3. _ _ _ z _ _ (1966)
    Image: TV Guide
  4. Z _ _ _ _ (1957)
    Image: TV Guide
  5. The Life & Times of _ _ _ z z _ _ _ _ _ _ _
    Image: The Everett Collection
  6. The _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ z Show
    Image: The Everett Collection
  7. _ _ z
    Image: The Everett Collection
  8. _ _ _ _ Z _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
    Image: The Everett Collection
  9. _ _ _ _ _ _ _ z _
    Image: The Everett Collection
  10. _ _ _ & _ _ z in Beverly Hills
    Image: The Everett Collection
  11. Eisenhower and _ _ _ z
    Image: The Everett Collection
  12. _ _ z z _ _ _ _
    Image: The Everett Collection

Can you name all these TV shows with 'Z' in the title?

Your Result...

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dekane54 2 months ago
I had to guess at three of them and I didn't do very good job at that LOL!!!! Yet 9 out of 12, not bad

BZCITY 2 months ago
Wow! Mr. Wizard!!!!! Fine program! Watched that on Nickelodeon!
DJS3 2 months ago

I missed 10 and 11.

I never heard of numbers 9, 10, or 11.

Number 9 must be based on the Gene Wilder & Richard Pryor film. I'll have to hunt that one down. The film was hilarious.

Wow, Valerie Perrine looks as good in the photo for number 10 as she did in Superman (1978).
Lillyrose 2 months ago
9 out of 12. Speaking of Hazel, will MeTV ever air Hazel? Hazel is one of my favorite shows!
MrsPhilHarris Lillyrose 2 months ago
I would love it if Me aired Hazel.
Evan 2 months ago
12/12. Huzzah!
DJS3 Evan 2 months ago
Hey, extra points for even more Z's! 👍
frenchman71 2 months ago
10 for 12. a couple I never heard of.
frances3agape 2 months ago
Should have left out the dashes - made guessing too easy.
Else I would NOT have gotten 10 of 12
Several I never heard of!
MrBill 2 months ago
12/12; I knew all but the last one. I took a wild guess on #12 and got it right but never heard of that show.
daDoctah 2 months ago
How'd they manage to miss "The Famous Teddy Z", starring Jon Cryer (after "Pretty in Pink" but years before "Two and a Half Men") as young Hollywood agent Ted Zakalokis, with Alex Rocco as his mentor?
frances3agape daDoctah 2 months ago
Hmm. Don't recall that at all - how many seasons did it last?
I liked Cryer's movie where he hides out in a high school from mobsters or whomever
Thanks for the info
Deepizzaguy 2 months ago
Nine out of 12 on this quiz.
lynngdance Deepizzaguy 2 months ago
Word girl? Lol
DJS3 Deepizzaguy 2 months ago
Extra points for Word Girl! 👍
Tlor 2 months ago
12 out of 12 guessed the last 3
KSquared 2 months ago
Never heard of Leo & Liz in Beverly Hills. Must have been quite a hit!

The only one I got wrong. :-(
CarolKelley KSquared 2 months ago
I'd never heard of it either, but Liz is an actual nickname while the others aren't so much.
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