What’s Your “Melrose Place” IQ?
Drownings, murders, death, returns from death, booze, drugs, betrayal, blackmail, romances, bromances and sex! Lots and lots of sex! And it all happened in a very complex apartment complex called Melrose Place! How much do you remember from the show? Sharpen your nails and take our quiz to find out!
Although the only real crossover characters were Jake Hanson and Kelly Taylor, Melrose Place was a spin-off of what popular teen drama?
- Party of Five
- The Heights
- Beverly Hills 90210
Given all of the craziness that occurred around the old apartment courtyard, the residents needed a place to unwind and have a drink. What was the name of the bar where they hung out?
- Archie’s Place
- The Regal Beagle
Why was social worker (and all-around mostly boring guy) Matt Fielding a notable character in 90s prime time television?
- He was blind
- He was the first to show partial nudity
- He was a virgin
- He was openly gay
Dr. Michael Mancini was initially a faithful husband, but he very soon had an affair with the wonderfully wicked Dr. Kimberly Shaw which led to his divorce from whom?
- Sydney Andrews
- Jane Andrews
- Jo Reynolds
- Brooke Armstrong
Alison Parker and Amanda Woodward -- her boss at D&D Advertising – had a congenial relationship at first, but it became strained and then downright catty when Amanda did what?
- Started dating Billy Campbell
- Started dating Alison’s father
- Fired Alison
- Hit Alison in the head with a trout
In a twist familiar to anyone who has ever watched a soap opera, how did Michael get out of his blackmail-induced marriage to Sydney?
- He faked his own death
- He blew up Sydney with a car bomb
- Kimberly returned from the dead
- He was abducted by aliens
Let’s face it, Jo Reynolds was pretty lousy at choosing men. Well, except for one. With which resident did she have a very long on-again-off-again romance?
- Billy Campbell
- Michael Mancini
- Peter Burns
- Jake Hanson
Through blackmail, druggings, jail time, alcoholism, affairs and attempted murder, Amanda and Peter managed to continually return to one another. How did their romantic saga finally end up?
- With them rich and happy on the beach
- With them in jail
- With them married to other people
- With them exploding on the It’s A Small World ride at Disneyland
After drowning her character Brooke Armstrong in the Melrose Place pool, show creator Darren Star cast actress Kristin Davis as Charlotte in this romantic, sometimes trashy, but always trendy HBO sitcom.
- Sex and the City
- Dead Like Me
- The L Word