Pardon me, how well do you know your classic TV butlers?

You rang?

Frankly, we do not know a single person in real life with a butler. We'd love to. Perhaps we need a better class of friend. 

But butlers are everywhere on television — especially, in '60s, '80s and '90s sitcoms. These humble servants kept households running smoothly. Let's see how you remembered their work.

To make this a little more challenging, we're mostly looking for the name of the families for which they served. Sound tough? You could always ask the help.
  1. Well then, we begin with this fine gentleman. He served which family, if we may ask?
  2. A quality butler comes when he is called for. This servant would ask, "You rang?" Which family did he serve?
  3. Some butlers go underappreciated by their bosses. Just take it from Smithers here. For whom does he work?
    Image: 20th Television
  4. Some butlers are asked to do more than the driving — a little fisticuffs, say. For whom did this butler work?
  5. Geoffrey Butler was born to serve with his last name. What was the name of the family he served?
    Image: Warner Bros. Television
  6. This distinguished butler toiled his way to the top — all the way to Lt. Governor. He learned politics when working for which family?
    Image: The Everett Collection
  7. This gentleman was English but had the name of another European land. Which would that be?
  8. Certainly you know of Mr. Belvedere, another butler to headline his own sitcom. Would you happen to know the name of the family for which he served?
    Image: 20th Television
  9. Niles here could be found serving on which '90s sitcom?
    Image: Sony Pictures Television
  10. Mr. Homn served the family of a crew member aboard the Enterprise on 'Star Trek: The Next Generation.' Would you mind selecting his master's surname?
  11. Finally, we finish this affair with a butler simply named "The Butler." He served No. 2 on which classic series?
    Image: Independent Television Corporation

Pardon me, how well do you know your classic TV butlers?

Your Result...

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rycki1138 1 month ago
11 out of 11
Bravo, I say! Bravo! You truly carried the load there.
KathyMcKinny 1 month ago
Missed only the last one......never saw The Prisoner
ndebrabant 1 month ago
You got 10 out of 11
Bravo, I say! Bravo! You truly carried the load there.
EllisClevenger 7 months ago
You got 11 out of 11
Bravo, I say! Bravo! You truly carried the load there.
Tresix 7 months ago
10/11, wasn't paying attention and accidentally clicked "Flanders" for Smithers. Although Smithers ISN'T Burns' butler.
Geronimo 7 months ago
A couple of guesses................10/11
nerakr 7 months ago
10/11. Missed the last one.
TomTerrrific 7 months ago
10/11 -- only missed Mr. Belvedere.
Bobbo TomTerrrific 7 months ago
Same here!
DouglasMorris 7 months ago
9/11! missed #10 and #11. the last two did me in.
ETristanBooth 7 months ago
9/11. It's nice to see The Prisoner finally represented in a quiz.
CarrieMcCourt 7 months ago
10/11 I didn't get the last one. Don't remember too much about The Prisoner
Barry22 7 months ago
10/11, Smithers is not Mr. Burns butler, more like a lackey. And, as stated here before, 'Mr. Reid' is the Lone Ranger's great-nephew.
cperrynaples Barry22 7 months ago
Really, didn't Smithers considers Mr. Burns to be something more than his boss? We all remember "Happy Birthday To You", although many of us would rather not...LOL!!
You really need to stop with the homophobic comments.
scp 7 months ago
11 out of 11. Had to guess on the Mr. Belvedere family, though.
MrsPhilHarris 7 months ago
8/11 I always miss anything Star Trek and I've never seen Mr. Belvedere. I knew 11 was The Prisoner but hit the wrong one.
fun 7 months ago
That was horrible, 6 out of 11.
JeffTanner 7 months ago
You got 9 out of 11 ---------------Bravo, I say! Bravo! You truly carried the load there.
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