The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr.
What do you know about The Adventures of
Brisco County, Jr.?
"Check Your Answers" at the end of the quiz.
1) The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. is a
short-lived western television series with science fiction elements set in
2) Who played Brisco County,
3) The TV series was
broadcast on which network?
4) What was thee name of
5) Brisco County, Jr. is a
Harvard-educated lawyer turned bounty hunter now on a quest to
bring to justice the infamous John Bly Gang who murdered his
father, Marshal Brisco County, Sr. (R. Lee Ermey).
6) Lord Bowler is Brisco's
rival/partner, real name James Lonefeather. In the beginning of
the series, Lord Bowler was a rival bounty hunter who competed
with Brisco for monetary rewards. Midway through the series
Bowler became Brisco's partner and friend. Bowler was frequently
depicted wearing his bowler hat and carrying a sawed-off shotgun
in a sheath on his back. Who played Lord Bowler?
7) Socrates Poole begins as
a milquetoast attorney for the Westfield Club, Brisco's
employer. Poole and Brisco become close friends by the series'
end. Who played Poole?
8) Dixie Cousins was played
by Kelly Rutherford, she is a con-woman who is Brisco's true
9) Professor Wickwire was an
eccentric inventor who supplied Brisco with wacky gadgets that
were precursors to modern inventions, such as a land-based
rocket on railroad tracks or an "Inner Space Suit". Who played
10) the series' majestic
theme song composed by Randy Edelman found a new life as part of
NBC's sports productions, namely during NBC broadcasts of the
World Series and the Olympic Games (played while announcing the