Can you solve real Jeopardy! clues that are exclusively about crime dramas?

By: Start TV Staff     Posted: September 18, 2018, 3:35PM
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If you love crime TV, we suspect you'd be the champ of this heavily themed game of Jeopardy!

We've combed through past episodes of Jeopardy! and snatched real clues asked of contestants on the show (thanks to this amazing archive). Your task? Be the TV detective fan who can solve all 10.

Only the biggest fans will be dubbed "The Closer" of crime TV Jeopardy! Good luck!
  1. Category: TV Titles. Your clue: Allison DuBois (Patricia Arquette), who has dreams & visions of dead people.
  2. Category: 2010 Emmy Winners. Your clue: Know what Emmy voters like? Meth & murder! OK, not really, but they loved Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman on this AMC show.
  3. Category: Arresting Television. Your clue: Sherry Stringfield practiced law on this "colorful" ABC cop show before getting her medical degree on "ER."
  4. Category: The New Golden Age of Television. Your clue: The cast of this gritty show included Idris Elba as drug kingpin Stringer Bell.
  5. Category: TV Shows That Debuted in 1984. Your clue: This mystery series about a writer who was also an amateur detective began in 1984 & ran for 12 seasons.
  6. Category: TV Titles. Your clue: Type of old crime that the Philadelphia Homicide Squad endeavors to finally solve.
  7. Category: TV Drama Mamas. Your clue: In Season 1 of this series, Tony's mom Livia put a hit out on him; nice, huh?
  8. Category: Is There a Doctor in the House? Your clue: Laurence Fishburne's Dr. Langston left the office of this show in 2011, but it's still open for business on CBS.
  9. Category: TV Series Episodes. Your clue: "Musings of a Cigarette-Smoking Man"
  10. Category: TV Casts. Your clue: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Jon Tenney
Can you solve real Jeopardy! clues that are exclusively about crime dramas?

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