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The 'M.A.S.H' Guest Stars Quiz
by Staff
It may have been mostly about Alan Alda and Loretta Swit, but a host of supporting guest actors appeared on "M.A.S.H," some getting their break on this hit TV show. See if you know who shared scenes with Hawkeye, Maj. Houlihan and B. J. Hunnicutt.

This controversial stand-up comic played Cpl. Hrabosky, a drunken Marine, in season 11.

  • Bill Hicks
  • Andrew Dice Clay
  • Denis Leary

True or false: Blythe Danner guest starred as a nurse and past flame of Hawkeye Pierce.

  • true
  • false

This New Yorker who later starred in "Good Morning, Vietnam" was in the pilot episode as Pvt. Lorenzo Boone.

  • Forest Whitaker
  • Robin Williams
  • Bruno Kirby

This funny police captain played a colonel in the first season.

  • Leslie Nielsen
  • Ed Begley, Jr.
  • George Lindsey

This Chicago barfly once played Pvt. LaRoche in a special Halloween episode.

  • Ed Begley Jr.
  • George Wendt
  • Ron Howard

What Academy Award-nominated actor guest starred as an old college pal of B. J. Hunnicutt?

  • Charles S. Dubin
  • James Cromwell
  • Gene Reynolds

This famous Hollywood director was 18 years old when he guest starred as a 15-year-old private.

  • Quentin Tarantino
  • Ron Howard
  • Stanley Kubrick

What other actor from "Cheers" appeared on "M.A.S.H"?

  • Ted Danson
  • Nicholas Colasanto
  • Shelley Long

True or false: Pat Morita appeared as Capt. Sam Pak, a South Korean army surgeon and friend of the surgeons.

  • true
  • false

This actor played a shell-shocked soldier who holds Frank at gunpoint in the shower.

  • John Ritter
  • Ned Beatty
  • Laurence Fishburne

What "Deliverance" star played Col. Hollister in season four?

  • Burt Reynolds
  • Ned Beatty
  • Jon Voight

This hunky actor also known for being a good dancer got his third acting credit on "M.A.S.H."

  • Kevin Bacon
  • Patrick Swayze
  • Sam Rockwell

True or false: Rita Wilson was a nurse in two separate seasons of "M.A.S.H."

  • true
  • false

True or false: The decision to end the series was determined by a vote by the show's cast members.

  • true
  • false

What "Apocalypse Now" actor also guest starred as a corporal in season 10?

  • Laurence Fishburne
  • Robert Duvall
  • Frederic Forrest

What Emmy Award-winning actor appeared as Maj. Reddish in the series' final season?

  • Jeffrey Tambor
  • George Wendt
  • Ed Begley Jr.

This hilarious star of "Mr. Mom" also had a guest role in season two of "M.A.S.H".

  • Teri Garr
  • Michael Keaton
  • Martin Mull

What Japanese-American actor appeared in four episodes of "M.A.S.H"?

  • Clyde Kusatsu
  • Makoto Iwamatsu
  • Robert Ito

True or false: Mary Kay Place, who wrote scripts for "M.A.S.H" and was nominated for an Emmy for best writing in comedy in 1974, also guest starred on the show as a nurse.

  • true
  • false

This actor, best known for her role on "Dallas," guest starred on "M.A.S.H" on season two.

  • Joan Van Ark
  • Linda Gray
  • Victoria Principal

Which Andy Griffith alum played surgeon and Capt. Roy DuPree in season six?

  • Ron Howard
  • Jack Dodson
  • George Lindsey

Actress Mariette Hartley played what visiting Swedish surgeon?

  • Dr. Dagmar Lange
  • Dr. Inga Halvorsen
  • Dr. Selma Lagerlof

What veteran actress played Col. Marion Reese?

  • Mary Wickes
  • Susan Saint James
  • Blythe Danner

True or false: Before being cast as Gen. Sherman T. Potter, Harry Morgan had a one-time appearance as Maj. Gen. Bartford Hamilton Steele.

  • true
  • false

What actor played the role of anesthetist Capt. John "Ugly John" Black in the earlier episodes of "M.A.S.H"?

  • John Orchard
  • Larry Wilcox
  • Jason Alexander

True or false: Richard Lee-Sung had several roles in 11 episodes of "M.A.S.H."

  • true
  • false

Who played Klinger's love interest in the final two episodes of the series?

  • Rosalind Chao
  • Kellye Nakahara
  • Lang Yun

True or false: The title of the series finale was "Goodbye, Farewell and Amen."

  • true
  • false

How many viewers tuned in to watch the series finale of "M.A.S.H"?

  • 100 million
  • 125 million
  • 130 million

True or false: The series finale of "M.A.S.H" is still the highest rated nonsports American broadcast of all time.

  • true
  • false