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Can You Guess Who These 13 TV Characters Are Dressed As For Halloween?

Halloween is just around the corner. Each year, some of our favorite programs bring us Halloween-themed episodes. Luckily enough, a good chunk of these episodes come with clever costumes. This year we’ve culled some of our favorite Halloween episodes of our favorite TV programs to bring you a quiz highlighting our favorite referential costumes.

Here’s how the quiz works. We’ll give you a still image, a show title, a character name, and a short hint. Figure out who each TV character is dressed as in your brain and click over to the next page to see if you’re right. There are 13 total characters to name, so keep an eye out, because some of them are listed in the same picture. While you are answering, keep track of your score and let us know how you did in the poll at the end.

Good luck. If you end up crushing the quiz, we totally advocate sneaking some candy out of the Halloween bowl to celebrate.

START ROUND 1

TV Show: How I Met Your Mother

Character: Barney Stinson

Brief Hint About The Costume: The poor character Barney is dressed up as meets a pretty terrible fate. Also, he’s black.

”NPH

ROUND 1 ANSWER

”Apollo

Apollo Creed, Rocky IV

START ROUND 2 AND 3

TV Show: Parks and Recreation

Characters: Leslie Knope and Ben Wyatt

Brief Hint About The Costumes: The costumes match, and they also prove that Ben and Leslie are in True Love.

”ben

ROUND 2 AND 3 ANSWER

”Westley

Westley and Buttercup, The Princess Bride

START ROUND 4

TV Show: Castle

Character: Richard Castle

Brief Hint About The Costume: In this scene, two shows collide.

”castle

ROUND 4 ANSWER

”firefly”

Space Cowboy, obviously Mal Reynolds, Firefly

START ROUND 5

TV Show: Freaks and Geeks

Character: Bill Haverchuck

Brief Hint About The Costume: He’s supposed to be a famous TV character. Also, no one got the costume during the episode. We wish you better luck.

”bill

ROUND 5 ANSWER

”bionic

Bionic Woman Jaime Sommer, The Bionic Woman

START ROUND 6

TV Show: Modern Family

Character: Haley Dunphy

Brief Hint About The Costume: This is a real-life cultural icon, who once famously met with Princess Diana.

”Haley

ROUND 6 ANSWER

”mother

Mother Teresa

START ROUND 7

TV Show: Happy Endings

Character: Dave Rose

Brief Hint About The Costume: In Happy Endings, she’s part of a marionette group, but in real-life this woman is a member of a famous family, although she did not have a wardrobe malfunction during a Super Bowl show.

”happy

ROUND 7 ANSWER

”celebrity

LaToya Jackson

START ROUND 8

TV Show: It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia

Character: Mac McDonald

Brief Hint About The Costume: This movie character doesn't fear death and is handy with multiple weapons. However, you can get the actor or the movie character, here. That’s sort of the joke. Also, Dennis’ Luigi is unrelated but awesome.

”viggo

ROUND 8 ANSWER

”viggo

Viggo Mortensen, otherwise known as Aragorn, The Lord of the Rings

START ROUND 9 And 10

TV Show: The Office

Characters: Kelly Kapoor and Kevin Malone

Brief Hints About The Costumes: She’s a famous sci fi character that people get excited about dressing up as at Comic-Con. He’s a famous movie character that is more recognizable with a Segway.

”Kelly

ROUND 9 AND 10 ANSWER

”Paul

Paul Blart, Paul Blart: Mall Cop and Leeloo, The Fifth Element

START ROUND 11 AND 12

TV Show: Beverly Hills, 90210

Characters: Dylan McKay and Brenda Walsh

Brief Hints About The Costumes: These looks would be more efficient if they were riddled with bullet holes. Still better than Jay-Z and Beyonce, though.

”Beverly

ROUND 11 AND 12 ANSWER

”bonnie

Bank Robbers Bonnie & Clyde

START ROUND 13

TV Show: Community

Characters: Abed Nadir

Brief Hints About The Costumes: Probably one of the most on point costumes on this list, Abed is dressed like a famous movie monster.

”abed

ROUND 13 ANSWER

”aliens”

The Alien, Aliens

This poll is no longer available.

Jessica Rawden

Amazing Race & Top Chef superfan with a pinch of Disney fairy dust thrown in. If you’ve created a rom-com I’ve probably watched it.