Science Fiction Trivia

12+ Best Science Fiction Trivia Questions & Answers

Mike Oberman

Updated: June 15th, 2023

Step into the future with these mind-bending Science Fiction trivia questions! From time travel to intergalactic adventures, challenge your sci-fi savvy with questions about iconic movies, TV shows, and more.


Question: Dr Who first appeared on UK television in which decade?

Answer: 1960s

Question: Who starred in the 1968 sci-fi movie 'Barbarella'?

Answer: Jane Fonda

Question: Who played Padme Amidala in three 'Star Wars' movies?

Answer: Natalie Portman

Question: Which doctor helped Marty go 'Back to the Future'?

Answer: Brown

Question: Kara Zor-El, best known as Supergirl, is which relation to Superman?

Answer: Cousin


Question: Who wrote 'War of the Worlds'?

Answer: HG Wells

Question: What was the first name of Pratchett, the writer of the 'Discworld' novels?

Answer: Terry

Question: What was the name of the 90s sci-fi show about Sam Beckett in a different body each week?

Answer: Quantum Leap

Question: What is the middle name of Captain James Kirk in 'Star Trek'?

Answer: Tiberius


Question: Who plays Maureen Robinson in the 2018 version of 'Lost in Space'?

Answer: Molly Parker

Question: Which US state is the setting for 'Stranger Things'?

Answer: Indiana

Question: Monica Reyes and Alex Krycek are minot characters in which series?

Answer: The X-Files