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Followed by 

Abbott & Costello (1967) (TV Series)

Spun-off from 

The Colgate Comedy Hour (1950) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

Cheers: Don't Paint Your Chickens (1989) (TV Episode)
Frasier likens a conversation about heavyweight boxers to "an Abbott and Costello routine".
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Beginning of the End (1993) (TV Episode)
"She's on the set of the Abbot and Costello Show"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Village of the Giants (1994) (TV Episode)
Servo: (as Joe Besser) I'll harm you!
Men Behaving Badly: Testing, Testing (1997) (TV Episode)
Kevin mentions Bud, Lou and Mr. Bacciagalupe
Gentleman (1997)
Farscape: Eat Me (2001) (TV Episode)
John mentions Abbot and Costello and the House of Horror.
Farscape: Lava's a Many Splendored Thing (2002) (TV Episode)
John calls himself Lou Costello, and explains to D'Argo that he's from Abbot and Costello.
That '70s Show: We Will Rock You (2006) (TV Episode)
Kitty and Red mention it.
Arrival (2016)
Ian assigns the names to the aliens aboard the ship.
Half in the Bag: Box Office Number Crunching (2016) (TV Episode)
Mike says The Rock and Kevin Hart are the new Abbott and Costello

Featured in 

Hollywood Ghost Stories (1986)
Clips shown
Abbott and Costello Meet Jerry Seinfeld (1994) (TV Movie)
A clip from this show is featured in this compilation special.

Spoofed in 

SCTV: Midnight Express Special (1981) (TV Episode)
Part of basis for parody "Midnight Express Special".

See also

Trivia | Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Soundtracks

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