Family Affair (TV Series 1966–1971) Poster



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Remade as 

Family Affair (2002) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

WKRP in Cincinnati: A Family Affair (1980) (TV Episode)
Title reference
St. Elsewhere: Family Affair (1986) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Golden Girls: Family Affair (1986) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Full House: Our Very First Promo (1987) (TV Episode)
Danny calls Jesse, who is dressed in a butler uniform, "Mr. French." Jesse responds by calling Danny "Uncle Bill."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Guiron (1989) (TV Episode)
Joel: "Sometimes, I dream about Cissy from 'Family Affair.'"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Cosmic Princess (1989) (TV Episode)
Servo: "It's Mr. French!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Robot vs. the Aztec Mummy (1989) (TV Episode)
Crow: "He looks like Mr. French."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Robot Holocaust (1990) (TV Episode)
Servo: "Oh, look, Mr. French."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Black Scorpion (1990) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Oh no, Mr. French! Buffy didn't hide the cat!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Rocketship X-M (1990) (TV Episode)
The flash card of Sebastian Cabot shows him as Mr. French.
Night Court: A Family Affair: Part 1 (1990) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Sidehackers (1990) (TV Episode)
Forrester: Like at the beginning of Family Affair.
Night Court: A Family Affair: Part 2 (1990) (TV Episode)
title reference
Saturday Night Live: Michael J. Fox/Black Crowes (1991) (TV Episode)
Referenced on America's Most Wanted: Former Child Actors
Hudson Hawk (1991)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Pod People (1991) (TV Episode)
"Buffy, Jody, Mrs. Beasley"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Master Ninja I (1992) (TV Episode)
Someone in the film says "It's a family affair," and Servo hums the theme song from the TV series.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules Against the Moon Men (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Hey, it's Joey from 'Family Affair,' all grown up."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Fire Maidens of Outer Space (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Kinda looks like Brian Keith's room in 'Family Affair.'"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Outlaw (1993) (TV Episode)
"Buffy and Jody!"
The Nanny: Material Fran (1994) (TV Episode)
Kathy refers to Niles as Mr. French.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Danger!! Death Ray (1995) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Hey, leave Mr. French alone!"
The Nanny: Franny and the Professor (1995) (TV Episode)
Fran mentions the show by name.
Now and Then (1995)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Escape 2000 (1996) (TV Episode)
"Your Family Affairs"
Weird Science: Family Affair (1996) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Nanny: Danny's Dead and Who's Got the Will? (1997) (TV Episode)
Fran mentions the character, Mr. French.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Devil Doll (1997) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Martin Scorsese is Mr. French in 'The Exorcist.'"
Interstate '76 (1997) (Video Game)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Academy of Robots' Choice Awards Special (1998) (TV Special)
Servo: Matthew McConaughey as Mrs. Beasly, the doll from Family Affair.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Touch of Satan (1998) (TV Episode)
"My name's Jody" "Can I call you Buffy"
Caroline in the City: Caroline and El Niño (1999) (TV Episode)
Because of a hair she discovers on her chin, Annie says she's turning into Mr. French.
It's a Haunted Happenin'! (2002) (Video)
mentioned by cast member
Mr. Deeds (2002)
Citizen Shane (2004)
A lunchbox featuring A Family Affair is shown.
The Departed (2006)
Costello's top lieutenant/muscle uses the alias "Mr French" (Costello says this is not his real name), which is a reference to the name of the well-known butler/manservant (played by Cabot) from this show.
Trust Me (2013)
Howard tells of losing his virginity to the child star Anissa Jones.
Fargo: Rhinoceros (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Simone Gerhardt.
Over the Top: The Bee Story (TV Episode)
Jon Polito refers to Tim Curry as Mr. French.

Featured in 

Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment (1985)
The TV show Zed is watching in his hideout.
CBS at 75 (2003) (TV Special)

Spoofed in 

The Critic: The Pilot (1994) (TV Episode)
Jay reviews a film adaptation of the series starring Marlon Brando
The Critic: I Can't Believe It's a Clip Show (1995) (TV Episode)
Jay shows a clip from "Family Affair: The Motion Picture" starring Marlon Brando

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