The Flying Nun (TV Series 1967–1970) Poster



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Referenced in 

The Lucy Show: Lucy and the Lost Star (1968) (TV Episode)
Vivian mentions the show.
Laugh-In: Episode #1.7 (1968) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Sally Field during the party
Laugh-In: Episode #2.13 (1968) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Dick Martin
That Girl: My Sister's Keeper (1969) (TV Episode)
Donald mentions the series as a joke
Bewitched: Super Arthur (1970) (TV Episode)
When Uncle Arthur flys out of the convertible, Samantha says the Flying Nun won't like that."
Here's Lucy: Lucy the Crusader (1970) (TV Episode)
Harry says he's watching mixed up with another show.
The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
When the wardrobe mistress offers him a cloak, Paul Henderson asks if it belongs to the Flying Nun.
Pulp (1972)
Caine refers to many pop culture tv shows, including the Flying nun
Sanford and Son: The Older Woman (1975) (TV Episode)
Fred suspects the suddenly kind and loving Lamont was bit by Sister Bertrille.
Kitty Can't Help It (1975)
The show is mentioned.
Mary Tyler Moore: Mary's Father (1975) (TV Episode)
Ted mentions once having had a crush on the Flying Nun.
The Bionic Woman: Sister Jaime (1976) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Jaime after tasting a little bit of herion
Kojak: The Pride and the Princess (1976) (TV Episode)
Kojak refers to the flying nun
Saturday Night Live: Ralph Nader/George Benson (1977) (TV Episode)
mentioned on Weekend Update
Saturday Night Live: Burt Reynolds/Anne Murray (1980) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during Bill Murray's Oscar predictions
All of Me (1984)
Terry says: I didnt think that you or the Flying Nun here could help me
Cheers: The Belles of St. Clete's (1985) (TV Episode)
"Frying Nun"
Dossier Verhulst: De beëdiging (1986) (TV Episode)
When putting on his robe, Eric Hoogland refers to himself as the Flying Nun
The Lost Boys (1987)
Sam says, "So, what are you, the flying nun?"
'Allo 'Allo!: The Flying Nun (1987) (TV Episode)
Title Reference
The Golden Girls: My Brother, My Father (1988) (TV Episode)
While wearing her nun's habit, Rose says "I want to go outside and see if I can get airborne," in reference to this series.
UHF (1989)
One of the TV programs on the U62 fall schedule is "The Flying Pope".
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Rocketship X-M (1990) (TV Episode)
Tom Servo considers Sally Field floating in the air to be not funny.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Hellcats (1990) (TV Episode)
Joel, Crow, and Tom rate "The Flying Nun" as "not funny."
Saturday Night Live: Michael J. Fox/Black Crowes (1991) (TV Episode)
Sister Bertrille and title mentioned on Weekend Update
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Teenage Caveman (1991) (TV Episode)
Joel: "Technology's greatest achievement: 'The Flying Nun'"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Rebel Set (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel: "It's 'The Flying Nun'!"
The Simpsons: Brother from the Same Planet (1993) (TV Episode)
While waiting for Homer, Bart sees Sister Bertrille from The Flying Nun get swept up from the wind and crash and explode on the horizon beyond some hills.
Nurses: Smokin' in the Boys Room (1993) (TV Episode)
Julie goes into a rant about Sally Field as the Flying Nun
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Operation Double 007 (1993) (TV Episode)
Joel: "The Flirting Nun"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1993) (TV Episode)
"They saved Sister Bertrille's brain."
Saturday Night Live: Sally Field/Tony! Toni! Tone! (1993) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Sally Field's monologue
Kleptomania (1995)
Julie asks Diana if she's suppose to be the Flying Nun.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Amazing Transparent Man (1995) (TV Episode)
"Let's go visit Sister Betrille"
The Larry Sanders Show: My Name Is Asher Kingsley (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by a character.
The Larry Sanders Show: Where Is the Love? (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by a character.
Pinky and the Brain: Two Mice and a Baby/The Maze (1997) (TV Episode)
Pinky says, "Maybe he prefers 'The Flying Nun.'"
Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees (1997) (TV Movie)
Title mentioned by Davy
Plump Fiction (1997)
Contact (1997)
Friends: The One with Ross's Wedding: Part One (1998) (TV Episode)
Ross thought that when Monica put a pillowcase over her head as child, she was pretending to be the Flying Nun.
Twice in a Lifetime: Healing Touch (1999) (TV Episode)
Daisy mentions the show by name.
Will & Grace: My Uncle the Car (2001) (TV Episode)
Grace asks the nun who buys her Uncle Jerry's car, "What do you need a car for anyway? Can't you fly?"
Angel: Sleep Tight (2002) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Simpsons: A Star Is Born Again (2003) (TV Episode)
Ned says, "I gave up on L.A. when those TV people made that poor nun fly."
Veronica Mars: The Rapes of Graff (2006) (TV Episode)
A character says "I don't give a Flying Nun" to veronica.
Saturday Night Live: Tom Hanks/Red Hot Chili Peppers (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the monologue
Psych: Who Ya Gonna Call? (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned when Gus and Shawn are trying to remember "Sybil".
My Name Is Earl: Made a Lady Think I Was God (2006) (TV Episode)
After seeing a nun carrying a basketball, Randy says "I bet nuns are awesome basketball players. Especially the ones that can fly.".
Nip/Tuck: Dawn Budge II (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Religulous (2008)
Maher references the title
Bitch Slap (2009)
Sister Batril in this movie is named after Sister Bertrille from "The Flying Nun".
The 85th Annual Academy Awards (2013) (TV Special)
Seth dresses as The Flying Nun as he compliments Sally Field.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.105 (2013) (TV Episode)
Bill O'Reilly mentions that Sally Field played the Flying Nun
The Amazing Race: We're Not in Oklahoma No More (2013) (TV Episode)
one of the teams mentions Sally Field and the flying nun
Hot in Cleveland: We Could Be Royals (2015) (TV Episode)
Mamie mentions how nun hats don't really allow you to fly
Portlandia: Fashion (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Cinema Snob: Exorcist II: The Heretic (2015) (TV Episode)
"Just when I thought this couldn't get any weirder: The Flying Nun shows up."
Mad Men: The Forecast (2015) (TV Episode)
Audio from the show is playing in the background of the Francis house.
Honest Game Trailers: Life Is Strange (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator
The Chase Australia: Episode #2.32 (2016) (TV Episode)
Nick has to complete this title during his Cash Builder round.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Jeff Davis 5 (2016) (TV Episode)
Referenced in "Props"
Neighbours: Episode #1.7471 (2016) (TV Episode)
Paige dresses up as title character

Featured in 

Movie Nights: Subspecies III (2012) (TV Episode)
clip shown
American Horror Story: Continuum (2013) (TV Episode)
watched on TV at the asylum
Brows Held High: Mister Lonely (2013) (TV Episode)
The theme plays when a nun jumps out of a plane
Best of Enemies (2015)
A brief clip is shown

Spoofed in 

The Goodies: U-Friend or UFO (1980) (TV Episode)
Tim portrays a flying nun
Dinosaurs: Network Genius (1992) (TV Episode)
Earl pitches a programme, "A Question of Faith", with a similar premise to ABC.
Nunsense (1993) (TV Movie)
"The Dying Nun" dance/Sally Field references
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy: Son of Nergal/Sister Grim/Go Kart-3000! (2003) (TV Episode)
At one point in "Sister Grim", the nuns jump off a cliff

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