The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (TV Series 1971–1974) Poster


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Followed by 

The Sonny Comedy Revue (1974) (TV Series)
Cher (1975) (TV Series)
The Sonny and Cher Show (1976) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

Maude: Maude and the Radical (1972) (TV Episode)
Arthur repeats a joke he says he heard on this show.
Good Times: Junior the Senior (1974) (TV Episode)
Florida mentions Sonny & Cher
Animaniacs: O Silly Mio/Puttin' on the Blitz/The Great Wakkorotti: The Summer Concert (1993) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "Rita and Runt" intro.
Animaniacs: Smitten with Kittens/Alas Poor Skullhead/White Gloves (1993) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "Rita and Runt" theme
Animaniacs: Useless Facts/The Senses/The World Can Wait/Kiki's Kitten (1993) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "Rita and Runt" theme
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Parts: The Clonus Horror (1997) (TV Episode)
Mike: "You want to watch 'Sonny and Cher' tonight, young man?"
3rd Rock from the Sun: Scaredy Dick (1997) (TV Episode)
Tommy and Sally dress up as Sonny and Cher, respectively.
Pinky and the Brain: Whatever Happened to Baby Brain/Just Say Narf (1998) (TV Episode)
Referenced in "Just Say Narf"
Quest for Camelot (1998)
two dragons dress up as Sonny & Cher, w/ backdrop
And the Beat Goes On: The Sonny and Cher Story (1999) (TV Movie)
portions of this show are recreated in this movie
Saturday Night Live: Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey/G-Unit (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the monologue
Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip: Breaking News (2007) (TV Episode)
The computer software mentioned by Jack contains details of the best sketches from the show.
American Masters: Carol Burnett: A Woman of Character (2007) (TV Episode)
A 1960's/70's variety show with Sonny and Cher is mentioned.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.32 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "20 Years Later"
The Cinema Snob: Troll (2009) (TV Episode)
"they laugh at him, not at the expense of Cher's jokes, but at the expense of him!
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Maya Rudolph/Robert Duvall/Lily Allen (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Maya Rudolph as she and Jimmy comment on variety shows of their youth
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.117 (2014) (TV Episode)
Heather mentions the show.
The Big Bang Theory: The Separation Oscillation (2015) (TV Episode)
Sheldon talks about the show.
iZombie: Eternal Sunshine of the Caffeinated Mind (2016) (TV Episode)
Chapter reference, "Money and Cher."

Featured in 

Behind the Music: Sonny Bono (1998) (TV Episode)
Sonny & Me: Cher Remembers (1998) (TV Special)
Behind the Music: Cher (1999) (TV Episode)
I Love the '70s: 1973 (2003) (TV Episode)
Footage from this TV series was edited into this mini-series.
20 to 1: Child Stars: Where Are They Now? (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Michael Jackson.

Spoofed in 

The Carol Burnett Show: Episode #6.23 (1973) (TV Episode)
Parodied in "TV Show Blackouts" sketch.
Pinky and the Brain: You'll Never Eat Food Pellets in This Town Again! (1998) (TV Episode)
Pinky and Brain star in a variety show dressed as Sonny and Cher.

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

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