I, Claudius (TV Mini-Series 1976) Poster

(1976 TV Mini-Series)


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Version of 

I, Claudius (1937)

Referenced in 

Los bingueros (1979)
In one scene, Fermín jokes about Claudius and Caligula.
Anthropophagus (1980)
Pregnant woman murder scene is referenced.
The Facts of Life: Teenage Marriage: Part 2 (1981) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned by name.
Cheers: Dinner at Eight-ish (1987) (TV Episode)
Frasier mentions that he has the series on video.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Series 2 Compilation 1 (1990) (TV Episode)
John Sessions impersonates John Hurt as Caligula in 'Party Quirks'
Dead Again (1991)
Derek Jacobi once again plays a character with a stammer.
Knots Landing: I, Claudia (1991) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules Unchained (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom: "It looks like 'I, Claudius,' only it's not good at all."
Weird Science: I, Chettus (1997) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Wag the Dog (1997)
Dennis Leary recites the title when asked if he can speak Latin.
Gladiator (2000)
Eddie Izzard: Circle (2002) (Video)
I Claudius: A Television Epic (2002) (Video)
subject of this documentary
Tru Calling: Two Pair (2004) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Jack in Davis' apartment
QI: Cat's Eyes (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Stephen Fry
Drama Connections: I, Claudius (2005) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
Screenwipe: Screenwipe USA (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Brooker.
My Bare Lady: Cattle Call (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Biggins
The Cult of...: Poldark (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
The Cinema Snob: Caligula: Part I (2010) (TV Episode)
Snob alludes to it.
The Cinema Snob: Suspiria (2015) (TV Episode)
"Look, they're on the set of I, Claudius."

Featured in 

The 30th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (1978) (TV Special)
Nominee clips
Night of a Thousand Shows (2000) (TV Movie)
Drama Connections: I, Claudius (2005) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
Screenwipe: Episode #2.3 (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
The Best of Masterpiece Theatre (2007) (TV Special)
voted #3 favorite series from the first 35 years of Masterpiece Theatre; clips shown
Togas on TV (2007) (TV Movie)
Archive footage
The Story of the Costume Drama: The Greatest Stories Ever Told (2008) (TV Episode)
clips shown and discussed
The Story of the Costume Drama: The Stars (2008) (TV Episode)
clip shown
The Story of the Costume Drama: Picture Perfect (2008) (TV Episode)
clips shown and discussed
Piers Morgan's Life Stories: Brian Blessed (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips used
70s: The Best of Bad TV (2015) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed

Spoofed in 

The Benny Hill Show: The Bionic Baby (1977) (TV Episode)
Parodied within "The Sum Awards" sketch.
Life of Brian (1979)
The Pontius Pilate and Biggus Dickus characters parody Claudius' speech impediment, while one of the executioners has a club foot and a stutter just as Claudius does.
Harry & Paul's Story of the 2s (2014) (TV Movie)
Parody skit

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