Freaky Friday (1976) Poster



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Version of 

Freaky Friday (1995) (TV Movie)
Freaky Friday (2003)

Remade as 

Freaky Friday (1995) (TV Movie)


Let's Make a Deal (1963) (TV Series)
Maid says, "And behind curtain number 3..."

Referenced in 

Mystery Science Theater 3000: Invasion USA (1994) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Or 'Freaky Friday'"
The Secret World of Alex Mack: The Switch (1997) (TV Episode)
Alex and her mother wind up switching bodies like in Freaky Friday.
NewsRadio: Freaky Friday (1999) (TV Episode)
Title reference; Matthew describes switching jobs with Mr. James to being like this movie.
Charmed: Love Hurts (1999) (TV Episode)
It's a supernatural Freaky Friday. This is a reference to the 1976 movie "Freaky Friday" in which a mother and daughter with many conflicts gets to see how the other lives for a day when they switch bodies. It was later remade into a 1995 TV movie and a 2003 feature film.
The Color of Friendship (2000) (TV Movie)
Gilmore Girls: Rory's Birthday Parties (2000) (TV Episode)
Lorelai refers to a "Freaky Friday moment"
Six Feet Under: An Open Book (2001) (TV Episode)
mentioned on TV
Kim Possible: Mind Games (2002) (TV Episode)
Teenage girl's body, with someone else's brain in it, goes to high school and many of the same gag situations occur.
Gilmore Girls: Haunted Leg (2002) (TV Episode)
Lorelai wants to switch bodies with Rory, and talks about having a Freaky Friday moment.
Act Your Age (2003) (Video)
That '70s Show: The Acid Queen (2003) (TV Episode)
Eric says the situation Kelso is in is just like the movie "Freaky Friday".
Joan of Arcadia: Wealth of Nations (2004) (TV Episode)
Joan refers to the film.
Me and You and Everyone We Know (2005)
Richard Swersey mentions this films when talking to one of his customers.
Charmed: Freaky Phoebe (2005) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Gilmore Girls: He's Slippin' 'Em Bread... Dig? (2005) (TV Episode)
Lorelai says that she is having a Freaky Friday moment when Rory talks about her grandparents in a disparaging way, something usually only Lorelai does.
Ugly Betty: Four Thanksgivings and a Funeral (2006) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Wizards of Waverly Place: Quinceanera (2008) (TV Episode)
The concept of a mother and daughter switching bodies
30 Rock: Believe in the Stars (2008) (TV Episode)
Tracy mentions the film.
Supernatural: Swap Meat (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by sam/gary while tied up
Gossip Girl: While You Weren't Sleeping (2011) (TV Episode)
Blair: "I think someone Freaky Friday'd me - this can't possibly be my life."
Detention (2011)
Ione and her mother switch bodies.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.146 (2011) (TV Episode)
Discussing superstitions, Jodie Foster mentions that she did this movie about Friday the 13th
Weeds: Do Her/Don't Do Her (2011) (TV Episode)
"Freaky Wednesday"
Playback (2012)
Characters talk about it, one of them referring to it as a horror movie
American Dad!: Old Stan in the Mountain (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Glee: Props (2012) (TV Episode)
When Tina tells Rachel of her dream, she compares it to "Freaky Friday".
Nostalgia Critic: Jack (2012) (TV Episode)
Critic compares the premise to Jack
What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012)
Referenced by Craig
Saturday Night Live: Daniel Craig/Muse (2012) (TV Episode)
Al Sharpton (Kenan Thompson) refers to the presidential debate as "Freaky Wednesday."
The Hit Girl (2013)
When Bill tells Suzy that he has been turned into a girl, Suzy say "Just like Freaky Friday!"
Being Doug (2013) (Short)
The circumstances of the plot are reminiscent.
Dog with a Blog: Freaky Fido (2013) (TV Episode)
Avery's movie is based off of the 1976 film Freaky Friday, as well as the title of the episode.
Community: Basic Human Anatomy (2013) (TV Episode)
Troy says, "It is the third anniversary of me and Abed watching 'Freaky Friday' for the first time."
The Big Bang Theory: The Deception Verification (2013) (TV Episode)
Raj references "Freaky Friday" and adds "both versions - original and Lohan."
Work It: My So-Called Mid-Life Crisis (2013) (TV Episode)
When Lee comes in wearing a hoodie and cap, Kat screams, "Mom, dad got caught trapped in a Freaky Friday movie with one of the guys from Good Charlotte!"
Todd's Pop Song Reviews: Counting Stars vs. Demons (2013) (TV Episode)
"I'd Like to Be You for a Day" plays during the credits.
Haven: The Old Switcheroo: Part 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Mr. Box Office: Funky Friday (2014) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Fosters: Stay (2015) (TV Episode)
Brandon makes a reference.


Romper Room and Friends (1953) (TV Series)

Featured in 

I Love the '70s: Volume 2: 1976 (2006) (TV Episode)
clips; discussed
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: 17 Again/State of Play/Crank High Voltage (2009) (TV Episode)
"How to Make an Age Shift Movie" segment.
70th Golden Globe Awards (2013) (TV Special)

Spoofed in 

The Powerpuff Girls: Criss Cross Crisis (2000) (TV Episode)
The entire episode is a parody of this movie, and the movie theater's marquee displaying the movie "Freakin' Friday"
Phineas and Ferb: Put That Putter Away/Does This Duckbill Make Me Look Fat? (2008) (TV Episode)
"Does This Duckbill Make Me Look Fat?" is a parody of this movie, which also features two characters switching bodies

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