Knots Landing (TV Series 1979–1993) Poster



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Followed by 

Knots Landing: Back to the Cul-de-Sac (1997) (TV Mini-Series)

Spun-off from 

Dallas (1978) (TV Series)
Dallas: Return Engagements (1979) sets up the premise.


Dallas: The Early Years (1986) (TV Movie)
This is a prequel to the series.

Referenced in 

Battle of the Network Stars IX (1980) (TV Special)
Referenced in contestant introductions.
Gimme a Break!: Alabamy Bound: Part 2 (1985) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned by name.
Night of 100 Stars II (1985) (TV Movie)
Part of the "TV Stars" segment
The Golden Girls: In a Bed of Rose's (1986) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned by name.
Sex Violence & Values: Changing Images (1986) (TV Movie)
TV series mentioned by Carole Simpson.
Designing Women: And Justice for Paul (1987) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name
Mama's Family: Mama's Cousin (1987) (TV Episode)
Mama's cousin tells her she sounds like Donna Mills, Mama corrects her by saying that Mills is not on "Falcon Crest" but on "Knots Landing"
Hello Again (1987)
Your Alcohol I.Q. (1988) (Video)
Mentioned when Lisa Hartman is introduced, who was in the show.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hangar 18 (1989) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Servo
Mama's Family: War of the Roses (1989) (TV Episode)
Mama mentions the title
Designing Women: Working Mother (1990) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
Beverly Hills, 90210: Wildfire (1991) (TV Episode)
Emily references that Brenda's jealous behaviour reminds her of the series.
The Simpsons: Like Father, Like Clown (1991) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned by name.
Married with Children: God's Shoes (1991) (TV Episode)
In Al's vision Sid says that God can't be disturbed because he's watching this show.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Killer Shrews (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom: "This is 'Knot's Landing.'"
Step by Step: Boys Will Be Boys (1992) (TV Episode)
Cody watched the series with his turkey Elmer.
The Larry Sanders Show: The List (1993) (TV Episode)
Darlene says a friend of her's worked wardrobe on the show, and she said Alec Baldwin 'had sex with half the town'.
Will & Grace: Where There's a Will, There's No Way (1998) (TV Episode)
mentions it
Get Bruce (1999)
mentioned by Bruce
Lucky Numbers (2000)
Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Grand Opening (2002) (TV Episode)
Cheryl asks Larry if her outfit is "too Knot's Landing"; he shrugs and replies, "I know it's a TV show, but I don't get the reference"
Hollywood and the Muslim World (2003) (TV Movie)
SOAPnet Salutes ABC Daytime (2003) (TV Movie)
Robin Strasser mentioned that she worked with Kevin Dobson in 1990 on Knot's landing
The Simpsons: Today, I Am a Clown (2003) (TV Episode)
A veterinarian's office is called "Nuts Landing," in reference to this TV series.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.78 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Going 'Knot's!" category
Jeopardy!: Episode #25.37 (2008) (TV Episode)
Incorrect response in "1980s TV" category.
Jeopardy!: Million Dollar Celebrity Invitational Quarterfinal 5 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Alex Trebek upon announcing the category "Nuts Landing"
Bob's Burgers: Burgerboss (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Lin
30 Rock: Aunt Phatso vs. Jack Donaghy (2012) (TV Episode)
Liz says that the actor who plays the Jack Donaghy character in Tracy's movie used to be on the show
Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot (2013)
film canister seen at film archive
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.153 (2013) (TV Episode)
Tyler Perry compares "The Haves and the Have Nots" to the series
DVD-R Hell: Gary Coleman: For Safety's Sake (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned when discussing Bobby Jacoby.
The Unauthorized Beverly Hills, 90210 Story (2015) (TV Movie)
Tori Spells tells rian Austin Green that she recognizes him from the show.
American Horror Story: Room Service (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Fake News Show: Episode #1.2 (2017) (TV Episode)
Richard Osman mentions the show.

Featured in 

Second Sight (1989)
Seen on TV.
The Knots Landing Block Party (1993) (TV Special)
CBS at 75 (2003) (TV Special)
a clip is featured
Knots Landing Reunion: Together Again (2005) (TV Movie)
About half of the program is clips from the series
Pioneers of Television: Primetime Soaps (2013) (TV Episode)

Spoofed in 

Max Headroom: Grossberg's Return (1987) (TV Episode)
"Porky's Landing" is a parody of "Knots Landing".
For Pete's Wake! (2007)
The film is a spoof of television soap operas, including Knots Landing.
Robot Chicken: Blackout Window Heatstroke (2016) (TV Episode)
Parody skit

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