Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series 1979–1986) Poster



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Spun-off from 

MASH (1970)
M*A*S*H (1972) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

Battle of the Network Stars VII (1979) (TV Special)
Referenced in contestant introductions.
Barney Miller: Homicide: Part 1 (1980) (TV Episode)
Two characters discuss the show and its cast.
Battle of the Network Stars IX (1980) (TV Special)
Referenced in contestant introductions.
Magnum, P.I.: On Face Value (1984) (TV Episode)
Emily says she thought that only Gonzo and Trapper John dress like how Magnum dresses when she thinks he's a doctor.
Night of 100 Stars II (1985) (TV Movie)
Part of the "TV Stars" segment
Charles in Charge: Meet Grandpa (1985) (TV Episode)
Lila says, "I thought Gonzo on 'Trapper John' was a modern medical miracle."
Punky Brewster: Changes: Part 3 (1986) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned by name.
Small Wonder: The Grandparents (1986) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialog.
Growing Pains: This Is Your Life (1987) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Phoenix the Warrior (1988)
Title chanted by one of the Airwave worshippers
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Meanwhile, on 'Trapper John'"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Stranded in Space (1991) (TV Episode)
"Meanwhile on Trapper John"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Amazing Colossal Man (1991) (TV Episode)
"Next on a very special...."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Mighty Jack (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "On a very special 'Trapper John, M.D.'"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Master Ninja I (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Next, on a very special 'Trapper John.'"
Nurses: No, But I Played One on TV (1993) (TV Episode)
"How come there were two Trapper Johns?"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: San Francisco International (1994) (TV Episode)
"Had it been real" Tom: "I wouldn't have done 'Trapper John.'"
Saturday Night Live: Anthony Edwards/Foo Fighters (1995) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during the monologue
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.197 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "M.D. TV" category
Saturday Night Live: January Jones/Black Eyed Peas (2009) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during cloudwatchers sketch
Grace and Frankie: The Negotiation (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Grace.
The Chase Australia: Episode #2.105 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Andrew O'Keefe in a question about the film that the TV series is a spin-off from asked when Trish and the Chaser go head to head.

Featured in 

I Love the '70s: Volume 2: 1979 (2006) (TV Episode)
Shown as part of the 1979 episode of the show on VH1.

Spoofed in 

Scary Movie (2000)

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