The Fall Guy (TV Series 1981–1986) Poster



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Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974)
The climatic car crash/explosion can be seen during the show's intro.
Race with the Devil (1975)
Footage used

Referenced in 

Sixteen Candles (1984)
A poster of Heather Thomas from "The Fall Guy" is on the back of Mike's bedroom door.
Webster: Be It Ever So Humble (1985) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Last Chase (1989) (TV Episode)
Servo: "If he makes it to California, he's gonna make 'The Fall Guy.'"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Guiron (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom:They wanted him for a meaty roll in the critically-acclaimed TV smash, 'The Fall Guy.'
Unsolved Mysteries: Episode #8.25 (1996) (TV Episode)
Robert Stack refers to Dennis Cole's appearance on the series.
The Making of 'Mystery Science Theater 3000' (1997) (TV Movie)
Mike: "Coming up next: A band of murderous robots go after 'The Fall Guy.'"
Big Fat Liar (2002)
Do Over: Rock 'n' Roll Parking Lot (2002) (TV Episode)
Isabelle refers to the series.
Dynasty: The Making of a Guilty Pleasure (2005) (TV Movie)
Poster for "The Fall Guy" appears in an office at ABC.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.202 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Seasonal Acting" category
Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of 'Diff'rent Strokes' (2006) (TV Movie)
This show is one of the squares on the network schedule board.
Psych: Meat Is Murder, But Murder Is Also Murder (2007) (TV Episode)
Shawn says, "The first thing they needed was a fall guy. Unfortunately, Lee Majors wasn't available."
Leisure Suit Larry: Box Office Bust (2009) (Video Game)
A mission on the movie lot involving stuntmen is called "The Fell Guy"
30 for 30: Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL? (2009) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Lee Majors
Entourage: Stunted (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Drama
Born to Ride (2011)
mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.7 (2011) (TV Episode)
an altered news report says that President Obama's celebrity supporters include Lee Majors from the show
Necessary Roughness: The Fall Guy (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Up Late with Alec Baldwin: Episode #1.4 (2013) (TV Episode)
Alec mentions the show by name.

Featured in 

Silver Streak (1976)
George dangling from the train signal is in the series opening titles as one of Cole's stunts.
I Love the '80s Strikes Back: 1981 (2003) (TV Episode)
Footage from this TV show was edited into this mini-series.
Retrosexual: The 80's (2004) (TV Mini-Series)

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