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Cheers (2011) (TV Series)


The Tortellis (1987) (TV Series)
"The Tortellis" is focused on Carla's ex-husband Nick and his family.
Frasier (1993) (TV Series)
"Frasier" is about Dr. Frasier Crane moving from Boston back to his hometown of Seattle.

Referenced in 

Super Bowl XVII Pre-Game Show (1983) (TV Movie)
characters from the show appear in a special scene
St. Elsewhere: Hello, Goodbye (1984) (TV Episode)
When Jack and Pete walk past the exterior of Cheers, Jack asks "You wanna eat where everybody knows your name?"
St. Elsewhere: Cheers (1985) (TV Episode)
Norm, Cliff, Carla, and the bar appear
Saturday Night Live: George Wendt and Francis Ford Coppola/Philip Glass (1986) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the monologue
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Danny DeVito/Joan Embery/John Searing (1986) (TV Episode)
Danny DeVito mentions his wife Rhea Perlman's series
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Charles Grodin/Dom Irrera/Tommy Walton (1986) (TV Episode)
Johnny shows a mug with the series logo
The Golden Girls: The Housekeeper (1987) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned by name.
Matlock: The Network (1987) (TV Episode)
The show is referenced by an interview clip.
She's Having a Baby (1988)
Cast members appear during the closing credits.
Mickey's 60th Birthday (1988) (TV Movie)
Mickey visits the set of this show
The Golden Girls: Stan Takes a Wife (1989) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned by name.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Woody Harrelson/Peter MacNicol/Sunni Black (1989) (TV Episode)
Woody Harrelson talks about his series
Saturday Night Live: Woody Harrelson/David Byrne (1989) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during "Who's Dumber?"
Saturday Night Live: Robert Wagner/Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville (1989) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on Weekend Update
Bill O'Neil: Yuppie Rap (1989) (Video)
Title reference.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Moon Zero Two (1990) (TV Episode)
Joel's impression of John Kennedy was compared to Cliff.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Untamed Youth (1990) (TV Episode)
"She should of died on Cheers, then everyone would know her name"
The Earth Day Special (1990) (TV Special)
The gang at Cheers are watching the Earth Day special on TV
Wings: The Story of Joe (1990) (TV Episode)
Norm and Cliff appear
Growing Pains: Meet the Seavers (1991) (TV Episode)
When Kirk Cameron and Chelsea Noble are talking to Ben as "themselves" they talk of his part getting smaller on the show and Kirk says he (Ben/Jeremy) doesn't want to go out like Shelley Long, a reference to her being fired from Cheers.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Gaos (1991) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Usually, right after 'Cheers'"
Doc Hollywood (1991)
Saturday Night Live: Kirstie Alley/Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers (1991) (TV Episode)
Kirstie's cast mates from Cheers drop by
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Master Ninja II (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow, Joel, and Tom (as a character walks into a bar): "Norm!"
Wings: Planes, Trains and Visiting Cranes (1992) (TV Episode)
Frasier and Lilith visit Nantucket.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Woody Harrelson/Blake Clark/Cathy Guisewite (1992) (TV Episode)
Woody Harrelson talks about his series
Saturday Night Live: Woody Harrelson/Vanessa Williams (1992) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Woody Harrelson during his monologue, and later by Zoriada
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Attack of the Giant Leeches (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom (as someone enters a room): "Norm!"
Seinfeld: The Trip: Part 1 (1992) (TV Episode)
an allusion on this series
Seinfeld: The Ticket (1992) (TV Episode)
George complains about the size of Ted Danson's salary for "Cheers."
Seinfeld: The Wallet (1992) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Tormented (1992) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tom
Tiny Toon Adventures: A Cat's Eye View (1992) (TV Episode)
Sam Malone, Carla Tortelli, Norm Peterson and Cliff Clavin are guests at Shirley MacVaine's party.
This Is MST3K (1992) (TV Short)
Dan O'Shannon is credited as a "Cheers" producer.
The Kids in the Hall: Episode #3.15 (1992) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in a joke
Siskel & Ebert: The Worst Films of 1992 (1993) (TV Episode)
In the discussion of "Frozen Assets" (1992), Gene Siskel mentions that Shelley Long is also the star of this TV series.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Bride of the Monster (1993) (TV Episode)
Joel and the bots: Norm!
Wings: I Love Brian (1993) (TV Episode)
Rebecca Howe is a crossover character
Saturday Night Live: Jason Alexander/Peter Gabriel (1993) (TV Episode)
Final episode mentioned on Weekend Update
Beavis and Butt-Head: Heroes (1993) (TV Episode)
Beavis says someone looks like the guy from Cheers.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Warrior of the Lost World (1993) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Cliff Clavin!"
The Simpsons: Marge on the Lam (1993) (TV Episode)
Homer says, "Sometimes you gotta go where everybody knows your name," and he enters Moe's bar.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Alien from L.A. (1993) (TV Episode)
Crow and Tom (as a character enters a room): "Norm!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Atomic Brain (1993) (TV Episode)
Mike: (Five men enter a bar) Norm! Norm! Norm! Norm! Norm!
Married with Children: The Worst Noel (1993) (TV Episode)
It is announced that the final episode of this show is going to be shown on NBC for the 54th time.
Birds of a Feather: It Happened in Hollywood (1993) (TV Episode)
George Wendt guarding the beer cooler is a reference to Norm.
That's Showbusiness: Episode #6.11 (1994) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Invasion USA (1994) (TV Episode)
Crow, Mike, and Tom: "Norm!"
Frasier: Slow Tango in South Seattle (1994) (TV Episode)
Frasier talks about a bar he used to frequent in Boston
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Code Name: Diamond Head (1994) (TV Episode)
"Is this a bar where everybody knows your name?"
Frasier: The Matchmaker (1994) (TV Episode)
Frasier discusses his relationship with Diane
Frasier: Duke's, We Hardly Knew Ye (1994) (TV Episode)
One of the intertitle cards reads: "Where no one knows their names". Which is, of course, a reference to the place "where everybody knows your name"
Frasier: Adventures in Paradise: Part 2 (1994) (TV Episode)
When Frasier asks Lilith who she is here with? Lilith says Sam Malone. jokingly, Sam, Lilith, Dianne and Frasier where characters in Cheers
The Simpsons: Homer Badman (1994) (TV Episode)
One of Rock Bottom's corrections than flashes on the screen at super-speed reads "The "Cheers" gang is not a real gang."
Lunar: Eternal Blue (1994) (Video Game)
Frasier: The Show Where Sam Shows Up (1995) (TV Episode)
Sam Malone visits Frasier.
The Maxx: Episode #1/Episode #2 (1995) (TV Episode)
The Maxx makes mention of Cheers.
Frasier: The Show Where Diane Comes Back (1996) (TV Episode)
Diane and Frasier reference events that occured on Cheers.
The Late Shift (1996) (TV Movie)
Married with Children: Enemies (1996) (TV Episode)
The cook describes his diner as the place where everybody knows your name but is still rude to you.
Mrs. Winterbourne (1996)
On their tour of historic Boston, Connie asks Bill to take her to the "Cheers" bar.
Boy Meets World: Brother Brother (1996) (TV Episode)
After Mr Feeny advises Cory and Eric to spend at least a day in Boston, Cory suggests that they visit the "Cheers" and wonders whether everyone will know his name.
That's Showbusiness: Episode #8.11 (1996) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned.
Animaniacs: A Very Very Very Very Special Show/Night of the Living Buttons/Soda Jerk (1996) (TV Episode)
Frasier Crane appears in the opening song sequence.
Frasier: Mixed Doubles (1996) (TV Episode)
A titlecard says "Where everybody knows her name" which is, of course, a play on Cheers' theme "Where everybody knows your name".
NewsRadio: Movie Star (1996) (TV Episode)
Dave says he lost a year's worth of Cheers reading Anna Karenina
Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees (1997) (TV Movie)
Title mentioned by Peter
The Secret World of Alex Mack: Cheers (1997) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Frasier: Three Dates and a Breakup (1997) (TV Episode)
Frasier talks on the phone with Norm Peterson
Birds of a Feather: Cheers (1997) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
You Don't Know Jack: Television (1997) (Video Game)
One of the question intros references this show.
Frasier: Where Every Bloke Knows Your Name (1998) (TV Episode)
Title from a line in the show's theme song. Frasier also says "back in Boston I had a bar like this one".
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Pumaman (1998) (TV Episode)
Servo: "Cliff Clavin! Hey, Cliffie!"
3rd Rock from the Sun: The Physics of Being Dick (1998) (TV Episode)
When Don enters the bar, all of the patrons yell out, "Don!"
Friends: The One with Ross's Wedding: Part One (1998) (TV Episode)
After watching "Cheers", Joey later describes home as the place where everybody knows your name
Sex and the City: Sex and the City (1998) (TV Episode)
Compares the club Chaos to the bar in Cheers
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hobgoblins (1998) (TV Episode)
"Is that Coach's brother?"
The Real Howard Spitz (1998)
Howard Spitz, played by Kelsey Grammer, says, "Writing a sitcom's not hard. You just have a married couple, a bar in Boston or a psychiatrist on the radio." This is a reference to both "Cheers" (1982) and "Frasier" (1993), both of which starred Grammer as Dr Frasier Crane.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Quest of the Delta Knights (1998) (TV Episode)
Mike, Crow, Servo: Norm!
Dawson's Creek: The Kiss (1998) (TV Episode)
Pacey: Sam and Diane didn't get together until at least the 4th Season.
Saturday Night Live: David Spade/Eagle-Eye Cherry (1998) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on The Hollywood Minute
Frasier: The Show Where Woody Shows Up (1999) (TV Episode)
With Woody appearing, him and Frasier talk a lot about the old gang and old happenings at the bar.
The Adam and Joe Show: Episode #3.1 (1999) (TV Episode)
In "Saving Private Lion", the Captain says "cheers" to Ted Danson, who replies "Don't say that word, you bastards!"
Who's the Caboose? (1999)
Dinner conversation between John Devlin and Susan.
Superstar (1999)
3rd Rock from the Sun: Charitable Dick (1999) (TV Episode)
Sally is watching muted TV with closed captioning and yells "Norm!"
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Dana Carvey (1999) (TV Special)
Mentioned as George Wendt is introduced on the "Carsenio Hall" show
Will & Grace: Tea and a Total Lack of Sympathy (2000) (TV Episode)
Will: "Sometimes, you want to go where no-one knows your name."
Behind the Scenes at 'Daria' (2000) (TV Short)
Brittany Taylor's partial origins are explained here
'The Simpsons': America's First Family (2000) (TV Special)
Referenced by name
Coyote Ugly (2000)
Survivor Series (2000) (TV Special)
Jim Ross compares Ivory's Right to Censor heel persona to Lilith.
E! True Hollywood Story: Cheers (2000) (TV Episode)
Story tackles the tv series.
Chaos Rising: The Storm Around 'Natural Born Killers' (2001) (Video)
Referenced by title
Jane White Is Sick & Twisted (2002)
mentioned in dialogue
Frasier: Cheerful Goodbyes (2002) (TV Episode)
A lot of the characters from Cheers appear and reminiscence about the old times.
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
Jango Fett is just a man trying to make his way in the Galaxy. It takes everything he's got. Wouldn't he like to get away?
Saturday Night Live: Winona Ryder/Moby (2002) (TV Episode)
Neil Diamond thinks Weekend Update is a Cheers reunion
Dawson's Creek: Ego Tripping at the Gates of Hell (2002) (TV Episode)
Eddie compares his relationship with Joey to Sam and Diane from Cheers.
Will & Grace: The Honeymoon's Over (2002) (TV Episode)
Karen: "Hey Sam, Hey Diane."
The Perfect Pitch (2002) (TV Movie)
The Simpsons: The Strong Arms of the Ma (2003) (TV Episode)
Homer says, "It's like 'Cheers'; you always knew it was a half-hour til 'Wings.'"
Setting the Bar: A Conversation with Ted Danson (2003) (Video)
Ted Danson discusses the show
Behind the Couch: The Making of 'Frasier' (2003) (Video)
Referenced by name
Saturday Night Live: Jack Black/John Mayer (2003) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Cat's in the Cradle skit
Justice League: Comfort and Joy (2003) (TV Episode)
Hawkgirl's welcome to the alien bar is reminiscent of the traditional greeting for Norm Peterson
Ed: Happily Ever After (2004) (TV Episode)
Ed says that he wants his wedding to be "the wedding equivalent of Cheers."
Will & Grace: No Sex 'N' the City (2004) (TV Episode)
Jack and Karen talk about the character of Lilith from "Cheers".
King of the Hill: Stressed for Success (2004) (TV Episode)
Kelly Clarkson lists celebrities info
Frasier: Analyzing the Laughter (2004) (TV Movie)
References the events of the show
The Crane Brothers Remember Season 3 (2004) (Video)
Referenced by name
Will & Grace: One Gay at a Time (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Grace
Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude (2004) (Video Game)
Bar diploma is from "Cheers University"
Corner Gas: Smell of Freedom (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Hank when Lacey suggests that she coach him at Scrabble
2004 World Series (2004) (TV Mini-Series)
A still from the opening credits of "Cheers" was shown during the closing credits
Red Dwarf: Dwarfing USA (2004) (Video)
Referenced by name
World of Warcraft (2004) (Video Game)
Pusher guy in Stormwind City yells "Come to the Blue Recluse (a bar), where everybody knows your name"; this clearly refers to the opening song of Cheers.
Seinfeld: How It Began (2004) (TV Movie)
mentioned once
Grizzly Man (2005)
Treadwell apparently became depressed after losing the role of the bartender on Cheers to Woody Harrelson
Scrubs: My Life in Four Cameras (2005) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
Fat Actress: Big Butts (2005) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned when Kirstie is talking to Jeff Zucker of NBC.
The Breakthrough Season (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
Standing Still (2005)
Referenced in dialogue.
Reno 911!: Cop School (2005) (TV Episode)
Title referenced
Saturday Night Live in the '80s: Lost & Found (2005) (TV Special)
Mentioned by George Wendt (during archive footage)
Nobody's Watching (2006) (TV Movie)
Mentioned in dialogue
Brandy & Mr. Whiskers: Where Everybody Knows Your Shame (2006) (TV Episode)
Episode title is derived from the theme song "Where Everybody Knows Your Name"
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.207 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "TV Spin-Offs" category
Screenwipe: Screenwipe USA (2006) (TV Episode)
Rob Long lists this as an example of a good sitcom.
Boston Legal: Desperately Seeking Shirley (2006) (TV Episode)
Ivan Tiggs and Shirley Schmidt go out to dinner at Melville, the restaurant upstairs from Cheers
Game k n b?: Episode dated 12 October 2006 (2006) (TV Episode)
mentioned in the question.
The Office: Diwali (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Andy
Saturday Night Live: Matthew Fox/Tenacious D (2006) (TV Episode)
mentioned during the monologue
Frisky Dingo: Penultimate Fighting (2007) (TV Episode)
Wendell refers to Killface and Xander as "like the Sam and Diane of... two gay guys" when the two are finally about to fight, referring to how long it took Sam and Diane to get together
Family Guy: Road to Rupert (2007) (TV Episode)
Peter watches it on tv and pretends that he is in the show in place of Norm.
Battlestar Galactica: Taking a Break from All Your Worries (2007) (TV Episode)
Title is a line from the theme tune of Cheers. Tyrol and Lee Adama escape their marital problems by drinking in Joe's Bar.
Game k n b?: Episode dated 21 February 2007 (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the multiple choice question regarding a TV show that stared Candice Bergen.
Café m/f Liebe (2007) (Short)
The male character mentions a "John-Ratzenberger-George-Wendt-romance" according to the cafe, which is a reference to the two actors who made famous appereances in "Cheers"
Hustle: Getting Even (2007) (TV Episode)
In the ruse, Albert plays Stacie's uncle and takes the name of Norm Peterson. This is an apparent homage to the character of that name from Cheers (1982).
TNA Impact! Wrestling: Episode #4.41 (2007) (TV Episode)
During Christian Cage's "Chatting with the Champ" segment, Samoa Joe calls AJ Styles "Woody from Cheers."
TMi: Episode #2.7 (2007) (TV Episode)
Sam and Mark mime-sing the theme song at the piano
30 Rock: Rosemary's Baby (2007) (TV Episode)
Supposedly a spin off from "Supercomputer" (1975)
The Big Fat Anniversary Quiz (2007) (TV Special)
Referenced by name
30 Rock: Cougars (2007) (TV Episode)
Frank refers to his 'relationship' with Jamie as a 'Sam and Diane thing'.
The Apprentice: A Knight on Broadway (2008) (TV Episode)
Marilu mentions this show when talking about David Hyde Pierce
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 26 February 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Bill makes reference to this show during a story about actress Kirstie Alley.
Howard Stern on Demand: Jay Thomas (2008) (TV Episode)
Jay Thomas talks about his experiences on the show
The Wrecking Crew! (2008)
One of the numerous TV series listed in which Tommy Tedesco played guitar.
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 8 May 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Bill mentions a behind the scenes look at this sitcom will be show on Fridays 'Factor'.
How I Met Your Mother: Everything Must Go (2008) (TV Episode)
When Lily calls to get her painting back from the gay couple who bought it, the buyer tells her that he only bought it for the frame, which was an original Anton Kreitzer. Anton Kreitzer was the ficticious name that Norm Peterson used as his later ego in Cheers episode #8.5, The Two Faces of Norm.
The Rocker (2008)
Manager refers to Norm from Cheers
Pavane (2008) (Short)
Jay receives a request to play the theme song from the show.
Pushing Daisies: Circus, Circus (2008) (TV Episode)
When Bryce Von Deenis asks how they know his name, Ned says, "Everybody knows. It's just one of those places." This is a clever reference to Cheers, where everybody knows your name.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.23 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned when guest expert Jay Thomas is introduced
Family Guy: Road to Germany (2008) (TV Episode)
the interchange between Stewie and the Nazi nuclear scientists similar to how Norm always enters the bar
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.47 (2008) (TV Episode)
Included in a $4,000 question
Numb3rs: Frienemies (2008) (TV Episode)
FBI Agent Colby Granger quips about people entering their homes upon he and his partner's arrival "Everybody knows our name but nobody's glad we came"
Scrubs: My Happy Place (2009) (TV Episode)
Dr. Kelso says "I'm like Norm" after everyone welcomed him in the cafeteria.
Paper Heart (2009)
Cheers plaque on wall
The Simpsons: How the Test Was Won (2009) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the opening sequence.
Family Guy: Three Kings (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Tosh.0: Drunk Dunk (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
RiffTrax Live: Plan 9 from Outer Space (2009)
One of the mourners in Plan 9 was refer to as Norm.
Zombieland (2009)
Once again, Woody Harrelson's character is connected to Sno Balls.
Eastwick: Fleas and Casserole (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Joanna.
Community: Advanced Criminal Law (2009) (TV Episode)
Jeff says the word "cheers," and Abed and Prof. Duncan think that he is referring to the TV show.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.32 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $600 clue in the category "20 Years Later"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.43 (2009) (TV Episode)
Sam Malone is included in a $5,000 question
Wheel of Fortune: Boston's Got Game! 2 (2009) (TV Episode)
Song lyrics puzzle "Where Everybody Knows Your Name"
30 Rock: Sun Tea (2009) (TV Episode)
Dr. Spaceman ticks off 'Cheers lied to me' on his form
Better Off Ted: Change We Can't Believe In (2010) (TV Episode)
'Are you as turned on as I am?' question asked after an exchange of insults
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.98 (2010) (TV Episode)
Reference in a $1,600 clue in the category "'This Old House' 30th Anniversary"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.102 (2010) (TV Episode)
Reference in a $500 question
Community: Physical Education (2010) (TV Episode)
Abed says that his impression of Jeff consists of "10 percent Dick Van Dyke, 20 percent Sam Malone, 40 percent Zach Braff from 'Scrubs,' and 30 percent Hilary Swank from 'Boys Don't Cry.'"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.125 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $12,500 question
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.26 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Kirstie Alley was on the show
Jeopardy!: Million Dollar Celebrity Invitational Quarterfinal 8 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "TV: Who Played 'em?"
Community: The Art of Discourse (2010) (TV Episode)
Abed compares Pierce to Cliff Clavin.
30 Rock: Argus (2010) (TV Episode)
Grizz says he and Liz were the "Sam and Diane of this place"
Community: Modern Warfare (2010) (TV Episode)
Shirley compares Jeff and Britta to Sam and Diane from "Cheers."
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.149 (2010) (TV Episode)
Cliff Clavin is included in a $5,000 question
The Simpsons: The Bob Next Door (2010) (TV Episode)
Marge says that "Frasier on 'Cheers'" is someone who sounds "like Sideshow Bob."
30 Rock: Let's Stay Together (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned in Kenneth's song
Sarah Palin's Alaska: Salmon Run (2010) (TV Episode)
Sarah Palin refers to herself as the Cliff Clavin of Alaska
Sarah Palin's Alaska: Rafting and Dog Mushing (2010) (TV Episode)
Sarah says her dad is the Cliff Clavin of Alaska because of all the facts he knows
Bad Movie Beatdown: New Year Special: Money Train (2010) (TV Episode)
"Woody, you're the bartender from Cheers..."
The Office: Threat Level Midnight (2011) (TV Episode)
When Michael's character enters a bar in "Threat Level Midnight," all of the bar patrons call out, "Mike!"
Parenthood: Qualities and Difficulties (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Sarah
Community: Critical Film Studies (2011) (TV Episode)
Jeff asks Abed why he's "dressed like Mr. Rogers and talking like Frasier."
Tosh.0: Bug in Mouth Reporter (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.162 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jason Sudeikis mentions that he once accompanied his uncle George Wendt from "Cheers" to "The Tonight Show"
DVD-R Hell: How Can I Tell If I'm Really in Love? (2011) (TV Episode)
"That doesn't sound like Sam Malone talk to me."
Dirty Soap: As the Ex Returns (2011) (TV Episode)
bar is mentioned where "everybody knows your name"
30 Rock: Idiots Are People Three! (2012) (TV Episode)
Kelsey Grammer, playing Abraham Lincoln, says that someday America will be a place "where everybody knows your name"
The Words (2012)
Daniella mentions the show by name.
Flimmer (2012)
Actor Ted Danson and Cheers mentioned in dialogue
Jeopardy!: 2012 Teachers Tournament Quarterfinal Game 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Answer in category The Emmy Winner's Show
30 Rock: The Tuxedo Begins (2012) (TV Episode)
Kenneth says that Pete and Liz have a "Sam and Diane thing," but he then explains that he's referring to a couple from his building
Canada's Greatest Know It All: Behind the Brains: Season 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Ted mentions the character of Cliff Clavin.
The Ricky Gervais Show: Bryan's Brain (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Karl
30 Rock: What Will Happen to the Gang Next Year? (2012) (TV Episode)
Kim Jong-il says he wants a resolution for Jack and Liz like on the show
Hot in Cleveland: What's Behind the Door (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned that Cheers ended nicely
Ted (2012)
The Boston set movie makes several references to Cheers and members of the cast
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.109 (2012) (TV Episode)
Loni mentions the character of Frasier in reference to Kelsey Grammer.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.129 (2012) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions the show by name.
The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards (2012) (TV Special)
Referenced by announcer.
The Cinema Snob: The Mutilator (2012) (TV Episode)
"This is an odd moment to start playing the Cheers theme..."
New Girl: Neighbors (2012) (TV Episode)
Jess mentions Frasier Crane and 1980s sitcoms.
The Mindy Project: Halloween (2012) (TV Episode)
Mindy dresses as Diane.
Whitney: Poor Whitney (2012) (TV Episode)
Mark says that he wants his bar "to be like 'Cheers', where everybody knows your name."
NCIS: You Better Watch Out (2012) (TV Episode)
When Gibbs asks the bartender if Justin Cannady and Noel Huffner knew each other, the bartender reply:" Oh yeah. The two would sit down at the end of the bar, just about every night, like Cliff and Norm". Cliff and Norm are two regular character of "Cheers".
Jeopardy!: 2013 Tournament of Champions Quarterfinal Game 4 (2013) (TV Episode)
character Sam Malone is referenced in clue in "The TV Character's Job" category
Adventure Time: Simon & Marcy (2013) (TV Episode)
Simon Petrikov sings the opening theme song a couple times.
Burning Love: Pop Culture Contest (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Virginia
Toy Hunter: KISS n' Tell (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jordan.
Arrested Development: Colony Collapse (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Monsters University (2013)
Toward the end of the movie, the Abominable Snowman appears as a mail room clerk at Monsters Incorporated. This is an homage to voice John Ratzenberger's role as mailman Cliff Clavin on Cheers.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.169 (2013) (TV Episode)
Steve Byrne mentions that the executive producer of "Sullivan & Son," Rob Long, formerly produced "Cheers"
Sam & Cat: #TheBritBrats (2013) (TV Episode)
When Uncle Hubbins drops his nieces Gwen and Ruby off at Sam and Cat's place, he says goodbye by saying "Cheers". Sam and Cat mistake his goodbye with the popular 80's sitcom and therefore reply with "Seinfeld" and "Friends" respectively.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.199 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jason Sudeikis mentions that George Wendt from the show is his uncle
Kathy Griffin: Record Breaker (2013) (TV Special)
Kathy mentions the show when speaking about Kirstie Alley.
James & Mike Mondays: Godzilla: Unleashed (2013) (TV Episode)
The show was listed on the fake TV Guide channel Blu-ray.
Bob's Burgers: Presto-Tina-O (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Gene.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.30 (2014) (TV Episode)
Moshe mentions the show by name.
Chaos on the Bridge (2014) (TV Movie)
Denise Crosby says she stole food from the set
The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story (2014) (TV Movie)
There is a poster for the series at NBC.
Tosh.0: Dog Trainer (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh
Best of the Worst: Wheel of the Worst #6 (2014) (TV Episode)
Jim mentions it.
The Cinema Snob: Shock Treatment (2014) (TV Episode)
"I'm just here to see an episode of Cheers, god damn it."
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Kerry Washington/Carson Daly/Julian Casablancas & the Voidz (2014) (TV Episode)
Carson Daly says that being on Today (1952) feels like being superimposed in the sitcom's cast among Norm, Cliff and Coach
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Chris Pratt/Rosamund Pike/John Mellencamp (2014) (TV Episode)
Chris Pratt has to mention "Norm from Cheers" during Word Sneak
Saturday Night Live: Woody Harrelson/Kendrick Lamar (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Woody Harrelson during his '1989' song.
NCIS: Grounded (2014) (TV Episode)
When considering names for the baby, the name Norman pop ups, but when Jimmy tries this name, as well as its short version: Norm, he rejects that name as it makes him think too much of beer, which refers to Norm Peterson of Cheers
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Bill O'Reilly/Lorde (2014) (TV Episode)
Mocking an NFL announcer who got a player's name wrong, Jimmy mentions "Thorm from 'Cheers'" in his opening monologue
Tom's Restaurant - A Documentary About Everything (2014)
Referenced by different clients.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jennifer Aniston/Bill Gates/Mario Batali (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jimmy as he names things from Boston during the Lip Flip
Aqua Teen Hunger Force: Boston (2015) (TV Episode)
Master Shake believed the cast of Cheers are from Boston.
Supernatural: About a Boy (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Saturday Night Live: Michael Keaton/Carly Rae Jepsen (2015) (TV Episode)
Reviewed by Jebidiah Atkinson on Weekend Update
DVD-R Hell: Tequila and Bonetti: Teach Your Children (2015) (TV Episode)
"But you can't hook Sam and Diane up yet!"
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 9 April 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Greenberg
Weird Loners: Weirded Out (2015) (TV Episode)
A driver calls Eric and Stosh "Sam and Diane".
Hell's Kitchen: 11 Chefs Compete (2015) (TV Episode)
show mentioned when John Ratzenberger is introduced
73 Questions: 73 Questions with Matt Lauer (2015) (TV Episode)
Matt says this is his favorite TV show.
Tosh.0: How to Give a BJ (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh
BoJack Horseman: Yesterdayland (2015) (TV Episode)
"Go where no one knows your name"
BoJack Horseman: The Shot (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Adam Sandler/Margaret Cho/Modest Mouse/David Lovering (2015) (TV Episode)
Seth talks about watching reruns on a New Hampshire TV station
Coronation Street: Episode #1.8701 (2015) (TV Episode)
Nick mentions the show.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Paul Giamatti/Alicia Vikander/Robin Thicke (2015) (TV Episode)
In his opening monologue, Jimmy mentions the title and imitates Cliff Clavin talking to Norm
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 2 September 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
mention by Mike Golic
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Ted Danson/Kevin Millar & Sean Casey/Robert Kirkman (2015) (TV Episode)
Seth mentions Ted Danson's former series
Undateable: A Won't They Walks Into a Bar (2015) (TV Episode)
Shelly states that 'Will They, Won't They' worked great for Cheers and Friends
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: I Hope Josh Comes to My Party! (2015) (TV Episode)
Rebecca mentions the characters of Sam and Diane.
The Chase Australia: Episode #1.32 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Neil in the Final Chase as the sitcom that Frasier was spun off from.
Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris: Kelsey Grammer (2015) (TV Episode)
Neil mentions the show by name.
Fallout 4 (2015) (Video Game)
The Prost Bar in the Boston Common is based on Cheers.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Will Smith/Kirsten Dunst/Calvin Harris (2015) (TV Episode)
Will Smith talks about throwing a "Cheers"-themed Christmas prom
The Goldbergs: Baio and Switch (2016) (TV Episode)
Adam solicits dating advice from Cheers.
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #7.30 (2016) (TV Episode)
Subject of a question
The Intervention (2016)
First lines of the theme song said in conversation by Annie and Peter
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Leslie Mann/Joshua Jackson/Benjamin Walker/Russell Simins (2016) (TV Episode)
Seth mentions Frasier Crane in the segment Ya Burnt
Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows (2016) (TV Special)
Cast members reunite to discuss working with James Burrows.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Casey Affleck/Zachary Levi/Dr. David Agus (2016) (TV Episode)
Casey Affleck mentions his co-star Woody Harrelson's former series
Late Night with Seth Meyers: John Goodman/Joanna Newsom/Matt Cameron (2016) (TV Episode)
John Goodman refers to the series' Boston accents on the series
TruInside: Groundlings (2016) (TV Episode)
Name of show is shown in graphic
Supernatural: Don't Call Me Shurley (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Pinheads: Weekend Without Bernie (2016) (TV Episode)
Charlie compares himself to Sam Malone.
500 Questions: Episode #2.3 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "Acclaimed TV Shows" category
Odd Mom Out: Hamming It Up (2016) (TV Episode)
Vanessa says she'll go home and binge watch "Cheers".
Another Period: The Duel (2016) (TV Episode)
In talking about going to a bar, Lillian says, "I want to go where nobody knows my name."
The Cinema Snob: Breakin' (2016) (TV Episode)
"How come I can never set my cans of spray paint to the Cheers font?"
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Chelsea Clinton/Ted Danson/Bishop Briggs/Stanton Moore (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Seth as he introduces Ted Danson
The Simpsons: The Town (2016) (TV Episode)
A song close to the Cheers theme plays. Ther's a Cheers periodic table in a classroom. Also, the cast of Cheers appear in a crowd.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Justin Timberlake/Tracey Ullman/Stanaj (2016) (TV Episode)
Justin Timberlake says that it was his favorite show when he was growing up
The Big Bang Theory: The Fetal Kick Catalyst (2016) (TV Episode)
Mrs. Petrescu mentions the show is filmed before a live studio audience.
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.79 (2016) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "My Emmy-Winning Role" category
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.83 (2017) (TV Episode)
correct response in "TV Themes" category
This Is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous (2017)
Gigi and her dad David visit the Cheers restaurant/bar that sells merchandise of the show.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Ricky Gervais/Vanessa Hudgens/Noah Cyrus feat. Labrinth (2017) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions that the series aired on NBC on Thursdays
@midnight: February 7, 2017 (2017) (TV Episode)
During one of the games the contestants are asked to make up titles for Australian TV shows. Josh McDermitt mentions "Fosters - Australian for Cheers".
Bear with Me: Episode Two (2017) (Video Game)
Amber - "Shell's Bay Diner, where everybody barely remembers your name".
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.127 (2017) (TV Episode)
Correct response in the category "Becky With The Good Hair."
Fresh Off the Boat: Driving Miss Jenny (2017) (TV Episode)
Jessica comments about grandma that "she also says 'Norm!' any time a stranger walks into Cattleman's."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Wizards of the Lost Kingdom II (2017) (TV Episode)
Tom: "These two, the Sam and Diane of the Dark Ages"
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
A relationship between two characters is compared to this TV series' "will they/won't they" romance between Sam and Diane.
Girlboss: Garbage Person (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Kathleen.
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 4 May 2017 (2017) (TV Episode)
Half in the Bag: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions the romance between Gamora and Quill being like the one in Cheers
iZombie: Eat a Knievel (2017) (TV Episode)
Don sings the first part of the theme song, "Where everybody knows your name."
The Cinema Snob: Return to Boggy Creek (2017) (TV Episode)
Tom Moore directed some episodes of this show
Hollywood Game Night: Veep vs. The Walking Dead (2017) (TV Episode)
Used as an answer or clue in one of the games
Cash Trapped: Episode #2.16 (2017) (TV Episode)
Correct answer.
Returning the Favor: Loving you Through It (2017) (TV Episode)
Mike compares the salon to Cheers
The Greg Gutfeld Show: Episode dated 23 September 2017 (2017) (TV Episode)
Greg and Rob Long joke about Long making only one hit comedy, meaning this series.
The Andrew Klavan Show: Is O'Reilly Different from Weinstein? (2017) (TV Episode)
Andrew Klavan mentions the series by name when talking to Rob Long.

Featured in 

Back to the Future Part II (1989)
A clip from the series is shown in the Café 80s.
Cheers: 200th Anniversary Special (1990) (TV Episode)
The 48th Annual Golden Globe Awards (1991) (TV Special)
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Roger Rees/David Brenner/Miko Hughes (1991) (TV Episode)
Roger Rees introduces a clip from his series
Grand Canyon (1991)
Cheers: Last Call! (1993) (TV Short)
Many clips from the 11 seasons are featured
Houseguest (1995)
Friends: The One with Ross's Wedding: Part One (1998) (TV Episode)
The title sequence is shown on a television screen
Behind the Laughs (1998) (TV Movie)
clips from this show are in this special
The 'Frasier' Story (1999) (TV Special)
Influences: From Yesterday to Today (1999) (TV Movie)
clips from this show are used in this special
Saturday Night Live: Drew Barrymore/Macy Gray (2001) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned and clips edited into WUUB skit
NBC 75th Anniversary Special (2002) (TV Special)
I Love the '80s: 1987 (2002) (TV Episode)
Footage from this TV series was edited into this mini-series.
101 Biggest Celebrity Oops (2004) (TV Special)
Oops called: Shelley Long: Bigger Than "Cheers" (1982)
Retrosexual: The 80's (2004) (TV Mini-Series)
Class Dismissed: How TV Frames the Working Class (2005) (Video)
trope of working class male incompetence
Panorama: Scientology & Me (2007) (TV Episode)
A clip with Kirstie Alley is shown
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 9 May 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Various clips of this show were featured during the 'American TV Icon' segment.
The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Brief clip of opening titles during Josh Groban's salute to TV theme songs.
20 to 1: TV Couples (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Sam Malone and Diane Chambers.
20 to 1: All Time Favourite TV Themes (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Where Everybody Knows Your Name.
25 Greatest TV Characters of All Time (2010) (TV Movie)
Dr. Frasier Crane is #19.
Hawaii Five-0: Ne Me'e Laua Na Paio (2011) (TV Episode)
Danny holds up a DVD set saying he found the 4th season of Cheers.
The Hour: Episode #7.130 (2011) (TV Episode)
Footage shown during Woody Harrelson's bio segment and before George Stroumboulopoulos resumes his interview with him.
TV's Most Dynamic Duos: Presented by the Paley Center for Media (2012) (TV Special)
Sam Malone & Diane Chambers are #29. Cliff Clavin & Norm Peterson are #21.
Best in TV: The Greatest TV Shows of Our Time (2012) (TV Movie)
"Cheers" is the #5 Best TV Show.
20/20: Best in TV: The Greatest TV Shows of Our Time (2012) (TV Episode)
features clips of the show when discussing what was voted #5 Best TV Show
Greatest Ever Sitcoms (2014) (TV Movie)
Number 28 in the Countdown
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Heidi Klum/Richard Lewis/Matt Fraction (2015) (TV Episode)
Altered clip shown with heavy blurring
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #7.30 (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip shown
The Eighties: Raised on Television (2016) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Stranger Things: Chapter Four: Will the Wise (2017) (TV Episode)
Seen on a TV set

Spoofed in 

Rears (1986) (Video)
Erotic takeoff
Back to Rears (1988) (Video)
Erotic takeoff
Saturday Night Live: Ted Danson/Luther Vandross (1989) (TV Episode)
Spoofed during cold opening
Soaked to the Bone (1989)
Porn parody of TV sitcom.
The Simpsons: Flaming Moe's (1991) (TV Episode)
The opening credits sequence is spoofed herein. Additionally, Moe's claiming his waitress who left for a movie career would have been better off staying is a reference to Shelley Long leaving Cheers.
The Golden Girls: Journey to the Center of Attention (1992) (TV Episode)
This episode features a direct spoof of the "Norm" call when Blanche walks into the bar.
Smeers (1992) (Video)
adult parody
Bottoms Up (1993) (Video)
The Simpsons: Fear of Flying (1994) (TV Episode)
entire cast of Cheers reprising their roles
Toy Story (1995)
Kingpin (1996)
The Simpsons: The Simpsons Spin-Off Showcase (1997) (TV Episode)
"The Love-Matic Grampa" music and bar setting spoof "Cheers."
Toy Story 2 (1999)
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 (2000) (Video Game)
A replica of the bar ("Jeers") appears in the Boston level of the game
That's My Bush!: Fare Thee Welfare (2001) (TV Episode)
Brew-Ha-Ha is a parody of this show
The Jedi Hunter (2002) (Short)
Drawn Together: Requiem for a Reality Show (2004) (TV Episode)
The scene where Wooldoor and Clara are fighting is a spoof of Sam and Diane Fighting in a Season one finale of Cheers.
Tony Hawk's Underground 2 (2004) (Video Game)
There is a bar in Boston named "Jeers" along with a cutscene parodying the show.
The Damn! Show (2005) (Video)
a skit titled "Queers" is a parody
Kronk's New Groove (2005) (Video)
04:50: Where everybody knows my name
How I Met Your Mother: Swarley (2006) (TV Episode)
The ending scene has Barney aka Swarley enter the bar Norm-style. Even credits are altered with music and font.
How I Met Your Mother: Little Minnesota (2008) (TV Episode)
When Marshall enters the Walleye Saloon, he is greeted by everyone with "Marshall!", just like Norm in Cheers.
The Simpsons: Coming to Homerica (2009) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the opening credits, with the Simpsons as the staff and patrons of "Cheers."
The Legend of Neil: Where Everybody Knows You're Neil (2009) (TV Episode)
The characters in the bar are Moblin versions of Sam, Norm, and Cliff. The episode title is a reference to the theme song.
Cheers: A XXX Parody (2009) (Video)
XXX parody
Hot in Cleveland: Where's Elka? (2011) (TV Episode)
George Wendt (as Yoder) comes into the bar, everyone greets him in unison by name, and he sits down at the end and exchanges witty banter with the bartender
How I Met Your Mother: Tailgate (2012) (TV Episode)
The sign and song Ted and Barney create for Puzzles are very close to those of the bar in Cheers.
The Simpsons: Moe Goes from Rags to Riches (2012) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the 'couch gag' scene
Family Guy: Save the Clam (2013) (TV Episode)
Opening used to show the origins of the Clam
BoJack Horseman: Live Fast, Diane Nguyen (2014) (TV Episode)
a sign is seen labeled "Beers" in the same font as the "Cheers" sign
Family Guy: The Boys in the Band (2016) (TV Episode)
Cutaway gag where Kirstie Alley is mistaken for Norm.
Family Guy: Bookie of the Year (2016) (TV Episode)
The closing of the restaurant parodies the end of the final episode, complete with an approaching customer being told, "Sorry, we're closed."
How It Should Have Ended: Villain Pub - The Boss Battle (2016) (TV Episode)
The opening title theme is parodied
Family Guy: Emmy-Winning Episode (2017) (TV Episode)
This show is parodied.

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