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Spun-off from 

Perfect Strangers (1986) (TV Series)
Harriette Winslow is the elevator operator at the Chicago Chronicle during seasons 3 and 4 of "Perfect Strangers". Her husband Carl is introduced in Perfect Strangers: Crimebusters (1989).

Referenced in 

Full House: Stephanie Gets Framed (1991) (TV Episode)
Steve Urkel stops by to give Stephanie advice about having to wear glasses.
Growing Pains: Meet the Seavers (1991) (TV Episode)
Urkel is mentioned twice.
Saturday Night Live: Michael J. Fox/Black Crowes (1991) (TV Episode)
Steve Urkel mentioned at the end of America's Most Wanted: Former Child Actors
F.A.R.T. The Movie (1991) (Video)
Steve Urkel mentioned
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Jay Leno/Jaleel White (1991) (TV Episode)
Jaleel White talks about his series
Step by Step: The Dance (1991) (TV Episode)
Steve Urkel lands on the Lamberts' picnic table as a result of his jet pack blasting him out of Chicago at the end of Family Matters: Brain over Brawn (1991).
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: Ill Will (1992) (TV Episode)
Ashley: "And Urkel will play you in the TV movie."
Tiny Toon Adventures: How I Spent My Vacation (1992) (Video)
Urkel is mentioned in one of the gag credits.
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: When Jerry Met Shelly (1992) (TV Episode)
Shelly tells Jerry that she will put his gift on her shelf by her Urkel doll.
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: Will Gets Committed (1992) (TV Episode)
Hector: "Aren't you the guy from 'Family Matters'?"
The Ben Stiller Show: With Bobcat Goldthwait (1992) (TV Episode)
Bobcat Goldthwait mentions Urkel.
Tiny Toon Adventures: It's a Wonderful Tiny Toons Christmas Special (1992) (TV Episode)
"Urkel the Red-Nosed Reindeer"
Beavis and Butt-Head: Kidnapped (1993) (TV Episode)
Stewart tries to get Beavis & Butt-Head to watch this show with him.
Animaniacs: Taming of the Screwy (1993) (TV Episode)
Urkel from this show appears at the WB party.
Saved by the Bell: The New Class: A Kicking Weasel (1993) (TV Episode)
Scott refers to Urkel.
Married with Children: Banking on Marcy (1993) (TV Episode)
Bud is taking a girl "who thinks Urkel's sexy" to one of Marcy's speeches.
Animaniacs: Meatballs or Consequences/A Moving Experience (1993) (TV Episode)
Yakko says "Guess who?" and The Grim Reaper says "That Urkel kid?" in reference to Urkel from this show.
Saved by the Bell: The New Class: Homecoming King (1993) (TV Episode)
Kirby refers to Urkel.
Animaniacs: A Christmas Plotz/Little Drummer Warners (1993) (TV Episode)
In Plotz's vision of Christmas future, Ralph Jr. says, "Tell that Urkel guy he's gettin' too old to wear his pants that high!"
Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993)
The students' rap song includes the line, "You're pulling your pants up like Urkel."
Problem Child: Junior's Doomsday Debacle (1993) (TV Episode)
Junior mentions that with the exception of "that Urkel guy" he is the luckiest kid on Earth.
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper: Private School (1993) (TV Episode)
"There's more to our history than just the Fresh Prince and Urkel."
Roundhouse: Talent (1993) (TV Episode)
'Urkel' from 'Family Matters' is a judge in the talent show.
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper: For Whom the Heck the Bell Tolls (1994) (TV Episode)
Leonard is called "Urkel"
The Simpsons: Bart Gets Famous (1994) (TV Episode)
Homer mentions the Urkel.
Above the Rim (1994)
Marlon Wayans' character is called a "14 Karat Urkel"
Beavis and Butt-Head: Beavis and Butt-head vs. the Vending Machine (1994) (TV Episode)
Butt-Head says that Beavis reminds him of Urkel.
Blankman (1994)
Beavis and Butt-Head: Beard Boys (1994) (TV Episode)
Urkel mentioned
Mystery Science Theater 3000: San Francisco International (1994) (TV Episode)
Mike dresses up as Urkel.
Married with Children: 25 Years and What Do You Get? (1995) (TV Episode)
Bud sees Al in a rented tuxedo whose legs are too short and asks: "Did it come with the matching Urkel glasses?"
Friends: The One with Two Parts: Part 1 (1995) (TV Episode)
Rachel remarks that "Urkel" in Spanish is "Urkel".
The Critic: Sherman of Arabia (1995) (TV Episode)
an Iraqi gives Jay a paper to read that begins "Dear Urkel"
The Nanny: Fran Gets Mugged (1995) (TV Episode)
Fran mentions the character, Urkel.
Saved by the Bell: The New Class: Maria's Movie Star (1995) (TV Episode)
Screech refers to Urkel.
Saturday Night Live: David Schwimmer/Natalie Merchant (1995) (TV Episode)
A letter to Urkel turns friends off while preparing a surprise party
Saved by the Bell: The New Class: Screech's Millions (1995) (TV Episode)
Screech has an Urkel thermos.
Married with Children: Dud Bowl II (1995) (TV Episode)
"Tonight on 'Family Matters' Urkel finds his long-lost father... Terry Bradshaw."
The Simpsons: Sideshow Bob's Last Gleaming (1995) (TV Episode)
An adult Urkel is one of the television representatives.
Moesha: Hakeem Owes Moesha Big (1996) (TV Episode)
Moesha tells Hakeem he looks like a gangsta Urkel when he is going for his interview
Married with Children: Turning Japanese (1996) (TV Episode)
Al and the kids watch this show and Al says Bud can learn anything about life from "Urkel and his fat cop neighbour."
Saturday Night Live: Phil Hartman/Gin Blossoms (1996) (TV Episode)
Urkel is mentioned by Jesse Jackson on Weekend Update
Married with Children: The Joke's on Al (1996) (TV Episode)
Gary is also misidentified as Urkel.
Saved by the Bell: The New Class: Oh, Brother (1996) (TV Episode)
Screech refers to Urkel.
Kenan & Kel: Diamonds Are for Roger (1996) (TV Episode)
Kenan and Kel watch the show when turning over, mocking Steve Urkel
Pinky and the Brain: Brain's Song (1996) (TV Episode)
Pinky and the Brain pitch their film idea to Urkel.
Saved by the Bell: The New Class: The Kiss (1996) (TV Episode)
Screech has Urkel toe-warmers.
Toy Story Treats: That Urkel Slays Me! (1996) (TV Episode)
Reference to Urkel
The Simpsons: The Springfield Files (1997) (TV Episode)
Homer says that The Alien and Steve Urkel share many characteristics.
Chasing Amy (1997)
NewsRadio: Our Fiftieth Episode (1997) (TV Episode)
Bill talks about an episode involving Urkel
Beavis and Butt-Head: Woodshop (1997) (TV Episode)
Butt-Head mentions Urkel.
Trojan War (1997)
Step by Step: A Star Is Born (1997) (TV Episode)
Steve Urkel appears in this episode
Hang Time: The Hustlers (1997) (TV Episode)
Teddy refers to Urkel.
Flash Forward: Expose (1997) (TV Episode)
Miles uses "Urkel" as a slang word while talking to Kilroy.
The Simpsons: Bart Carny (1998) (TV Episode)
Cooter says: "That Urkel's a hoot!"
South Park: Chickenpox (1998) (TV Episode)
cartman sleeps on a steve urkel sleeping bag
Killer Flick (1998)
Rodney does an Urkel impression
The Breaks (1999)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Soultaker (1999) (TV Episode)
The Wood (1999)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Horrors of Spider Island (1999) (TV Episode)
Servo: She sounds like Urkel.
Saved by the Bell: The New Class: Show Me the Money (1999) (TV Episode)
Eric refers to Urkel.
Action: Strong Sexual Content (1999) (TV Episode)
Jenny mentions Urkel
ER: Family Matters (2000) (TV Episode)
title reference
Doc: Family Matters (2001) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Big Fat Liar (2002)
Marty Wolf refers to Jaleel White as "Urkel" much to his irritation
Gilmore Girls: Application Anxiety (2002) (TV Episode)
Lane mentions the main character of the show.
The Simpsons: Helter Shelter (2002) (TV Episode)
Marge tries to buy a cereal called "Urkel-Os" at the Qwik-E-Mart.
Two Days (2003)
cited in dialogue
Be My Valentine, Franny Canada (2003) (Short)
A character eats "Urkel-O's" cereal
The Simpsons: The Regina Monologues (2003) (TV Episode)
The marquee advertises "Urkel in Othello."
Love Don't Cost a Thing (2003)
One of the characters said "Urkel Gone Gangsta".
Malcolm in the Middle: Malcolm Dates a Family (2004) (TV Episode)
Malcolm says, "Urkel did pretty well with the identical cousin trick."
Justice League Unlimited: Kids' Stuff (2004) (TV Episode)
The first pair of glasses that Green Lantern forms for himself give him a more than passing resemblance to Steve Urkel..
Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude (2004) (Video Game)
Larry mentions the time Carl reactivated the Urkelbot.
Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Episode #12.28 (2004) (TV Episode)
"You sound like Urkel."
Veronica Mars: Lord of the Bling (2005) (TV Episode)
nerdy son called "Urkel"
NCIS: Red Cell (2005) (TV Episode)
Tony calls one student Urkel, because he's a nerd like the character on Family Matters
American Dad!: Stan of Arabia: Part 1 (2005) (TV Episode)
Hayley's boy wears a "Urkel" t-shirt. He also talks about it.
Family Guy: Sibling Rivalry (2006) (TV Episode)
Peter names Family Matters characters
The Benchwarmers (2006)
Richie says to Clark: "I didn't know Denzel played Urkel".
Psych: Shawn vs. the Red Phantom (2006) (TV Episode)
Shawn refers to Gus as Urkel.
30 Rock: Pilot (2006) (TV Episode)
Toofer is compared to Urkel
The Ex (2006)
Tom tells Wesley that he will get famous like Urkel.
I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007)
image of Urkel seen
The Irate Gamer: Mission Impossible (NES) (2007) (TV Episode)
A picture of Steve Urkel is shown at one point.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Die Hard (2007) (TV Episode)
The Nerd mentions Steve Urkel
Robot Chicken: Celebutard Mountain (2007) (TV Episode)
Urkel mentioned
Kevin Smith: Sold Out - A Threevening with Kevin Smith (2008) (Video)
"You should get the guy who played Urkel"
The Irate Gamer: Monster Party (2008) (TV Episode)
A picture of Steve Urkel at one point
The Office: The Surplus (2008) (TV Episode)
Michael sits in Pam's chair and say, "It is Urkel-nomically correct."
Robot Chicken: In a DVD Factory (2008) (TV Episode)
In the "Hannah Montana" segment, Lindsay Lohan mentions Urkel.
Psych: Earth, Wind and... Wait for It (2009) (TV Episode)
Shawn mentions the show and its characters.
Nostalgia Critic: Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog (2009) (TV Episode)
Critic compares Sonic's voice to Urkel, both characters were voiced by the same man
Harper's Island: Ka-Blam (2009) (TV Episode)
Urkel mentioned
Tosh.0: Billoon45 (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Community: Introduction to Statistics (2009) (TV Episode)
Both Jeff and Señor Chang comment that Shirley's Harry Potter costume makes her look like Urkel.
The Cleveland Show: Cleveland Jr. Cherry Bomb (2009) (TV Episode)
Urkel mentioned
Saturday Night Live: January Jones/Black Eyed Peas (2009) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Kathy Lee on Today
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.55 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $600 clue in the category "Hollywood Squares"
Continue?: Home Improvement (SNES) (2009) (TV Episode)
Nick says he'd rather play an Urkel game.
Saturday Night Live: Charles Barkley/Alicia Keys (2010) (TV Episode)
Barkley calls an audience member 'Ukerl'
Nostalgia Critic: Quest for Camelot (2010) (TV Episode)
"Say, have you ever wanted to see Cary Elwes, Gary Oldman, Urkel, Gabriel Byrne, Pierce Brosnan, Balki from Perfect Strangers, Jane Seymour, that chick from Heroes, Don Rickles and Eric Idle in a movie together? No! Nobody wants to see that, but they did it!"
The Big Lebowski: A XXX Parody (2010) (Video)
The Dude admires a picture of The Big Lebowski and Urkel
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.149 (2010) (TV Episode)
Steve Urkel is included in a $5,000 question
The Cinema Snob: Ax 'Em (2010) (TV Episode)
"...while Waldo from Family Matters yells at them in the background."
Nostalgia Critic: Chairman of the Board (2010) (TV Episode)
The theme song is played during the Critic & Trout skit
30 Rock: The Fabian Strategy (2010) (TV Episode)
Frank mentions that Steve Urkel's catchphrase was "Did I do that?"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.5 (2010) (TV Episode)
referring to a photo of Dwyane Wade, Jay says he played Urkel on the show
Saturday Night Live: Emma Stone/Kings of Leon (2010) (TV Episode)
Stefon mentions Urkel on Weekend Update.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Mega Piranha (2010) (TV Episode)
Film Brain says the actor who plays Urkel appears in Mega Shark vs. Crocosaurus
Hellcats: Back of a Car (2010) (TV Episode)
when Morgan shows up at the party, Marti asks if he's dressed up as Urkel.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Lester the Unlikely (2010) (TV Episode)
"Steve Urkel could beat the shit out of this guy"
Supernatural: Family Matters (2010) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Good Guys: Partners (2010) (TV Episode)
George Jenkins refers to Samantha as "the oddly hot chick with the Urkel glasses."
How I Met Your Mother: Desperation Day (2011) (TV Episode)
Robin Scherbatsky mentions Urkel in dialogue: "What? So that's it? A couple of white Urkels offer you sausages, and you're gone?"
Parks and Recreation: Camping (2011) (TV Episode)
Tom refers to Ben as "white Urkel."
Workaholics: Piss & S**t (2011) (TV Episode)
Carl Winslow mentioned
Better with You: Better Without a Job (2011) (TV Episode)
Urkel mentioned
Midnight Screenings: Horrible Bosses/Zookeeper (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Mad: Super 80's/Captain America's Got Talent (2011) (TV Episode)
Urkel was mentioned as one of the things the 80's provided.
Conan: Return to A-Hole Acres (2011) (TV Episode)
Urkel is mentioned during the Donald Faison interview
Conan: The Integrity Episode, Brought to You by Pall Mall Cigarettes (2012) (TV Episode)
Conan says he and Andy were 'both doing Urkel' voices
Conan: Operation Orgy: Journey to Coitus Cove (2012) (TV Episode)
Urkel is mentioned several times during Jordan Peele interview
Tosh.0: Bad Breakdancer (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.34 (2012) (TV Episode)
The character of Urkel is mentioned.
30 Rock: Alexis Goodlooking and the Case of the Missing Whisky (2012) (TV Episode)
Jack says that Jaleel White is so charismatic that he makes Stefan Urquelle look like Steve Urkel
30 Rock: Meet the Woggels! (2012) (TV Episode)
Tracy says he wants to "reverse-Urkel" his son
The Big C: Family Matters (2012) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.146 (2012) (TV Episode)
Sherri Shepherd says she calls Jaleel White "Urkel"
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.94 (2012) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions the character, Urkel.
30 Rock: The Beginning of the End (2012) (TV Episode)
Kenneth and Tracy talk about an episode of the show Tracy appeared in
New Girl: Neighbors (2012) (TV Episode)
Jess does an Urkel impression.
Brickleberry: Saved by the Balls (2012) (TV Episode)
Urkel mentioned
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: The Toxic Avenger (2012) (TV Episode)
"If you put George McFly and Steve Urkel together."
Saturday Night Live: Louis C.K./Fun (2012) (TV Episode)
Steve Urkel is mentioned in the "Fox and Friends" corrections.
Todd's Pop Song Reviews: The Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 2004 (2012) (TV Episode)
Todd compares Chingy's voice to Urkel's.
Dave's Old Porn: Artie Lange/Vanessa Del Rio (2012) (TV Episode)
Dave Attell says: 'You look like Urkel, but fuckable Urkel.'
Bum Reviews: Die Hard (2012) (TV Episode)
"But Bruce Willis enlists the help of the father from"
Tosh.0: Ventriloquist Fail (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Tosh
Epic Rap Battles of History: Mozart vs. Skrillex (2013) (TV Episode)
Steve Urkel mentioned in lyrics
Loiter Squad: Boyz in Da Hood (2013) (TV Episode)
Taco is dressed as Urkelin te "Rich White Dad" sketch.
Saturday Night Live: Kristen Wiig/Vampire Weekend (2013) (TV Episode)
Urkel is referenced in the double-date sketch.
American Dad!: Da Flippity Flop (2013) (TV Episode)
Urkel mentioned
Saturday Night Live: Ben Affleck/Kanye West (2013) (TV Episode)
Urkel is a guest at Anderson Cooper's wedding to Stefon.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.163 (2013) (TV Episode)
a picture of Steve Urkel is shown
Toy Hunter: Buck Rodgers Bet (2013) (TV Episode)
Jordan mentions Steve Urkel.
Top 40 Shitty Shark Movies (2013) (Video)
The "Did I do that?" line was inserted in Mega Shark Vs. Crocosaurus with Jaleel White.
Gone Home (2013) (Video Game)
Listed on the TV listing.
The Cinema Snob: Friday the 13th Part 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
"We now go live to Steve Urkel's street."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.3 (2013) (TV Episode)
Dana Carvey says Ronald Reagan would say Barack Obama looks like a cross between the "Mad" magazine guy and Urkel
Brickleberry: Scared Straight (2013) (TV Episode)
Urkel mentioned
Bum Reviews: Thor: The Dark World (2013) (TV Episode)
"That's like destroying Urkel from Family Matters."
Lucas Bros Moving Co: DDT (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Wish List: Part 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
The Nerd wished that Tim Taylor was able to explore the sets for this show.
James & Mike Mondays: Godzilla: Unleashed (2013) (TV Episode)
James mentions an episode featuring a Mortal Kombat style game.
The Simpsons: Married to the Blob (2014) (TV Episode)
Urkel mentioned
Nostalgia Critic: Ghost Dad (2014) (TV Episode)
"You got the Urkel nerd..."
Saturday Night Live: Jim Parsons/Beck (2014) (TV Episode)
Urkel appears during Jim Parsons's opening monologue.
Suburgatory: About a Boy-Yoi-Yoing (2014) (TV Episode)
Malik: "Did Steve Urkel 'do that' for nothing?"
Raising Hope: Dinner with Tropes (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Jimmy
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Things You Never Noticed About Ghostbusters (2014) (TV Episode)
refers to Reginald Vel Johnson as Carl Winslow
Parks and Recreation: Galentine's Day (2014) (TV Episode)
Donna says that she listens to "Jaleel or No Deal," which is "a podcast where the kid who played Urkel reviews old 'Deal or No Deal' episodes."
RuPaul's Drag Race: Oh No She Betta Don't! (2014) (TV Episode)
Santino tells Bianca he thinks her rap video outfit looks more "Urkel" than hip hop.
James & Mike Mondays: Action Max (2014) (TV Episode)
Mike wasn't sure if the theme he was singing was the theme for Family Matters or Full House.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.58 (2014) (TV Episode)
Ross mentions the character, Urkel.
Hollywood Game Night: 50 Charades of Grey (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the TV Mashup Game.
Hot in Cleveland: Elka Takes a Lover (2014) (TV Episode)
Emmy said that she wanted Urkel to show up at her 6th birthday
Todd's Pop Song Reviews: "Turn Down for What" by DJ Snake and Lil Jon (2014) (TV Episode)
Urkel is compared to Lil' Jon.
Blended (2014)
Lauren says that, at age 15, she was "60% Urkel and 40% Screech."
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.79 (2014) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions the character Urkel.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.101 (2014) (TV Episode)
Chris Rock mentions the character of Urkel.
BoJack Horseman: BoJack Horseman: The BoJack Horseman Story, Chapter One (2014) (TV Episode)
Jaleel White seen dressed as Urkel
Honest Trailers: Ghostbusters (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator
Garfunkel and Oates: Hair Swap (2014) (TV Episode)
Kate mentions it being part of her favorite TGIF lineup.
Tosh.0: Kayak (2014) (TV Episode)
Title seen
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Taylor Schilling/Aaron Sorkin/Mike Lawrence (2014) (TV Episode)
In a sketch, a bishop imitates Urkel, saying "Did I do that?"
BoJack Horseman: BoJack Horseman Christmas Special: Sabrina's Christmas Wish (2014) (TV Episode)
Todd mentions Reginald VelJohnson's role on the show.
On the Spot: Team Dissabled vs. Team Hotica (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Don Cheadle/Kate Bosworth/Lecrae (2015) (TV Episode)
In his monologue, Jimmy imitates Urkel while referring to '90s fads, saying "DId I do that?"
Misery Loves Comedy (2015)
Freddie Prinze Jr. mentions the show by name.
The DUFF (2015)
Mr. Arthur says that he was called an "Asian Urkel" in high school.
Fresh Off the Boat: Persistent Romeo (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Nostalgia Critic: Mamma Mia! (2015) (TV Episode)
Critic briefly mentions Robo-Urkel.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Ricky Gervais/Jordana Brewster/Elle King (2015) (TV Episode)
In his opening monologue, Jimmy mentions a possible Netflix sequel to "Full House" and suggests that Reginald VelJohnson is hoping for a sequel to his own sitcom
Hell's Kitchen: 11 Chefs Compete (2015) (TV Episode)
Title appears on-screen when Jaleel is shown
The Irate Gamer: Mike Tyson's Punch-Out! (2015) (TV Episode)
"Thanks for the advice, Carl Winslow."
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Chris Pratt/Elizabeth Olsen/Fallonventions (2015) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions Urkel in the Thank You Notes segment
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Keegan-Michael Key 3 (2015) (TV Episode)
Urkel is mentioned in "Scenes from a Hat."
Saturday Night Live: Reese Witherspoon/Florence + the Machine (2015) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during Picture Perfect sketch
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Denis Leary/Molly Shannon/Kacey Musgraves (2015) (TV Episode)
During Nonsense Karaoke, Jimmy sings "Steven Urkel"
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: David Spade/Jennette McCurdy/A$AP Rocky (2015) (TV Episode)
In his opening monologue, Jimmy mentions Urkel after noting the return of Crystal Pepsi from the '90s
Ted 2 (2015)
Guy calls a Comic Con visitor "Urkel".
BoJack Horseman: Still Broken (2015) (TV Episode)
Urkel mentioned
Board James: Full House & Urkel Games (2015) (TV Episode)
James and friends play the Urkel board game
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Chris Meloni/Luke Bryan (2015) (TV Episode)
In his opening monologue, Jimmy mentions Urkel
The Hotwives of Las Vegas: Old Friends, New Enemies (2015) (TV Episode)
Kelly imitates Urkel.
Nostalgia Critic: The Smurfs (2015) (TV Episode)
"Urkel did not age well."
Kendra on Top: Family Matters (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Pot-Un-Lucky (2015) (TV Episode)
Jaleel talks about the show and a cast photo is seen
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Halloween TV Specials (2015) (TV Episode)
James and Mike discuss Halloween episodes of this show
Honest Trailers: Inside Out (2015) (TV Episode)
Urkel mentioned
Robot Chicken: Ants on a Hamburger (2015) (TV Episode)
Urkel mentioned
Z Nation: Adiós, Muchachos (2015) (TV Episode)
"Oops. Did I do that?"
Blackcatloner: How You Doin'? (2016) (TV Episode)
"...who now looks like a 40 year-old Steve Urkel with a really bad fro...)
Supernatural: Love Hurts (2016) (TV Episode)
Dean calls Sam "Urkel"
Traceroute (2016)
references Steve Urkel, one of the series' main characters
Grace and Frankie: The Boar (2016) (TV Episode)
Frankie mentions Steve Urkel in dialogue with Sol: "I'm actually not very hungry, but... And if we're doing a continental breakfast, the next thing you know, we'll have Parade magazine out and we'll be laughing at those people who want to know where Urkel went and I cannot dance that toxic merengue with you again."
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Penélope Cruz/Jeff Daniels/Dierks Bentley (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jimmy in the monologue
Honest Trailers: The Emmys (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator
Dancing with the Stars: TV Night (2016) (TV Episode)
theme song from show is danced to
Family Guy: Inside Family Guy (2016) (TV Episode)
They mention a character from the show.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Justin Timberlake/Tracey Ullman/Stanaj (2016) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions Steve Urkel in the summer camp sketch
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: When Will Josh See How Cool I Am? (2016) (TV Episode)
Rebecca mentions the show as part of the TGIFRiday's television lineup.
Nostalgia Critic: Was Tiny Toons Written by Kids? (2016) (TV Episode)
Carter mentions going to a taping of this show
The Goldbergs: So Swayze It's Crazy (2017) (TV Episode)
Urkel is mentioned.
Making History: Chadwick's Angels (2017) (TV Episode)
One of the main characters, Steve Urkel, is mentioned by name as Urkel
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Kobe Bryant/Kathryn Hahn/Big Boi (2017) (TV Episode)
Kobe Bryant recites slam poetry about the series
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Learns About the Weather! (2017) (TV Episode)
One of the TV execs tells Titus that "the original bladder was more of an Urkel."
The Bachelorette: Episode #13.1 (2017) (TV Episode)
One of the guys does an Urkel impression
Hollywood Game Night: Super Duper Store Night (2017) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the Get in My Pants game
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero: My Mischievous Son (2017) (TV Episode)
One of the jumbled sitcom titles on the theater marquee.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Ice Cube/Ryan Seacrest/Action Bronson (2017) (TV Episode)
Urkel is shown during an ESPN clip of Cody Bellinger being quizzed on pop culture
Me lo dices o me lo cantas: Episode #1.4 (2017) (TV Episode)
Sergio Alcover performs disguised as Steve Urkel
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Chris Hemsworth/Lindsey Vonn/Maroon 5 feat. SZA (2017) (TV Episode)
Steve Urkel is mentioned in the segment Popular Mathematics
This Is Us: The Fifth Wheel (2018) (TV Episode)
Adolescent Randall mentions the character of Urkel.

Featured in 

Friends: The One with Two Parts: Part 1 (1995) (TV Episode)
The friends watch the show in Spanish.
ABC's 50th Anniversary Celebration (2003) (TV Special)
A clip from this show appears.
CBS at 75 (2003) (TV Special)
Showing Sitcom
I Love the '90s: 1991 (2004) (TV Episode)
Footage from this TV series was edited into this mini-series.
Black to the Future: Hour 3: The 90s (2009) (TV Episode)
clips; discussed
Top 20 Urkel Moments (2009) (Short)
Clips are shown.
20 to 1: TV's Funniest Neighbours (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Steve Urkel.
Some Jerk with a Camera: ABC Goes to Disney World! (2013) (TV Episode)
Jerk shows clips from the theme song and several episodes.
Some Jerk with a Camera: Family Matters Goes to Disney World! (2013) (TV Episode)
Jerk reviews this show and shows clips from several episodes.
Brows Held High: Shame (2013) (TV Episode)
Oan does a mock "on a very special episode of..." promo for this show
Count It Down: Guilty Pleasure TV Shows (2013) (TV Movie)
"Family Matters" is #22.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Bill O'Reilly/Snoop Dogg (2015) (TV Episode)
Altered clip of the opening credits, depicting the sitcom "First Family Matters"
Videofobia: El visitante del más allá (2015) (TV Episode)
clip shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Biggest TV Plotholes (2015) (TV Episode)
The farewell to Judy ranks at #3
Honest Trailers: Die Hard (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Eddie Redmayne/Lily Collins/Martha Wainwright (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip of Steve Urkel in the monologue
The Nineties: The One About TV (2017) (TV Episode)
clips shown

Spoofed in 

Just Write (1997)
Pinky and the Brain: You'll Never Eat Food Pellets in This Town Again! (1998) (TV Episode)
Yurkel is a parody of Steve Urkel from this show.
The Simpsons: 'Tis the Fifteenth Season (2003) (TV Episode)
The Simpsons watch a Christmas episode of this series
Childstar (2004)
the sitcom the kid works on is a thinly wieled reference to this show and Diff'rent Strokes
American Dad!: Brains, Brains and Automobiles (2009) (TV Episode)
There are three Urkels grazing in a meadow inside Roger's brain
Saturday Night Live: Drake (2014) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the "Hip Hop Classics" sketch
Too Many Cooks (2014) (TV Short)
parody of it and other shows

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