Ally McBeal (TV Series 1997–2002) Poster



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Edited into 

Ally (1999) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

Ally McBeal: One Hundred Tears Away (1997) (TV Episode)
Ally talks about the film and mentions the title by name.
The Practice: Line of Duty (1998) (TV Episode)
Judge Jennifer 'Whipper' Cone makes an appearance.
The Practice: Axe Murderer (1998) (TV Episode)
Ally McBeal and Billy Thomas appear in a crossover that begins on Ally McBeal: The Inmates (1998).
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Final Sacrifice (1998) (TV Episode)
Crow says that his and Tom's "cult" watches this show.
Boy Meets World: Ain't College Great? (1998) (TV Episode)
Topanga refers to the series.
Saturday Night Live: David Spade/Eagle-Eye Cherry (1998) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on The Hollywood Minute
Will & Grace: Big Brother Is Coming: Part 1 (1999) (TV Episode)
mentions it
Smart Guy: The Soda Wars (1999) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mo
Big Wolf on Campus: Witch College (1999) (TV Episode)
The witch sorority watches the show
Boy Meets World: State of the Unions (1999) (TV Episode)
Jedediah criticises the series.
Saturday Night Live: Dylan McDermott/Foo Fighters (1999) (TV Episode)
Referenced during cold opening
Action: Strong Sexual Content (1999) (TV Episode)
Peter mentions the show.
Wie angelt man sich seinen Chef? (2000) (TV Movie)
Annas visual houghts are very much Ally-like
Scene by Scene: Woody Allen (2000) (TV Episode)
Mark Cousins quotes a film critic who said, "Without Annie Hall, there'd be no Ally McBeal".
Daydream Believers: The Monkees' Story (2000) (TV Movie)
Mentioned during prologue set in the year 2000
Bamboozled (2000)
Will & Grace: New Will City (2000) (TV Episode)
Grace: "Hey, I watch Ally McBeal."
Relic Hunter: Fertile Ground (2000) (TV Episode)
Eman & Jor are worried about missing a new episode of Ally McBeal
Fat Friends: Fat Free (2000) (TV Episode)
Kelly says, "Bloody hell. That Ally McBeal must look like a bloke in boneyard in real life."
Saturday Night Live: Calista Flockhart/Ricky Martin (2000) (TV Episode)
referenced during monologue
Grosse Pointe: My Best Friend's Wedding (2001) (TV Episode)
Dave questions Rob and Kevin did they catch Ally McBeal Last night, adding it was unwatchable.
Saturday Night Live: Pierce Brosnan/Destiny's Child (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the Evil Boss
Scary Movie 2 (2001)
Family Guy: And the Wiener Is... (2001) (TV Episode)
Chris scares a bear away by saying,"Stay tuned for an all new Ally McBeal."
The Simpsons: She of Little Faith (2001) (TV Episode)
The pulpit at the revamped church advertises "Ally McBeal."
Undeclared: Hell Week (2001) (TV Episode)
Rachel calls Lizzie "Ally McSqueal" when she is confronted about gaining the "Freshman 15."
Undeclared: Jobs, Jobs, Jobs (2002) (TV Episode)
Steven mentions it to Hal when discussing his tuition and his father's unemployment.
Saturday Night Live: Jon Stewart/India.Arie (2002) (TV Episode)
Referenced in Newscaster party
Saturday Night Live: Alec Baldwin/P.O.D. (2002) (TV Episode)
Referenced on Weekend Update
Auf Wiedersehen, Pet: Bridging the Gap (2002) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
The Nugget (2002)
"aliens abducted Ally McBeal"
101 Biggest Celebrity Oops (2004) (TV Special)
Actors turn down roles: Bridget Fonda - Ally McBeal
Law & Order: Profile - Jesse L. Martin (2004) (Video)
Martin mentions his work on the series.
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Will Ferrell - Volume 2 (2004) (Video)
Referenced in Bad Boss skit
Love on the Side (2004)
small portion of mash is called Ally McBeal mash
Joey: Joey and the Neighbor (2005) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Alex
The Office: Boys and Girls (2006) (TV Episode)
Michael's line
The IT Crowd: Yesterday's Jam (2006) (TV Episode)
Jen mentions that the unisex toilets in the office are like the ones on "Ally McBeal"
Aída: Tu madre se ha comido mi dedo (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Fidel while Luisma and Mauricio pretend to have an argument between them.
State's Evidence (2006)
"What is this, an episode of 'Ally McBeal'?"
Hospital Central: Si amanece por fin (2006) (TV Episode)
Vilches compares Ágata with Ally McBeal
Quizá Broadway (2008) (Short)
One of the characters wants to be a lawyer after watching Ally McBeal
15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009) (TV Special)
By Jane Krakowski.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.88 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $4,000 question
Panique au ministère (2009) (TV Movie)
referenced in dialogue by Gabrielle
Scrubs: Our Stuff Gets Real (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Hot in Cleveland: I Love Lucci: Part One (2011) (TV Episode)
Elka mentions the Ally McBeal character in the restaurant
Cracked Advice Board: Super Hip Fashion Tips (2011) (TV Episode)
One of the models' ensembles is called "The Ally McBeal"
Supernatural: Defending Your Life (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Dean
Man Up: Pilot (2011) (TV Episode)
Grant uses it to describe Callista Flockhart
Harry's Law: Onward and Upward (2012) (TV Episode)
Renee Raddick makes an appearance.
Girls: Bad Friend (2013) (TV Episode)
Shoshannah says Ray wants to watch old episodes of "Ally McBeal" all night long.
Jeopardy!: 2013 Tournament of Champions Quarterfinal Game 4 (2013) (TV Episode)
title character is referenced in clue in "The TV Character's Job" category
The Simpsons: Four Regrettings and a Funeral (2013) (TV Episode)
"Alley McBalls"
Raising Hope: Adoption (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Virginia
Super Fun Night: Lucindervention (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Kendall
Robot Chicken: The Hobbit: There and Bennigan's (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
EastEnders: Episode dated 11 August 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Linda Carter jokingly refers to her son, Johnny, as Ally McBeal.
A to Z: G Is for Geronimo (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Andrew
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Kevin Costner/Portia de Rossi/David Frei (2015) (TV Episode)
Seth mentions the series when introducing Portia de Rossi
Bob's Burgers: The Runway Club (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Unauthorized Melrose Place Story (2015) (TV Movie)
Mentioned during epilogue
Eretz Nehederet: Special Edition (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Benjamin Netanyahu
The Chase Australia: Episode #1.70 (2016) (TV Episode)
Richard and the Chaser are asked a question about the fictional law firm that is the setting for the TV series when they go head to head.
The Outs: Now That You Are Mine (2016) (TV Episode)
Oona, Eli, Rob, and Ty discuss the show

Featured in 

The 55th Annual Golden Globe Awards (1998) (TV Special)
Vonda Shepard: Searchin' My Soul (1998) (Video)
segments shown; music video for the series' title song
The 56th Annual Golden Globe Awards (1999) (TV Movie)
McBeal Appeal (1999) (TV Movie)
Influences: From Yesterday to Today (1999) (TV Movie)
clips from this show are used in this special
The 59th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2002) (TV Special)
101 Biggest Celebrity Oops (2004) (TV Special)
TV shows in decline: Billy dyes his hair and then dies on Ally McBeal
I Love the '90s: 1997 (2004) (TV Episode)
Footage from this TV series was edited into this mini-series.
Screenwipe: Episode #2.3 (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Journeyman: The Year of the Rabbit (2007) (TV Episode)
One of the dancing baby scenes is on the bar TV in the 1997 "trip"
FOX 25th Anniversary Special (2012) (TV Movie)
One Hit Wonderland: Hooked on a Feeling by Blue Swede (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips used in review.

Spoofed in 

Millennium: Somehow, Satan Got Behind Me (1998) (TV Episode)
The dancing devil that the censor sees is a spoof of the dancing baby that Ally sees
3rd Rock from the Sun: The House That Dick Built (1999) (TV Episode)
Vicki hallucinates and sees a tiny Harry in a diaper dancing to "Hooked on a Feeling," signifying her biological clock going off, just like the "dancing baby" scenes
The Adam and Joe Show: Episode #3.2 (1999) (TV Episode)
"Ally McSqueal" - spoof reenacted with soft toys.
Futurama: When Aliens Attack (1999) (TV Episode)
The show within the show "Single Female Lawyer" spoofs this.
Ally McFeal (2000) (Video)
porn parody
Isänmaan toivot: Vellu McBeal (2002) (TV Episode)
The target of this episodes spoof starts the episode title

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