American Dad! (TV Series 2005– ) Poster

(2005– )


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American Dad: The New CIA (2005) (Short)
This short is based on the show.
Family Guy: Episode VI: It's a Trap (2011) (TV Episode)
Characters from the series (Klaus, Roger) appear as Star Wars characters


Contamination (1980)
Apart from only having one eye, the Contamination Aliens resemble Roger the Alien.
Bottle Rocket (1996)
In the episode "Buck, Wild" Steve Smith goes hunting with his father Stan and Stan's boss Deputy Director Bullock. Steve reluctantly shoots a deer and feels awful about it. Young Steve vows to raise two orphaned deer and teaches them to defend themselves against humans. Steve names his surrogate deer children Dignan and Apple Jack which are two characters from Wes Anderson's debut film "Bottle Rocket."

Referenced in 

The Simpsons: The Italian Bob (2005) (TV Episode)
Stan Smith from American Dad's picture is in a book.
My Gym Partner's a Monkey: The Frog Principal/Meet the Spidermonkeys (2007) (TV Episode)
Crock: Get out in 5 minutes or I'll kick your @$$.
Family Guy: Blue Harvest (2007) (TV Episode)
Roger appears in the cantina scene
Family Guy: Lois Kills Stewie (2007) (TV Episode)
Bullock and Stan show up when Stewie breaks into the CIA
Family Guy 100th Episode Special (2007) (TV Movie)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Family Guy: The Man with Two Brians (2008) (TV Episode)
A person mentions the show as "American Boy"
Robot Chicken: Help Me (2008) (TV Episode)
Seth McFarlane is said to be the creator of American Dad
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien: Episode #1.27 (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Paget Brewster's segment.
The Cleveland Show: Gone with the Wind (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Quagmire
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.10 (2010) (TV Episode)
Seth MacFarlane talks about the voice of Roger the Alien that he does on the show
The Cleveland Show: Cleveland Live! (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Animation Lookback: Hanna-Barbera Part 4 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as one of Seth MacFarlane's future works.
The Cleveland Show: Ain't Nothin' But Mutton Bustin' (2011) (TV Episode)
Roger's image is seen
Conan: Death Takes a Time-Share (2011) (TV Episode)
Conan O'Brien introduces producer and actor Seth MacFarlane and mentions this show
Family Guy: Episode VI: It's a Trap (2011) (TV Episode)
Roger appears as Moff Jerjerrod and Klaus appears as Admiral Ackbar.
The Cleveland Show: BFFs (2011) (TV Episode)
Francine Smith mentioned
The Cleveland Show: The Hurricane (2011) (TV Episode)
The hurricane that hits Stoolbend and Quahog goes to Langley Falls in _"American Dad!" (2005) {Hurricane! (#7.2)}_. After the storm passes, Stan Smith, Cleveland Brown and Peter Griffin get into a stand-off.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.21 (2011) (TV Episode)
a billboard for "Allen Gregory" is shown which depicts Roger from the show
Conan: Santa Claus is Coming to Town, But Only to Visit His Mistress Danielle (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Seth MacFarlane
Midnight Screenings: The Worst Films of 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
"Lavate los manos!"
Star Wars Uncut: Director's Cut (2012) (Video)
a mask of Roger is seen
Family Guy: Killer Queen (2012) (TV Episode)
Barry makes an appearance
Mad: Garfield of My Dreams/I Hate My Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2012) (TV Episode)
Seth MacFarlane has a bobble head of Stan Smith.
The Cleveland Show: Jesus Walks (2012) (TV Episode)
Roger seen
Jeopardy!: Episode #28.181 (2012) (TV Episode)
correct response in "TV Title References" category
Saturday Night Live: Seth MacFarlane/Frank Ocean (2012) (TV Episode)
Reviewed by Ryan Lochte (Seth MacFarlane) on Weekend Update
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.7 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Seth MacFarlane created the show
DVD-R Hell: Bugs Bunny's Thanksgiving Diet (2012) (TV Episode)
"...begins to chase after Klaus from 'American Dad!'?"
Movie 43 (2013)
Referenced by Seth MacFarlane (segment "The Pitch")
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.90 (2013) (TV Episode)
Seth MacFarlane mentions that Forest Whitaker has done a voice on the show
Family Guy: Bigfat (2013) (TV Episode)
Peter dreams about the Griffins meeting the Smiths.
A-klassen: Et år efter (2013) (TV Episode)
The dvd cover is shown
Clapping for the Wrong Reasons (2013) (Short)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Simpsons: Homerland (2013) (TV Episode)
Characters seen
Family Guy: Boopa-dee Bappa-dee (2013) (TV Episode)
Steve seen
Caffeine Madness (2014) (Short)
The writer/director named Roger after the alien from this show.
Someone Has to Review It!: A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014) (TV Episode)
Show is mentioned
Hell's Kitchen: 18 Chefs Compete (2014) (TV Episode)
Title appears on-screen when Scott is shown
There Goes the Neighborhood: The Making of 'The 'Burbs' (2014) (Video)
mentioned once/poster shown
Family Guy: The Simpsons Guy (2014) (TV Episode)
Roger seen
Flat Earth & Other Hot Potatoes: Episode #1.22 (2015) (TV Episode)
Talked about by Mark.
The Cinema Snob: The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure (2016) (TV Episode)
Snob refers to the goldfish as Klaus

Featured in 

Family Guy: Excellence in Broadcasting (2010) (TV Episode)
After Brian says "Conservative Republicanism is the answer," there is a cut to Stan Smith in his living room saying, "Good. Good for Brian."
The 2011 Comedy Awards (2011) (TV Special)
clip shown: award nominee
5 Second Movies: X-Men: First Class (2011) (TV Episode)
clip of Roger introducing "The Kevin Bacon".
Apartment Complex (2011) (Short)
Clip featured on TV
FOX 25th Anniversary Special (2012) (TV Movie)

Spoofed in 

Family Guy: Foreign Affairs (2011) (TV Episode)
Joe appears as Stan in the American Dad! opening
American Dad XXX: An Exquisite Films Parody (2011) (Video)
Live action porn spoof of the cartoon.

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