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High School Musical (TV Movie 2006) Poster

(2006 TV Movie)

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Followed by 

High School Musical 2 (2007) (TV Movie)

Spin-off 

Viva High School Musical (2008)
Mexican Version
Summer Camp (2010) (TV Movie)

References 

Charlie's Angels (1976) (TV Series)
The character Chad wants to synchronize watches with the character Taylor, to which she replies "this isn't Charlie's Angels"
Toy Story (1995)
Troy shouts "To infinity and beyond" the first day of school
Punk'd (2003) (TV Series)
Ryan suspects that him and his sister secretly might be on the show
The Phantom of the Opera (2004)
Reference to both Michale Crawford and the production.

Referenced in 

The Suite Life of Zack and Cody: The Suite Smell of Excess (2006) (TV Episode)
In the alternate universe of the hotel, Maddie behaves exactly like Sharpay Evans
Ugly Betty: Don't Ask, Don't Tell (2007) (TV Episode)
Marc's favorite movie is High School Musical.
The Suite Life of Zack and Cody: Back in the Game (2007) (TV Episode)
Mr. Moseby does the voice exercises that Sharpay and Ryan do before they perform.
The Suite Life of Zack and Cody: Lip Syncin' in the Rain (2007) (TV Episode)
The high school puts on a production of High School Musical in which the main characters try to get parts.
The Sarah Jane Adventures: Revenge of the Slitheen: Part 2 (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Black Devil Doll (2007)
Poster shown
Gossip Girl: Victor/Victrola (2007) (TV Episode)
Blair: "Well, it's not very High School Musical scandalous."
Step Up 2: The Streets (2008)
A heckler at the dance club where the Streets are held calls out "This ain't High School Musical!"
Peep Show: Jeremy's Broke (2008) (TV Episode)
Poster visible in computer games shop
Studio DC: Almost Live! (2008) (TV Series)
Kermit and Ashley Tisdale sing "Bop to the Top". Miss Piggy taunts Ashley Tisdale by calling her by her character's name, "Sharpay". Also Kermit shouts out various song titles to get Tisdale and Miss Piggy to work together.
90210: Wide Awake and Dreaming (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Kelly
Hannah Montana: We're All on This Date Together (2008) (TV Episode)
This episode's title refers to Corbin Bleu and High School Musical's song "We're all in this together"
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday: Episode #1.2 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as being a gay high school
Saturday Night Live: Ben Affleck/David Cook (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Night School Musical promo
South Park: Elementary School Musical (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced throughout.
Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Episode #17.27 (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in Conan's monologue
Smallville: Turbulence (2009) (TV Episode)
Tess thinks that Clark's bagpack is 'too High School Musical' for one of her top reporters.
The Newlywed Game: Episode #1.1 (2009) (TV Episode)
one of the choices when Carnie asks the couples to compare their first lovemaking experience to a movie
Saturday Night Live: Zac Efron/Yeah Yeah Yeahs (2009) (TV Episode)
During the opening monologue, one of Zac Efron's fans (Fred Armisen) wears a "High School Musical" t-shirt.
Dream Well (2009)
poster seen on a wall
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: 17 Again/State of Play/Crank High Voltage (2009) (TV Episode)
Ellen mentions Zac Efron's role
Hannah Montana: Once, Twice, Three Times Afraidy (2009) (TV Episode)
Ralphie asks, "Would Romeo leave Juliet? Would Troy leave Gabriella?"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.172 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $8,000 question
Bad Movie Beatdown: Transmorphers (2009) (TV Episode)
The original referenced alongside the Asylum rip-off
The Marc Pease Experience (2009)
"We're All In This Together" is sung by a choir
Entourage: Security Briefs (2009) (TV Episode)
Ari jokingly mentions "College Musical" when talking to Zac Efron
Modern Family: Pilot (2009) (TV Episode)
Phil says he knows all the dances from HSM, and we see a clip of him performing.
Castle: Inventing the Girl (2009) (TV Episode)
Alexis says she watched this movie many times.
Live fra Bremen: Episode #1.4 (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentions the movie in a sketch
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.28 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,600 clue in the category "Are You Toying With Me?"
Greek: Friend or Foe (2009) (TV Episode)
Abby mentions she choreographed for her High School plays
Jeopardy!: 2009 Teen Tournament Quarterfinal 5 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $200 clue in the category "Celebs"
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
Grovers says "It's like high school without the musical."
Dancing on Ice: Episode #5.14 (2010) (TV Episode)
Tony Gubba mentions the film.
Nurse Jackie: Apple Bong (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Jackie
Sonny with a Chance: High School Miserable (2010) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Wizards of Waverly Place: Eat to the Beat (2010) (TV Episode)
As Stevie walks across the lunch table, Justin says, "What are you doing? This is a cafeteria, not a high school musical!"
Nostalgia Critic: A Troll in Central Park (2010) (TV Episode)
The trilogy is mentioned
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.86 (2010) (TV Episode)
Owen Benjamin mentions the movie when talking to Zac Efron
Hannah Montana: Hannah Montana to the Principal's Office (2010) (TV Episode)
When Rico asks Hannah "Do you remember me?" he makes a reference to the second season's finale "We're All on This Date Together" when he went on a date with Hannah Montana and Johnny (Corbin Bleu). The song is a parody of High School Musical.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.89 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Zac Efron was in the High School Musical movies
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Dinner for Schmucks/Charlie St. Cloud/Get Low (2010) (TV Episode)
Zach Efron's role mentioned
Tosh.0: American Idol Girls (2010) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue
The Simpsons: Elementary School Musical (2010) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Mad: Star Blecch/uGlee (2010) (TV Episode)
Troy Bolton keeps getting smashed into a school locker.
Californication: Another Perfect Day (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Conan: And in This Corner... Gingivitis! (2011) (TV Episode)
Conan mentions all three parts while introducing Vanessa Hudgens
Legend Movie 2 (2011) (Short)
The Sheriff claims all Americans like this movie and candy
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.121 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Ashley Tisdale starred in the film
Mad: Ribbitless/The Clawfice (2011) (TV Episode)
"High School Musicial Song Collection Volume 44 Book 12" commercial.
Welshy Reviews: Killjoy (2011) (TV Episode)
Welshy mentions he saw the first High School Musical.
Friends with Benefits (2011)
Deleted scene: Dylan tells Jamie that one of the kids from this movie lives nearby.
Nostalgia Critic: Moulin Rouge (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned among movies looking to bring back the movie musical.
Misfits: Episode #3.6 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.79 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Vanessa Hudges was in the movie
Bad Movie Beatdown: Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2012) (TV Episode)
"Oh, so it's becoming High School Musical."
Four Twenty (2012)
mentioned in dialogue
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.188 (2012) (TV Episode)
Chuy states that it's his favorite musical.
At the Offices of Glee (2013) (Short)
Jenkins: "Didn't we just sexualize High School Musical?"
Die Erfinderbraut (2013) (TV Movie)
mentioned
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.25 (2013) (TV Episode)
Brad mentions the movie by name.
Movie Friends: Prashant Prabhakar (2013)
Cover was shown.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 4 September 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mike Greenberg mentions title
Modern Family: The Big Game (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.62 (2014) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Vanessa Hudgens was in the film
The Graham Norton Show: Matt LeBlanc/Zac Efron/Seth Rogen/Kaiser Chiefs (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Graham in his opening monologue
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Zac Efron/Guy Fieri/Jadeveon Clowney/Sarah McLachlan (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jimmy when introducing Zac Efron

Featured in 

Disney Through the Decades (2001) (Video)
clips in Ratzenberger conclusion
High School Musical: The Concert - Extreme Access Pass (2007) (Video)
footage is used during the concert
Come Feud with Me: The Top 10 Disney Channel Character Feuds (2008) (Video)
extracts from this are featured
College Road Trip (2008)
Showing on TV set
HSM3: Cast Goodbyes (2009) (Video)
clips
20 to 1: Hollywood's Hot List (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Zac Efron.
Secret Lives: Katariina rauhoittuu hieman liikaa (2010) (TV Episode)
film is playing on tv
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Alice in Wonderland/Stolen/Brooklyn's Finest (2010) (TV Episode)
Screenplay cliché: Is this some kind of joke?
Great Movie Mistakes (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
20 to 1: Megastars with Megabucks (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Zac Efron.
The Wright Stuff: Episode #14.10 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip shown to introduce today's guest panelist Chucky Klapow!
Bad Movie Beatdown: Sunday School Musical (2011) (TV Episode)
Todd briefly recaps the original
Secret Voices of Hollywood (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed

Spoofed in 

MADtv: Episode #12.1 (2006) (TV Episode)
A parody of High School Musical
Saturday Night Live: LeBron James/Kanye West (2007) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in High School Musical 3 trailer
Vendetta Revolution (2008) (TV Movie)
Basketball song and dance scene goes bad...
Studio DC: Almost Live! (2008) (TV Series)
An attempted sketch is "High Stool Musical".
Disaster Movie (2008)
Characters look and sing like cast
Sunday School Musical (2008) (Video)
name and some similar concepts
South Park: Elementary School Musical (2008) (TV Episode)
The boys act out the songs, there are 'clips' of the 'status quo' song
Saturday Night Live: Zac Efron/Yeah Yeah Yeahs (2009) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the "High School Musical 4: New Senior Class" segment.
Dance Flick (2009)
a musical number and basketball scenes
Big Time Rush: Big Time Photo Shoot (2010) (TV Episode)
A brief scene of a vampire-style musical basketball performance is shown. The actor's name even sounds similar to that of actor Zac Efron.
CyberBeat (2010) (Short)
"CyberBeat" is a High School musical but arguably more realistic than "High School Musical".
Law & Order: LA: Hollywood (2010) (TV Episode)
The "Dance School" films are a parody of the "High School Musical" franchise.
No Strings Attached (2011)
Secret High, the show where Adam works as a "PA", is a parody of HSM
Mad: Ko-Bee Movie/Law & Ogre (2011) (TV Episode)
"Home School Musicial" is a spoof of this show.
Mad: TwiGH School Musical/Avenger Time (2011) (TV Episode)
"TwiGH School Musical" is a spoof of this show.
High School Shooting: The Musical (2011) (Video)
Main Parody
Studio C: Episode #4.1 (2014) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as "Junior High School Musical"

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