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The Mentalist (TV Series 2008–2015) Poster

(2008–2015)

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Referenced in 

Séries express: Episode #1.4 (2008) (TV Episode)
documentary
Psych: Any Given Friday Night at 10PM, 9PM Central (2009) (TV Episode)
Shawn talks about watching the show.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.142 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in an $8,000 question
Psych: Extradition: British Columbia (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards (2009) (TV Special)
Announced as nominee.
Late Show with David Letterman: Episode #17.12 (2009) (TV Episode)
Promoted verbally during interview with Simon Baker, no clips.
Psych: Shawn Takes a Shot in the Dark (2009) (TV Episode)
Gus learns that Shawn has recently searched for "Mentalist" spoliers on his computer.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.41 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $12,500 question
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.81 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "TV's Supporting Casts"
Psych: You Can't Handle This Episode (2010) (TV Episode)
Shawn jokes that he will pitch "Army Psychic" to "CBS as a television idea."
Psych: A Very Juliet Episode (2010) (TV Episode)
Shawn pretends that he is receiving a psychic vibe and says, "I think it looks pretty sweet when Simon Baker does it."
Live from Studio Five: Episode #1.116 (2010) (TV Episode)
A segment featured a behind the scenes tour of the show.
Tosh.0: Phillies Fan's Daughter (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.16 (2010) (TV Episode)
Charles Barkley mentions that he likes the show
Party Down: Jackal Onassis Backstage Party (2010) (TV Episode)
Henry mentions watching it with Uda.
Jeopardy!: Million Dollar Celebrity Invitational Semifinal 1 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,600 clue in the category "Brits & Aussies on TV"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.163 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $15,000 question
30 Rock: The Fabian Strategy (2010) (TV Episode)
Kenneth has a tote bag with the show's logo
Community: Conspiracy Theories and Interior Design (2010) (TV Episode)
Troy tells Britta, "Enjoy eating fiber and watching 'The Mentalist'"
30 Rock: Christmas Attack Zone (2010) (TV Episode)
Liz says she's been watching the show a lot lately
The Middle: The Math Class (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
30 Rock: Plan B (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned
The Gruen Transfer: Banks: Revisited (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Todd Sampson and Jane Caro when the How Do You Sell segment looks at Simon Baker's commercial for the ANZ Bank.
Conan: The Devil Drives Stick (2011) (TV Episode)
Conan takes an audience member over to the set of The Mentalist to meet Simon Baker
Conan: It Turns Out Stella's Groove Was on Her Head the Whole Time (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned and giant mural on WB lot shown
All-Seeing Eye Surveillance: Satan's Omniscience (2011) (Video)
Mentioned by Mike.
Supernatural: The Mentalists (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Dean
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.162 (2012) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions the show by name.
Psych: Juliet Takes a Luvvah (2013) (TV Episode)
Juliet lists "The Mentalist" as one of her favorite TV shows on her online dating profile.
Hell's Kitchen: Twenty Chefs Compete (2013) (TV Episode)
Title shown onscreen when Owain Yeoman appears
Watchman Video Broadcast: The Comic Con: Part 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike.
The Michael J. Fox Show: Secret (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Harris
Bob's Burgers: Uncle Teddy (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Na Na Na Batman (2014) (Video)
Kang, Dunbar, Heller and Szentgyorgyi were credited for this show.
Mike & Molly: Checkpoint Joyce (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Joyce

Featured in 

Loose Women: Episode #13.193 (2009) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
The Wright Stuff: Episode #14.50 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip shown during Kevin O'Sullivan's TV review segment.
The Wright Stuff: Episode #14.93 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip shown during Kevin O'Sullivan's TV review segment.
The Wright Stuff: Episode #15.40 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown during Kevin O'Sullivan's TV review segment.
The Wright Stuff: Episode #16.85 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown during Kevin O'Sullivan's TV review segment.
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert: George Clooney/Governor Jeb Bush/Mavis Staples & Friends (2015) (TV Episode)
CBS CEO Les Moonves cuts to clips of the series after Stephen refers to the reruns that have been shown in the timeslot during the summer

Spoofed in 

The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.23 (2009) (TV Episode)
Jay shows a fake pilot called "The Temperamentalist"
El mentalisto (2010) (Short)
character spoofed
Community: Modern Warfare (2010) (TV Episode)
After fight with Disco Stu, when Abed ran out from cafeteria on door there is Red John sign.
Saturday Night Live: Miley Cyrus/The Strokes (2011) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the CBS crime drama ad
Stevie TV: Episode #1.7 (2012) (TV Episode)
"The Taster"/"The Judgmentalist"/"The Drunkist" skits
Mad: S Cape from Planet Earth/The X-Mentalist (2013) (TV Episode)
The X-Mentalist is a spoof of this show.

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