Best TV trivia of 2008

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Caregiver - S3-E3

Trivia: Stephen King has a cameo appearance where he plays a character named "Bachman" (one of the guys disposing of bodies). Richard Bachman is King's pseudonym he used for several of his novels.

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Trivia: When Alex goes into the Blitz Club, she hands her coat to the cloakroom attendant, saying, "Thank you, George". This is a sly reference to the singer Boy George, who, before becoming famous just one year later, really was the cloakroom attendant at the Blitz Club.

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The Arrival - S1-E4

Trivia: Michael Cerveris makes his first significant appearance in this episode as The Observer/Bald Man. However if you watch the series from the beginning, he makes fleeting appearances in every episode, sometimes on a tv screen.

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Trivia: In the episode "Roomies", at the beginning, when Zack puts the music on for Woody, the music is actually the instrumental from the song he, Marcus and Cody composed for Jordin Sparks.

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Trivia: Kopelman, the guy Madigan keeps telling to leave the room, is actually Dan Kopelman executive producer for the show.

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Queen's Gambit - S1-E5

Trivia: Cameron meets a prototype robot that smiles and waves at her in in the exhibition outside the chess tournament. Briefly visible on its control screen, alongside basic commands, is the word "BladeRunner", a reference to the classic sci-fi film which also features a dystopian future populated by humanoid robots.

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Ozymandias - S5-E14

Trivia: The trousers that Walt lost in the desert during the first episode appear briefly when he is rolling the barrel with money.

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Clone Cadets - S3-E1

Trivia: Commander Colt watches Domino Squad do their test and says, "Start the Citadel challenge, version THX, variable 1138," which is a reference to THX 1138, another film by George Lucas.

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White Orchids - S7-E13

Trivia: The lakeside cabin Jane bought was shot on location at Disney's Golden Oak Ranch. It is called 'Cabin by the Lake'. Http://www.lamag.com/citythinkblog/scene-golden-oak-ranch-mentalist/.

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New this month Trivia: Although they play father and son in this series, Alex Macqueen is only eleven years older than Blake Harrison.

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The 10 Li'l Grifters Job - S4-E2

Trivia: Timothy Hutton is pretending to be Ellery Queen, the world's greatest detective. His real life father Jim Hutton played in the TV series "Ellery Queen" in which he was a detective.

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Bad Blood - S3-E1

Trivia: They used real wolves (no CGI) to play opposite Bill Compton in the last scene of this episode.

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Mitefall! - S3-E13

Trivia: Ambush Bug goes up to Aquaman and says that he can't believe that he's actually talking to Ted McGinley. Aquaman asks who Ted McGinley is with Ambush Bug saying that he's the greatest actor ever. Aquaman was voiced by Ted McGinley and even broke character by talking in his own voice.

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Trivia: After the series became a major success upon release in 2008, director Joss Whedon teased that he would be doing a sort-of "sequel" at some point in the future. At one point, an outline and a number of songs for the sequel were written, though due to other obligations, Whedon had to push back production. As of 2018, the long-rumored sequel has yet to materialize, though everyone involved has continued to hint that a follow-up may still happen eventually.

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A Knight In Shining Armor - S1-E1

Trivia: When the bad guys first enter Graiman's garage, the original Firebird KITT can be seen from the original series.

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Trivia: Eli tells Jordan that when they met Jordan was into a lot of money to Credit Dauphine. Jordan is played by Victor Garber and Credit Dauphine was the front for his SD 6 job in Alias.

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Trivia: For her role as Morgana, Kate McGrath uses her natural Irish accent.

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