Johnny Olson. Johnny Olson starred in "The Honeymooners" with Jackie Gleason.
Sean Bean. Sean Bean's birthday is April 17, the same date on which the "Game of Thrones" debuted on HBO.
University of Illinois. On "Modern Family", Jay and Cameron bond over shared their love of sports, about which Mitchell is often envious.
Peter Jennings. Peter Jennings, the long-time anchor from "World News Tonight", died on August 7, 2005 at age 67.
Neighbors. After Charlie leaves on a trip in "The Big Bang Theory", Penny admits to herself and the audience that she still cares for him.
Tommy Gavin. The first episode of "Rescue Me" was previewed to the top brass of the New York City Fire Department.
Set Their Car On Fire. Gracen is the unofficial leader of the group on "Carpoolers".
Red. The voice of Stewie in "Family Guy" is based on that of English actor Rex Harrison, best known for "My Fair Lady".
Southern Vampire. The "Southern Vampire" novel series was written by Charlaine Harris.
Her Father. On "NCIS: LA", Kensi's father was murdered in what remains a cold case.
The Captain. Gossip Girl was originally pitched as a feature starring Lindsay Lohan.
Tom Welling. Tom Welling starred as Clark Kent in the TV series "Smallville".
Lady. On "Game of Thrones", Lady is the runt of the litter that included Grey Wind, Nymeria, Summer, Shaggydog and Ghost.
Diarrhea. South Park airs on Comedy Central.
Katie Couric. In 2005-06, veteran newscaster Bob Schieffer was temporary anchor of the "CBS Evening News".
Head Of The Class. The "Head of the Class" co-creator, Rich Eustis, had worked as a New York City substitute teacher while hoping to become an actor.
Spooner St.. "Family Guy" creator Seth McFarlane studied animation as the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD).
Puts A Cat In The Freezer. The pilot episode of "The Office" features a British flag on Michael's desk in honor of the original BBC version.
Mary. South Park is created by created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone.
San Francisco Police Department. The theme song for the TV show "Monk" is "It's a Jungle Out There".