History Trivia / Frasier

22nd Aug '16 11:07:11 PM Firebird20XX
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* [[EditedForSyndication Edited For the Hallmark Channel]]: The Hallmark Channel routinely speeds up the end credits, resulting in the little skits looking like Creator/CharlieChaplin shorts, with Kelsey Grammer lucky if he manages to get up to the line "Scrambled eggs all over my face" by the time the Grub Street logo appears.

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* [[EditedForSyndication Edited For the Hallmark Channel]]: The Hallmark Channel routinely speeds up the end credits, resulting in the little skits looking like Creator/CharlieChaplin shorts, with Kelsey Grammer lucky if he manages to get up to the line "Scrambled eggs all over my face" by the time the Grub Street logo appears. Additionally, they cut words like 'ass' abruptly, sometimes giving the effect of the audience laughing at a joke without the punchline.
12th Aug '16 5:18:45 PM bombadil211
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* ExecutiveMeddling: Roz became pregnant because NBC executives wanted her promiscuity to have consequences.
3rd May '16 10:08:06 PM PaulA
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** Maris was supposed to make a physical appearance on the show, but this never happened because so many odd descriptions of her appearance were given that it was believed that no human alive could play the role.

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** Maris was supposed to make a physical appearance on the show, but this never happened because so many odd descriptions of her appearance were given that it was believed that no human alive could play the role.role.
* YouLookFamiliar: Creator/PiperLaurie guested twice as different characters.
27th Apr '16 12:35:14 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* StarMakingRole: HeyItsThatGuy from ''Series/{{Cheers}}''...and he has his own show!

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* StarMakingRole: HeyItsThatGuy Creator/KelseyGrammer from ''Series/{{Cheers}}''...and he has his own show!
26th Apr '16 7:07:39 AM steveskinner
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** Not to mention Frasier's first wife, Nanny G, played by Laurie Metcalf in an episode of this show after having been played by Creator/EmmaThompson in a ''Cheers'' episode.

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** Not to mention Frasier's first wife, Nanny G, played by Laurie Metcalf in an episode of this show after having been played by Creator/EmmaThompson in a ''Cheers'' episode. Also, Frasier's hallucination of a younger Nanny G was played by Dina Waters in "Don Juan in Hell."
3rd Apr '16 12:01:59 AM nombretomado
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* HeyItsThatVoice: It was not uncommon for celebrities to make cameos as callers to Frasier's show.
** The final episode of many (but not all) seasons replace the usual end of episode gag with a "thanks for calling" montage listing the cameos made that season.
*** One caller called Frasier and complained about her meddling in laws and the voice sounds suspiciously like [[EverybodyLovesRaymond Debra Barone]].
19th Mar '16 4:04:09 AM Hossmeister
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11th Jan '16 9:54:40 PM 8088ben
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* BannedEpisode: "Dr. Nora" was pulled from syndication packages after the real Dr. Laura Schlessinger complained. Ironically, it wasn't herself being parodied that Schlessinger took issue with- rather, it was the show taking on her mother, who she viewed as being off-limits due to not being a public figure. The episode ''has'' since reappeared on cable and on Netflix.
28th Nov '15 11:08:11 AM nombretomado
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** Other examples include [[{{Scrubs}} John C. McGinley]] who appeared as a plumber that turned out to be a former bully, and [[{{Series/Firefly}} Alan Tudyk]] as one of Frasier's neighbors. A very young Creator/ZooeyDeschanel plays Roz' cousin in Season 10.

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** Other examples include [[{{Scrubs}} [[Series/{{Scrubs}} John C. McGinley]] who appeared as a plumber that turned out to be a former bully, and [[{{Series/Firefly}} Alan Tudyk]] as one of Frasier's neighbors. A very young Creator/ZooeyDeschanel plays Roz' cousin in Season 10.
20th Oct '15 5:27:26 AM johnnye
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* ActorSharedBackground One episode Daphne mentioned that as a child she dreamed of being a ballerina. Jane Leeves pursed acting after an ankle injury ended her career as a ballerina.

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* ActorSharedBackground One episode Daphne mentioned that as a child she dreamed of being a ballerina. Jane Leeves pursed acting after an ankle injury [[CareerEndingInjury ended her career]] as a ballerina.
* CastingGag: Notorious chauvinist "Bulldog" Briscoe played by real-life openly gay activist Dan Butler.
** Daphne's family and its multitude of inconsistent {{British Accent}}s. Particularly on the part of the [[FakeBrit Australian playing Simon]], who loves Mel Gibson and who Frasier once refers to as a "[[TheThingThatWouldNotLeave boomerang]]."
** In one episode Frasier and Niles try to help a former Shakespearian actor Jackson Hedley revive his theatrical
career by producing him in a one man version of ''Theatre/{{Hamlet}}'', but [[spoiler:they realize to their horror that he's actually a terrible actor, who does a laughably overwrought performance of the play]]. The gag is that Hedley is played by Creator/DerekJacobi, an acclaimed Shakespearian actor.
** In the penultimate episode, "Crock Tales", Rosie Perez guest stars
as a ballerina.Lizbeth. Perez was originally going to be Martin's physical therapist and housekeeper instead of Jane Leeves.
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