History Trivia / SanfordAndSon

27th Dec '16 2:26:34 PM twilicorn
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* Some of the guest members that were previously on the show return to the show as different characters.

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* YouLookFamiliar: Some of the guest members that were previously on the show return actors have returned to the show as different characters.characters than the ones they played previously.
23rd Jun '16 4:37:47 PM RoyalFoil
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* WrittenByCastMember: Redd Foxx wrote two episodes.

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* WrittenByCastMember: Redd Foxx wrote two episodes.episodes.
*Some of the guest members that were previously on the show return to the show as different characters.
22nd Apr '16 7:23:19 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* HeyItsThatGuy: Woodrow was Ned The Wino on ''Series/GoodTimes''. Creator/PatMorita also appeared as one of Lamont's friends.
** [[Series/TheBeverlyHillbillies Miss Hathaway]] as Hoppy's mother during the later seasons.
** [[Series/{{Soap}} Benson]] is the lawyer the Sanfords hire to sue the producers of [[SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute ''Steinberg And Son'']]
** [[Series/SesameStreet Gordon]](?!) as a bank robber.
** Sid [=McCoy=] directed two episodes and guest starred in two other episodes. [=McCoy=] is best known as the announcer for ''Series/SoulTrain''.
** Aaron Ruben wrote 21 episodes and was also a producer. Ruben is best known as creator and executive producer of ''Series/GomerPyleUSMC''.
** Ilunga Adell wrote 16 episodes. Adell is best known as co-creator and co-executive producer of ''Series/MyBrotherAndMe''.
** Don Reo wrote six episodes. Reo is best known as creator and executive producer of ''Series/{{Blossom}}'', ''Series/WizardsAndWarriors'', and ''Series/TheJohnLarroquetteShow'' and co-creator and executive producer of ''Series/MyWifeAndKids''.
** Garry Shandling wrote four episodes. Shandling is best known as creator, executive producer, and star of ''Series/ItsGarryShandlingsShow'' and ''Series/TheLarrySandersShow''.
** James R. Stein co-wrote three episodes. Stein is best known as co-creator and co-executive producer of ''Series/SonOfTheBeach''.
** Creator/RichardPryor wrote two episodes.
** Earl Barret also wrote two episodes. Barret is best known as co-developer and co-executive producer of ''Series/TooCloseForComfort''.
** Earl Pomerantz wrote an episode. Pomerantz is best known as developer and executive producer of ''Series/MajorDad''.
** Matt Robinson also wrote an episode. Robinson is best known for playing Gordon on ''Series/SesameStreet'' from 1969 to 1972.
9th Mar '16 7:12:18 AM Hossmeister
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* FridayNightDeathSlot: Completely averted. The show peaked at #2 in the ratings (behind ''AllInTheFamily'') during its second and fourth seasons, and kept the same timeslot for its entire run (Fridays at 8 pm). In this capacity, in fact, it pummeled ''Series/TheBradyBunch'' on Creator/{{ABC}} into cancellation.

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* FridayNightDeathSlot: Completely averted. The show peaked at #2 in the ratings (behind ''AllInTheFamily'') ''Series/AllInTheFamily'') during its second and fourth seasons, and kept the same timeslot for its entire run (Fridays at 8 pm). In this capacity, in fact, it pummeled ''Series/TheBradyBunch'' on Creator/{{ABC}} into cancellation.
25th Apr '15 4:58:09 PM glickmam
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* FridayNightDeathSlot: Completely averted. The show peaked at #2 in the ratings (behind ''AllInTheFamily'') during its second and fourth seasons, and kept the same timeslot for its entire run (Fridays at 8 pm).

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* FridayNightDeathSlot: Completely averted. The show peaked at #2 in the ratings (behind ''AllInTheFamily'') during its second and fourth seasons, and kept the same timeslot for its entire run (Fridays at 8 pm). In this capacity, in fact, it pummeled ''Series/TheBradyBunch'' on Creator/{{ABC}} into cancellation.
23rd Apr '15 5:40:01 PM glickmam
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* HeyItsThatGuy: Woodrow was Ned The Wino on ''GoodTimes''. Pat Morita also appeared as one of Lamont's friends.
** [[TheBeverlyHillbillies Miss Hathaway]] as Hoppy's mother during the later seasons.
** [[{{Soap}} Benson]] is the lawyer the Sanfords hire to sue the producers of [[SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute ''Steinberg And Son'']]
** [[SesameStreet Gordon]](?!) as a bank robber.
* RecycledSet: One set in particular is used over and over again whenever a scene takes place inside a shop, and has been used for a pawn shop where Fred, Lamont, and Rollo try to sell a gun, a dress shop where Lamont's new girlfriend works, and eventually Woody and Esther's department store.

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* HeyItsThatGuy: Woodrow was Ned The Wino on ''GoodTimes''. Pat Morita ''Series/GoodTimes''. Creator/PatMorita also appeared as one of Lamont's friends.
** [[TheBeverlyHillbillies [[Series/TheBeverlyHillbillies Miss Hathaway]] as Hoppy's mother during the later seasons.
** [[{{Soap}} [[Series/{{Soap}} Benson]] is the lawyer the Sanfords hire to sue the producers of [[SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute ''Steinberg And Son'']]
** [[SesameStreet [[Series/SesameStreet Gordon]](?!) as a bank robber.
** Sid [=McCoy=] directed two episodes and guest starred in two other episodes. [=McCoy=] is best known as the announcer for ''Series/SoulTrain''.
** Aaron Ruben wrote 21 episodes and was also a producer. Ruben is best known as creator and executive producer of ''Series/GomerPyleUSMC''.
** Ilunga Adell wrote 16 episodes. Adell is best known as co-creator and co-executive producer of ''Series/MyBrotherAndMe''.
** Don Reo wrote six episodes. Reo is best known as creator and executive producer of ''Series/{{Blossom}}'', ''Series/WizardsAndWarriors'', and ''Series/TheJohnLarroquetteShow'' and co-creator and executive producer of ''Series/MyWifeAndKids''.
** Garry Shandling wrote four episodes. Shandling is best known as creator, executive producer, and star of ''Series/ItsGarryShandlingsShow'' and ''Series/TheLarrySandersShow''.
** James R. Stein co-wrote three episodes. Stein is best known as co-creator and co-executive producer of ''Series/SonOfTheBeach''.
** Creator/RichardPryor wrote two episodes.
** Earl Barret also wrote two episodes. Barret is best known as co-developer and co-executive producer of ''Series/TooCloseForComfort''.
** Earl Pomerantz wrote an episode. Pomerantz is best known as developer and executive producer of ''Series/MajorDad''.
** Matt Robinson also wrote an episode. Robinson is best known for playing Gordon on ''Series/SesameStreet'' from 1969 to 1972.
* RecycledSet: One set in particular is used over and over again whenever a scene takes place inside a shop, and has been used for a pawn shop where Fred, Lamont, and Rollo try to sell a gun, a dress shop where Lamont's new girlfriend works, and eventually Woody and Esther's department store.store.
* WrittenByCastMember: Redd Foxx wrote two episodes.
18th Feb '15 2:23:55 AM tenryufan
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** [[SesameStreet Gordon]](?!) as a bank robber.

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** [[SesameStreet Gordon]](?!) as a bank robber.robber.
* RecycledSet: One set in particular is used over and over again whenever a scene takes place inside a shop, and has been used for a pawn shop where Fred, Lamont, and Rollo try to sell a gun, a dress shop where Lamont's new girlfriend works, and eventually Woody and Esther's department store.
19th Dec '14 10:01:12 AM CJO123
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* FridayNightDeathSlot: Completely averted. The show peaked at #2 in the ratings (behind ''AllInTheFamily'') during its second and fourth seasons, despite airing on Fridays its entire run.

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* FridayNightDeathSlot: Completely averted. The show peaked at #2 in the ratings (behind ''AllInTheFamily'') during its second and fourth seasons, despite airing on Fridays and kept the same timeslot for its entire run.run (Fridays at 8 pm).
19th Dec '14 10:00:05 AM CJO123
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* FridayNightDeathSlot: Completely averted. The show peaked at #2 in the ratings (behind AllInTheFamily) during its second and fourth seasons, despite airing on Fridays its entire run.

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* FridayNightDeathSlot: Completely averted. The show peaked at #2 in the ratings (behind AllInTheFamily) ''AllInTheFamily'') during its second and fourth seasons, despite airing on Fridays its entire run.
19th Dec '14 9:59:53 AM CJO123
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* FridayNightDeathSlot: Completely averted. The show peaked at #2 in the ratings (behind AllInTheFamily) during its second and fourth seasons, despite airing on Fridays its entire run.
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