[[folder: Original series ]]

* AccidentallyAccurate: A meta example: An interview with cast and crew revealed a story that the shows writers were once called into the CIA to find out where they were getting ideas for the show's gadgets. Apparently, a few items in the series were ''suspiciously'' close to actual tools the CIA was developing.
* DirectedByCastMember: several fourth- and fifth-season episodes directed by Don Adams.
* HeyItsThatGuy: [[TheTonightShow Johnny Carson]] plays a train conductor in "Aboard the Orient Express" and later a servant in "The King Lives?"
** [[RetroactiveRecognition Months before "Star Trek" first went into production]], LeonardNimoy appeared as a hitman in one episode.
* HeyItsThatVoice: Max himself was [[TennesseeTuxedoAndHisTales Tennessee Tuxedo]] and later InspectorGadget.
* StarMakingRole: For Don Adams.


[[folder: 2008 Movie ]]

* HeyItsThatGuy: LittleMissSunshine's Grandpa and Uncle Frank are spies.
** Bill Romanowski, NFL All-Pro linebacker and noted steroid user, is the guy who slam tackles Max in the movie.
** And when he's not [[SquashMatch squashing]] opponents in the Wrestling/{{WWE}}, The Great Khali helps KAOS kill people.
** [[Film/{{Borat}} Azamat Bagatov]] works for [[SupermanII General Zod]].
** Creator/PatrickWarburton is Hymie.
** The guy in the Opel who gets hit by a car is 1968!Sigfried.
** Don't forget [[{{Anchorman}} Champ Kind]] and [[TheExpendables Hale Caesar]] versus [[YouDontMessWithTheZohan Zohan's roommate]] and [[Series/{{Heroes}} Hiro Nakamura.]]
** For children's movie fans, [[DespicableMe Gru]], [[Film/ThePrincessDiaries Princess Mia Thermopolis]] and [[Film/TheGamePlan Joe Kingman]] in a spy movie.
* According to AMC's ''Story Notes'', MelBrooks contributed a few jokes to the film. However they failed to mention ''which'' jokes exactly.