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Trivia: Victorious
  • Actor Allusion:
    • Jade got cranky when she learned that Beck is part Canadian. Avan Jogia is a Canadian-born actor of Southern Asian descent.
    • In the episode 'Stuck in an RV', one of the decorations in Beck's RV is a whiteboard with the quote "Buy the ticket, take the ride" written on it. This quote is also tattooed across the right side of Avan Jogia's chest. (Un)Fortunately, it's always covered with makeup for the show.
    • In "The Breakfast Bunch", Jade gives Cat and Robbie grief for being vegans. Liz Gillies is a vegan in real life.
    • In "Tori & Jade's Play Date", Tori signs one of her posts on TheSlap with the emoticon ":{(", using a curly bracket to represent a moustache. Victoria Justice frequently uses this emoticon (and its happier variants) on Twitter.
    • In "April Fools Blank", Andre playing the Cowardly Lion in the Wizard Of Oz skit was likely a reference to Leon Thomas III playing Young Simba in the Broadway musical version of The Lion King.
    • A subtle one in "Crazy Ponnie": During her rant at Tori, Ponnie shouts "It's my time to be!" "It's your time to be" is a lyric from the theme song to iCarly, a show in which Jennette McCurdy is a co-star. Ponnie even resembles Nora Dershchlit, another psycho villain.
      • Her character's actual name is Fawn Leibowitz, the same name as the character in Animal House whose kiln exploded.
    • Indirectly with Mason Thornesmith, played by Charles Shaughnessy. His son Francis has none of his accent, just like the Sheffield kids.
  • The Danza: Tori is played by Victoria Justice, also, her character is "half Latina."
    • Lane is played by Lane Napper.
  • Creator Killer: "The Diddly Bops". The "favourite foods" song nearly does this to Andre, even putting him in a Heroic BSOD - until he dragged himself out.
  • Dyeing for Your Art: Ariana Grande, who plays Cat, dyed her hair just for the role. Dan Schneider had noticed the entire main cast had dark brown hair, and asked if Ariana would dye it a different color. She showed up next time with her red hair.
  • Hey, It's That Guy!:
    • Tori Vega was Lola Martinez (who also had a knack for acting).
      • She was also Rebecca in the The Suite Life of Zack and Cody episode The Fairest of Them All.
      • Also, she was Shelby Marx from the iFight Shelby Marx episode of iCarly. This is Lampshaded in iParty with Victorious. When Carly, Freddie, and Sam are looking at a picture of Tori Vega, Sam says, "She looks like that Shelby Marx chick you fought." Freddie replies "But this chick is waaay hotter"
    • Ariana Grande (Cat) and Liz Gillies (Jade) were both in 13. Matt Bennett starred in The Virginity Hit and appeared in and the Adult Swim pilot Totally 4 Teens; Daniella Monet appeared on iCarly, Zoey101, and The Suite Life of Zack and Cody; Leon Thomas, Lane Napper and Jim Pirri were guest stars on iCarly.
    • The trope is played with how Matt Bennett looks so much like a slimmer version of Andy Samberg from Saturday Night Live, further lampshaded by Cat's comment on Robbie's The Slap profile. Robbie being identified as Samberg later became a Running Gag.
    • Robbie's Mamaw is Sylvia Fine. Made even funnier by the fact that she shouts at "Marty". Apparently, the writers like The Nanny.
    • Mr. Sikowitz used to be in the Dharma Initiative.
    • Sofia Michele is Betty Bee and one of Griffin's subordinates in Big Time Rush.
    • Mr. Ferguson from Freak The Freak Out was the chemistry teacher from Drake & Josh, as well as Ren and Louis Stevens' father from Even Stevens.
    • Avan Jogia was Ben Stark (Zoe's boyfriend and the one who blew up the train) in Caprica.
    • The producer in "Tori Goes Platinum" is played by Charles Shaughnessy, best known for his role as Max Sheffield.
    • The new principal, Helen (from "Helen and Back") is Helen from Drake & Josh - yes, it's the same exact character even!
    • Kit Taylor is now an Indie film director who takes all the credit.
  • Hey, It's That Voice!:
    • Kai-Lan plays as the restaurant owner's daughter in Wok Star.
    • Jake Farrow, who played Gavin from Drake & Josh is the uncredited voice actor of Rex. Farrow is also a writer of various episodes of Drake and Josh, iCarly and Victorious.
    • The doctor in "Cat's New Boyfriend" and "Rex Dies" is Loren Lester, better known as the voice of Nightwing in Batman: The Animated Series and Barbeque in G.I. Joe.
    • Andre was Tyrone for a while.
    • The doctor in "Tori gets Stuck" is voice actor and impressionist Jim Meskimen.
  • Name's the Same: No, Jade and Beck aren't a narcoleptic Genki Girl and her omnipotent dog.
  • No Export for You: TheSlap after a period where unlike it's sister show iCarly it let anyone in the entire world view the site, it suddenly started redirecting readers from other countries such as those in Europe, Australia to their country's (badly and poorly updated) Nickelodeon websites.
  • Retroactive Recognition
  • Throw It In: A very large amount of bloopers with actual reactions thrown in the mix.
    • The Title Sequence itself. Tori almost doesn't catch the gold microphone and her reaction there is very real.
    • During the start of Wok Star where Tori drops her notebook.
    • In Stage Fighting, where Jade tripped over something while she was going to turn on the music.
    • Tori slips on ice-cream (probably) in Ice Cream for Ke$ha.
    • The Great Ping-Pong Scam where Robbie takes a Groin Attack; the next shot is a wide shot with Beck's hand over Rex's eyes - and in the next shot, we go to a two-shot of Beck covering Rex's eyes.
  • Streisand Effect: "The Bad Roommate". Jade tells the guys not to spread the fact that an awkward satellite photo of her exists. Cat's the one who made sure to include instructions on how to reach it as well, and...
  • What Could Have Been: Victorious was clearly intended to have a fourth season; comments by production staff indicate it was meant to run concurrent with Sam & Cat with frequent Cross Over potential.
  • You Might Remember Me from...: Yvette Nicole Brown reprises her role as Helen Dubois in one episode.

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