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Trivia: Wilfred
  • Actor Allusion:
    • Played with. Ryan's psychiatrist, played by Robin Williams, ends up uttering the line, "It's not your fault." This turns out to be the first clue that Ryan is in a dream sequence
    • Later, while on the phone with Amanda (who's at Comic Con), he says that he would go the next year, and would "totally dress up". He claims he'd make "a good Harry Potter." Elijah Wood played Frodo in The Lord of the Rings and often gets mistaken for the other young star of a major fantasy film series, Daniel Radcliffe.
    • When Drew and Jenna are about to get married, Ryan is given a particular role:
    Drew: That's right dude: you're a ringbearer now!
  • Hey, It's That Guy!:
    • Frodo is a suicidal, stoner ex-lawyer.
    • Clara Clayton is his sectioned mother.
    • Randy is an asshole, stoner biker.
    • Oz is Jenna's dick for a boyfriend.
    • Andy Bernard as a dog-molesting day care owner.
    • Ann Perkins works at the old folks' home.
    • Lois is an asshole that Ryan gets into a fender-bender with.
    • Mooj has gone from an elderly asshole salesman to an elderly asshole neighbor.
    • Karl Hungus the nihilist is Trash-Face the hobo.
    • Wayne Jarvis is Catherine's psychiatrist. And Champion is his dog.
    • Robin Williams is a psychiatrist again.
    • Brad Douriff (Chucky) as the odd man in Ryan's head during "Questions".
    • Richard Alpert from LOST is Kristen's lover.
  • The Other Darrin: Two cases in season 4, both lampshaded.
    • Dwight Yoakam was unavailable for season 4, so he was replaced by Billy Baldwin.
    • Same with Mary Steenburgen, who was replaced by Mimi Rogers.

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