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  • Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: After being turned into a Brain in a Jar midway through Season 4, Anton Ivanov is able to remote control multiple LMDs of himself.
  • Battlestar Galactica: It's a natural state for them (or as natural as Artificial Humans ever get), but each of the Significant Seven Cylon models has an army's worth of clones. Most are essentially extras, but some get development as individuals, including several Sixes and two Eights in particular (Boomer and Athena).
  • In Castelo Rá-Tim-Bum, Nino invents a calculator that can make living clones of people.
  • This happens a couple of times on Charmed:
    • In the episode "Which Prue is it Anyway?", Prue decides she needs a power boost, and casts a spell to triple her power. Unfortunately, she doesn't realize that what it actually does is create three of her. It turns out to be useful, after all, because the two clones end up dying instead of the original Prue.
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    • When Piper finds out that the Angel of Death is after her husband Leo in the episode "Vaya con Leos", she decides to cast a spell to hide him. While the spell does confuse the Angel of Death, it had an unintended effect: every man in San Francisco got turned into a clone of Leo.
  • Doctor Who:
    • Variation: thanks to The Nth Doctor, there's currently fourteennote  different incarnations of the Doctor running around space/time... it's extremely rare for them to meet (Timey-Wimey Ball, actors dying and all that), but when they do the result tends to be similar to this trope. The 10 Doctors is an artist's rendition, shall we say, of how the first ten Doctorsnote  would act if forced to cooperate.
    • "The Deadly Assassin": While in the Matrix, the assassin takes on various generic historical personas (a samurai, a clown, a WW1 biplane pilot, etc.) to attack/frighten the Doctor (and the audience). At one point several of him seem to man several positions on a train (or trains) simultaneously to run over the Doctor's leg.
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    • In another Fourth Doctor story, "The Leisure Hive", the villain Pangol used a form of Applied Phlebotinum to recreate himself thousands of times over as a conquering army. Thanks to the Doctor's interference he ended up with an army of Doctors, which disintegrated within minutes of their generation.
    • "The Impossible Planet"/"The Satan Pit": The Beast possesses all of the Ood at once, turning them into extensions of himself.
    • A straight example in "The End of Time": The Master hijacks the Immortality Gate to transform the entire human race except for Wilf note  and Donna note  into "The Master Race", a planet-wide population of (insane, madly laughing) Master copies.note 
  • An episode of Eureka features Dr. Stark accidentally cloning himself. The clones try to take over the world. Long story.
  • In the "Fastest Man Alive" episode of the 2014 The Flash series, Barry has to fight another meta-human who eventually gets named Multiplex. Multiplex's body, after the S.T.A.R. Labs particle accelerator explosion, appears to be made out of stem cells, which he can split off into copies of himself as he chooses (even clothes, apparently). All the copies are under his direct mental control. His main goal is to get revenge on Simon Stagg, who stole his organ cloning research and fired him before Multiplex could use it to save his dying wife. As the good guys figure out, Multiplex can be spotted among his doubles by the amount of stress he experiences from controlling the Hive Mind. Thanks to his hyper-accelerated perception, Barry is able to spot beads of sweat on one of the figures among the hundred or so copies.
    • In the episode "Aruba", Eobard Thawne brings an entire army of himself from various points across history (and some time remnants to boot) to confront the Legends.
  • In Game of Thrones, the warlock Pyatt Pree appears to create a double of himself, although many of those watching think the warlocks are charlatans and this is just a trick. It's revealed in the next episode that he really can do this, and create more than a single copy too.
  • Eli, Samuel Sullivan's right-hand man (men?) in Heroes.
  • In the Honey, I Shrunk the Kids episode "Honey, I Got Duped", Wayne accidentally clones himself, and the clones are given names such as Slappy and Scabby.
  • Kamen Rider:
    • Kamen Rider OOO has this power as the Set Bonus for his Gatakiriba Combo. It doesn't get used very often because (In-Universe) it's physically taxing and because (in Real Life) it's reportedly a very expensive effect. The Movie contains a special usage, where OOO splits into eight copies and then each one transforms into one of his primary Combos to fight the Big Bad.
    • Kamen Rider Wizard can duplicate himself as many times as he has the mana for with his Copy spell, but the copies are placed a few feet to the side of him and can only mimic his movements exactly. A later upgrade gives him the ability to create up to three fully independent clones, one in each of his four elemental forms. The White Wizard's version of Copy is Dupe, whose clones can also act independently.
    • In Kamen Rider Ex-Aid, Kuroto can send phantom copies of Genm to other places to fight in his stead once he achieves Level X. He loses this power as part of his Redemption Demotion, then gets a new version of it when he becomes a villain again.
    • In Kamen Rider Build, this is one of the Mirage Smash's powers, and one of the powers of the Ninja Fullbottle created from its remains. These copies have the drawback of being a One-Hit-Point Wonder.
    • In Kamen Rider Saber, Ren can create up to two clones of himself by drawing on the story of The Three Little Pigs.
    • Kamen Rider Revice can conjure up to ten copies of himself once he gets the Barid Rex Vistamp, with each of the copies using the Remix transformation of one of his lesser forms.
  • In the Mystery Science Theater 3000 episode covering The Human Duplicators, Tom Servo ends up cloning himself dozens and dozens of times during a host segment, creating a small herd of Servos to menace Crow with. Strangely enough, this is one gag that doesn't Snap Back, and the surplus Servos end up as recurring supporting characters, usually whenever Servo wants to perform with the United Servo Academy Mens' Chorus or the Sir Thomas Neville Servo Consort of the Middle Ages Just-After-the-Plague Singers. In the final episode, Servo cleans up this dangling plot thread by blowing up all the doppelgangers.
  • In one episode of The New Monkees, Marty accidentally clones himself after falling asleep on a copy machine.
  • Power Rangers
  • In Powers, this is Simons' power.
  • In the ReBoot: The Guardian Code episode "Game Day", Megabyte uses a code replicator to make copies of himself.
  • Round the Twist has a character make only one clone to win a running competition. However, a rabbit starts cloning an army of itself with the machine. All the objects used in the machine, cloned or original, begin to dissolve eventually, due to a fault in the machine. At least one rabbit survives, though, because in the final scene we learn what happened when Bronson put her with a male rabbit.
  • In one episode of Smallville, Monster of the Week Ian Randall has the power to create a clone of himself so that they can study in two places at the same time.
  • An arc in the later seasons of Stargate SG-1 had Baal make dozens of clones of himself, and in a few episodes set on Earth at least five of them hung out together. One episode even has a Gotta Catch Them All where the heroes travel the galaxy, trying to scoop up all the Baal clones. A freeze frame near the end of the episode shows fifteen clones in one room. It turns out it was a Batman Gambit. Baal knew the heroes would give him the info he wanted to buy time when he had hostages, as long as they knew he couldn't escape with that info. And the clones? Each one has a transponder, too weak to be detected, but if they all stand in one place...
  • Star Trek: Picard: The five Emergency Holograms on La Sirena all look like and are based on Cristóbal Rios (the owner and pilot of the ship), and all of them can be called upon at once if needed.
  • The Twilight Zone (1959): In "The Mind and the Matter", Archibald Beechcroft eventually hits on the idea of creating a world full of Beechcrofts using his ability to manipulate reality but he quickly discovers that a lot of him is as bad as a lot of everyone else.
  • In Uchu Sentai Kyuranger, the rangers can make copies of themselves with the Gemini Kyutama.
  • Ultraman Gaia: Ultraman Gaia manage to slice Satanbizo into 8 pieces in their battle, only for each piece to regenerate into a tiny clone of Satanbizo, each capable of acting independently on its own.
  • During the Final Battle of Ultraman Geed, Geed's Heroic Willpower calls down a miracle from Ultraman King, allowing him to manifest all of his forms at once to battle Belial Atrocious.
  • In Ultraman Max when Max battles against Alien Baltan, Max gets the drop on Baltan and blasts him into pieces... only for each piece to re-generate into separate Baltans. Max then decides to split himself into copies (an ability he used exclusively for this one battle, and nowhere else in the entire series) resulting into an army of Ultraman Maxes fighting an army of Baltans.
  • In Ultraman X, the titular Ultra can use his Xlugger ability to split into four different colored clones.
  • In the You Can't Do That on Television episode "Science", Alasdair develops a cloning machine and tests it out on "motormouth" Lisa, much to the chagrin of the others.
  • In Young Sheldon S4 E17, Sheldon imagines having a second Sheldon to work with on a new theorem. They get along great, until they argue over which Sheldon gets credited first, which leads to an all-out brawl (as imagined by Missy).
  • In Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger, Monster of the Week Debo Shinobinba can create clones of himself.