- Directed by Cast Member: Wayne Blair played Larry Dime in Season 1, then returned to direct half of Season 2.
- The Other Darrin: Madeleine Madden replaced Tricia Whitton as Crystal Swan, who played her in the original movie this was spun off from.
- Production Posse: Season 1 reunites Aaron Pedersen with former Water Rats co-star Colin Friels.
- Recycled: The Series: The two films directly spun off the TV show.
- Role Reprise: Along with Aaron Pederson playing Jay again, naturally, Mary (his ex-wife) is played here by Tasma Walton like in the film.