The Barbara Walters Summer Special (TV Series 1976– ) Poster


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Referenced in 

Police Squad!: A Substantial Gift (The Broken Promise) (1982) (TV Episode)
ballistics joke
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Barbara Walters/David Steinberg (1983) (TV Episode)
Johnny and Barbara Walters talk about his interview in her upcoming special
The Golden Girls: The Impotence of Being Ernest (1989) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned by name.
The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) (TV Special)
Julia Roberts refers to Katharine Hepburn interview
Kathy Griffin: Allegedly (2004) (Video)
Looking: Looking for Truth (2015) (TV Episode)
Eddie references the series.

Featured in 

Live from Studio Five: Episode #1.134 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.145 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of various interviews
Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic (2013)
clips from
The History of Comedy: The Comedy of Real Life (2017) (TV Episode)
clip featuring Roseanne Barr
Whitney (2018)
Clip featured

Spoofed in 

DuckTales: A Case of Mistaken Secret Identity (1989) (TV Episode)
Webwa Walters makes an appearance
Tiny Toon Adventures: How I Spent My Vacation (1992) (Video)
In the scene where Babs walks in on a room full of talk show spoofs, a Barbara Walters character asks an Oprah Winfrey character "What kind of a tree would you be?". That question was used rather infamously in one special where she interviewed Katherine Hepburn.

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