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(2005– )


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American Dad: The New CIA (2005) (Short)
This short is based on the show.
Family Guy: Episode VI: It's a Trap (2011) (TV Episode)
Characters from the series (Klaus, Roger) appear as Star Wars characters


Walkabout (1971)
Ortolan recipe in both films
The Holy Mountain (1973)
Stan tells Steve that sex education would be like an octopus squatting on his brain; the Alchemist cuts an octopus-shaped tumour out of the Thief''s brain.
Contamination (1980)
Apart from only having one eye, the Contamination Aliens resemble Roger the Alien.
The Simpsons (1989) (TV Series)
"Why does anybody do anything?"
Insight (1995) (TV Series)
Bottle Rocket (1996)
In the episode "Buck, Wild" Steve Smith goes hunting with his father Stan and Stan''s boss Deputy Director Bullock. Steve reluctantly shoots a deer and feels awful about it. Young Steve vows to raise two orphaned deer and teaches them to defend themselves against humans. Steve names his surrogate deer children Dignan and Apple Jack which are two characters from Wes Anderson''s debut film "Bottle Rocket."

Referenced in 

The Simpsons: The Italian Bob (2005) (TV Episode)
Stan Smith from American Dad's picture is in a book.
My Gym Partner's a Monkey: The Frog Principal/Meet the Spidermonkeys (2007) (TV Episode)
Crock: Get out in 5 minutes or I'll kick your @$$.
Family Guy: Blue Harvest (2007) (TV Episode)
Roger appears in the cantina scene
Family Guy 100th Episode Special (2007) (TV Short)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Family Guy: Lois Kills Stewie (2007) (TV Episode)
Bullock and Stan show up when Stewie breaks into the CIA
Family Guy: The Man with Two Brians (2008) (TV Episode)
A person mentions the show as "American Boy"
Robot Chicken: Help Me (2008) (TV Episode)
Seth McFarlane is said to be the creator of American Dad
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien: Michael Phelps/Paget Brewster/Sugar Ray (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Paget Brewster's segment.
The Cleveland Show: Gone with the Wind (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Quagmire
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.10 (2010) (TV Episode)
Seth MacFarlane talks about the voice of Roger the Alien that he does on the show
The Cleveland Show: Cleveland Live! (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Animation Lookback: Hanna-Barbera Part 4 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as one of Seth MacFarlane's future works.
The Cleveland Show: Ain't Nothin' But Mutton Bustin' (2011) (TV Episode)
Roger's image is seen
Conan: Death Takes a Time-Share (2011) (TV Episode)
Conan O'Brien introduces producer and actor Seth MacFarlane and mentions this show
Family Guy: Episode VI: It's a Trap (2011) (TV Episode)
Roger appears as Moff Jerjerrod and Klaus appears as Admiral Ackbar.
The Cleveland Show: BFFs (2011) (TV Episode)
Francine Smith mentioned
The Cleveland Show: The Hurricane (2011) (TV Episode)
The hurricane that hits Stoolbend and Quahog goes to Langley Falls in _"American Dad!" (2005) {Hurricane! (#7.2)}_. After the storm passes, Stan Smith, Cleveland Brown and Peter Griffin get into a stand-off.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.21 (2011) (TV Episode)
a billboard for "Allen Gregory" is shown which depicts Roger from the show
Conan: Santa Claus is Coming to Town, But Only to Visit His Mistress Danielle (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Seth MacFarlane
Midnight Screenings: The Worst Films of 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
"Lavate los manos!"
Star Wars Uncut: Director's Cut (2012) (Video)
a mask of Roger is seen
Family Guy: Killer Queen (2012) (TV Episode)
Barry makes an appearance
Mad: Garfield of My Dreams/I Hate My Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2012) (TV Episode)
Seth MacFarlane has a bobblehead of Stan Smith.
The Cleveland Show: Jesus Walks (2012) (TV Episode)
Roger seen
Jeopardy!: Episode #28.181 (2012) (TV Episode)
correct response in "TV Title References" category
The Big Lez Show (2012) (TV Series)
Skitsanophria; Skits
Saturday Night Live: Seth MacFarlane/Frank Ocean (2012) (TV Episode)
Reviewed by Ryan Lochte (Seth MacFarlane) on Weekend Update
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.7 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Seth MacFarlane created the show
DVD-R Hell: Bugs Bunny's Thanksgiving Diet (2012) (TV Episode)
"...begins to chase after Klaus from 'American Dad!'?"
Movie 43 (2013)
Referenced by Seth MacFarlane (segment "The Pitch")
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.90 (2013) (TV Episode)
Seth MacFarlane mentions that Forest Whitaker has done a voice on the show
Family Guy: Bigfat (2013) (TV Episode)
Peter dreams about the Griffins meeting the Smiths.
A-klassen: Et år efter (2013) (TV Episode)
The dvd cover is shown
Clapping for the Wrong Reasons (2013) (Short)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Simpsons: Homerland (2013) (TV Episode)
Characters seen
Family Guy: Vestigial Peter (2013) (TV Episode)
Avery Bullock is seen leaving Dr. Hartman's office just before Peter and Lois arrive. Patrick Stewart, who voices Bullock, provides a guest narration voice at the end of the episode.
Family Guy: Boopa-dee Bappa-dee (2013) (TV Episode)
Steve seen
Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff (2014) (Video Game)
The Smith family are unlockable characters.
Caffeine Madness (2014) (Short)
The writer/director named Roger after the alien from this show.
Someone Has to Review It!: A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014) (TV Episode)
Show is mentioned
Hell's Kitchen: 18 Chefs Compete (2014) (TV Episode)
Title appears on-screen when Scott is shown
There Goes the Neighborhood: The Making of 'The 'Burbs' (2014) (Video)
mentioned once/poster shown
Family Guy: The Simpsons Guy (2014) (TV Episode)
Roger seen
Balls of Glory (2015) (Video Game)
An American Dad based table is playable in the game.
Flat Earth & Other Hot Potatoes: Episode #1.22 (2015) (TV Episode)
Talked about by Mark.
The Cinema Snob: The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure (2016) (TV Episode)
Snob refers to the goldfish as Klaus
Animation Throwdown: The Quest for Cards (2016) (Video Game)
Features American Dad characters.
Doodle Doods: The Family Guy One (2017) (TV Episode)
The show was mentioned.
Sean Bradley Reviews: Logan Lucky (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned when talking about Seth MacFarlane.
Family Guy: Send in Stewie, Please (2018) (TV Episode)
Stewie does Roger's voice
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Grooming Show Dog Balls (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Has a Weekend! (2018) (TV Episode)
"American Dad! has been on for 68 seasons?"
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: The Oscars' Best Popular Film (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Super Crowned Princesses (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Brain Dump: The Apu That I Know (2018) (TV Episode)
Characters shown to talk about accents.
Family Guy: Regarding Carter (2018) (TV Episode)
Peter is confused that the show no longer follows Family Guy on air
The Simpsons: Krusty the Clown (2018) (TV Episode)
One of the hundreds of shows seen on TV screens.
Family Guy: No Giggity, No Doubt (2019) (TV Episode)
The cast of "American Dad!" make appearances.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: The Disney Domination Week (2019) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.

Featured in 

Family Guy: Excellence in Broadcasting (2010) (TV Episode)
After Brian says "Conservative Republicanism is the answer," there is a cut to Stan Smith in his living room saying, "Good. Good for Brian."
The 2011 Comedy Awards (2011) (TV Special)
clip shown: award nominee
5 Second Movies: X-Men: First Class (2011) (TV Episode)
clip of Roger introducing "The Kevin Bacon".
Apartment Complex (2011) (Short)
Clip featured on TV
FOX 25th Anniversary Special (2012) (TV Special)
WatchMojo: Top 10 Cartoon Moms from TV (2014) (TV Episode)
Francine Smith gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Cartoon Dads from TV (2014) (TV Episode)
Stan Smith is #7.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Cartoon Aliens in Movies and TV (2014) (TV Episode)
Roger is #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Smart Ass Cartoon Characters (2015) (TV Episode)
Roger the Alien is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Socially Awkward Cartoon Characters (2015) (TV Episode)
Steve Smith is #9.
TruInside: Fast Times at Ridgemont High (2016) (TV Episode)
A clip of this television show is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Cartoon Dads You Are Glad Are Not Yours (2016) (TV Episode)
Jack Smith gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Unlikely Friendships in TV (2016) (TV Episode)
The friendship between Stan Smith and Roger gets an honorable mention.
RebelTaxi: Top 10 Animated Rip Offs or Coincidences (2016) (TV Episode)
Pan mentions how similar this show is to Game Over.
MsMojo: Top 10 Cinderella Themed TV Episodes (2016) (TV Episode)
American Dad!: Finger Lenting Good (2013) gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Memorable TV Cartoon Characters of the 2000s (2016) (TV Episode)
Roger gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Greatest Talking Animals in TV (2016) (TV Episode)
Klaus Heissler gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Outrageous TV Bosses (2016) (TV Episode)
Avery Bullock gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Hilarious TV Body Swaps (2016) (TV Episode)
The body swap between Stan & Klaus in American Dad!: Da Flippity Flop (2013) gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Biggest Jerks in Animated TV (2016) (TV Episode)
Roger gets a dishonorable mention.
MsMojo: Top 10 Most Bullied Animated Characters (2016) (TV Episode)
Steve Smith is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Token Non-Human Characters (2017) (TV Episode)
Roger Smith is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Cartoon MILFs (2018) (TV Episode)
Francine Smith is #1.
WatchMojoUK: Top 10 Patrick Stewart Performances (2018) (TV Episode)
Avery Bullock is #4.
MsMojo: Top 10 Funniest Female Animated Characters (2018) (TV Episode)
Francine Smith is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Saddest TV Cartoon Songs (2018) (TV Episode)
When I Was His Alien is #7.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Dysfunctional TV Cartoon Families (2018) (TV Episode)
The Smiths are #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Shows We Hope to See End in 2019 (2018) (TV Episode)
American Dad! gets a dishonorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Hilarious Cartoon Characters (2018) (TV Episode)
Roger gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Adult Cartoons You Should be Watching (2018) (TV Episode)
American Dad! is #7.
WatchMojo: Top 10 TV Bullies Who Got What They Deserved (2018) (TV Episode)
The scene in American Dad!: Bully for Steve (2010) where Steve hires Stan's old bully to beat him up is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Worst TV Cartoon Parents (2018) (TV Episode)
Stan & Francine Smith are #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Shows We Wish Had a Choose Your Own Adventure Episode (2019) (TV Episode)
American Dad! gets an honorable mention.
MsMojo: Top 10 Underrated Female Cartoon TV Characters (2019) (TV Episode)
Francine Smith is #9.
WatchMojo: Another Top 10 Cartoon Shows for Adults (2019) (TV Episode)
American Dad! gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Smart Shows with Stupid Humor (2019) (TV Episode)
American Dad! gets an honorable mention.

Spoofed in 

Family Guy: Foreign Affairs (2011) (TV Episode)
Re-enaction of the title sequence with Joe as Stan.
American Dad XXX: An Exquisite Films Parody (2011) (Video)
Live action porn spoof of the cartoon.

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