The Tony Danza Show

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Notes (8)

  • Every episode from 161 to the season 2 premiere was taped in advanced.

  • WABC/7 in NYC aired this episode on July 25, since it was pre-empted on the 21st, since they decided to air their locally produced syndicated talk show, Live with Regis and Kelly, in it's place that day, due to an ABC News special report that took up the whole 9am hour.

  • WABC/7 finally debuted this episode on September 9, 2005.

  • All episodes from this episode until the season finale are glorified clip shows, with new opening monologues and closing monolgues. Similar to what "Live with Regis and Kelly" does instead of airing reruns.

  • WABC/7 in NYC didn't air this episode, instead they aired the episode from July 21, which was pre-empted since they decided to air their locally produced syndicated talk show, Live with Regis and Kelly, in it's place that day, due to an ABC News special report that took up the whole 9am hour.

  • Due to news coverage of the transit strike, WABC-TV didn't air this episode.

  • Due to an incident that happened with the lighting system over the weekend, this episode was produced with no studio audience or house lights. Most of the show was done by candle light and with portable spot lights.

  • The Randy Jackson interview was pretaped.

Trivia (1)

  • When Tony said "Is that Rachel Ray?" at the beginning of the episode, it was in reference to the fact that WABC and WPVI were the first two stations to cancel his show to replace it with her upcoming talk show this fall.