Fett References Television Shows

Family Guy

7 episodes (1999-2013)



Season 2 Episode 1

  • Episode Title: "Peter, Peter, Caviar Eater"
  • Air Date: September 23, 1999


  • Peter: "Hey o' bean...hey, what are you doing with my Star Wars Glass?"
  • Brian: "Illustrating a point, Peter, when Han Solo took Millennium Falcon into Cloud City, he found that Lando had turned control of the city over to Darth Vader, Lando forgot who he was , it' was only after then that Han was frozen and taken by Boba Fett to Jabba's Palace, he was able to see his error of his ways. Peter, look inside of you, your not a Newport Millionaire, I created you, in a way, I am your father."
  • Peter: "That's not true, that impossible!"
  • Brian: "Damn it peter snap out of it!"
  • Peter: "NOOOOOOO!!!"

Season 3 Episode 13

  • Episode Title: "Screwed the Pooch"
  • Air Date: November 29, 2001


Approximately 4 minutes and 20 seconds in:

  • Lois (Peter's Wife): Honey, I thought I asked you to fix the faucet in the bathroom.
  • Peter: I did.
  • Lois: No you didn't, it's still dripping.
  • Peter: I will bet you all of my Star Wars guys that I did. Wait, except Boba Fett. No matter what the stakes are, I never risk the Fett man.

Season 3 Episode 17

  • Episode Title: "Brian Wallows and Peter's Swallows"
  • Air Date: January 17, 2002

At 13 minutes and 18 seconds into the episode, Peter has three baby birds start living in his beard and he imagines them as his actual children. When he looks at the last baby bird, he forgets what his daughter Meg looks like so he just envisions a Fett-like Mandalorian helmet as the bird's face.

Season 8 Episode 20

  • Episode Title: "Something, Something, Something, Dark Side"
  • Home Video Release Date: December 22, 2009
  • Air Date: May 23, 2010

Ernie the Giant Chicken is Boba Fett in this parody of The Empire Strikes Back:

  • Han Solo: Heh-heh! Look, the Giant Chicken's Boba Fett!
  • In another scene, Darth Vader (Stewie) surveys a long line of bounty hunters, which includes Duane Chapman:

    • Darth Vader: Okay, nice bounty hunter turnout today. Let's see: we got Robot Guy (IG-88), Old timey deep-sea diver looking-Guy (Zuckuss), Lizard Guy who I think I saw get into a fight with Captain Kirk (Bossk), Boba Fett, of course, thanks for coming and...what are you supposed to be!?
    • Raggedy Andy: Raggedy Andy!
    • Darth Vader: Get the **** out of my bounty hunter meeting!

    Slave I is shown having chicken wings.

    Season 9 Episode 18

    • Episode Title: "It's a Trap"
    • Home Video Release Date: December 21, 2010
    • Air Date: May 22, 2011

    Ernie the Giant Chicken continues his role as Boba Fett in this homage to Return of the Jedi.

    Season 12 Episode 7

    • Episode Title: "Into Harmony's Way"
    • Air Date: December 8, 2013

    During a song by Peter and Quagmire, Peter sings and holds up a Boba Fett action figure:

    Quagmire: Credit card debt.
    Peter: Tomorrow, I may buy myself a dining room set or this Boba Fett!
    Peter and Quagmire: Credit card debt, credit card debt, credit card debt!


    There's one often-quoted Fett reference, but we don't know the Family Guy season/episode numbers:

    Peter Griffin: Lois you know my rule, You are only allowed to sleep with three people besides me, Gene Simmons, John Schneider or Boba Fett.
    Boba Fett: All right! Goodbye virginity!

    Last updated: January 16, 2023
    Article ID: 135