TV Series | TV-PG | | Comedy, Crime, Mystery
A novice sleuth is hired by the Police after he cons them into thinking he has psychic powers which help solve crimes. With the assistance of his reluctant best friend, the duo take on a series of complicated cases.
James Roday (Shawn Spencer) has hazel eyes. Corbin Bernsen, Cybill Shepherd, and Steven Weber, who played his parents and Uncle Jack, have blue eyes. It's possible that that could happen, but very unlikely.
Burton 'Gus' Guster:
Brazilian airport codes. How do you know that?
Shawn Spencer: I lived in an airport for a month, Gus.
Burton 'Gus' Guster: That was Tom Hanks in The Terminal.
Shawn Spencer: Same difference.
Gus & Shawn will occasionally mention eating Japadogs, which at the time of filming, were street vendors located only in Vancouver, Canada where the show was filmed and not in Santa Barbara, California where it is supposed to take place.
Each time a guest performer sings the theme song, they sing the entire song as opposed the shorter version in normal episodes.
As of 2018, unlike the ION channel reruns which left the episodes uncut, the Hallmark Channel censors some of the language and suggestive humor despite it being mild.