In 1989, Trump appeared in the music video for Bobby Brown's single On Our Own “, which was featured in the movie Ghostbusters II. In 1991, Trump originally made an appearance in the music video for Precious Metal's cover of Janet Robin's song, Mr. Big Stuff “.
However, Trump wanted a $250,000 payment instead of the agreed-upon $10,000 appearance fee. After the band refused to pay for his appearance, Trump was replaced in the final version of the music video.
Trump has also appeared in a number of television commercials for Pizza Hut. The first of these commercials aired in the United States in 1995, and featured his ex-wife Ivana promoting Stuffed Crust pizzas.
The second of these commercials aired in the Australian market in 2000, and was for large 'New Yorker' pizzas the chain was promoting at the time. In 2002, Trump appeared in three McDonald's commercials featuring the Grimace.
In the 1988 Sesame Street introduced the character Donald Grump, a scheming landlord Muppet who takes over Oscar the Grouch's trash can home and replaces it with “Grump Tower”, then tries to evict Oscar from his own turf. In the 1989 film Lethal Weapon 2, Roger Murtaugh (Danny Glover) describes the money in the shipping container as billions of Donald Trump Lotto.
In the 1989 film Back to the Future Part II, Biff Tanner (Thomas F. Wilson) turns Hill Valley's courthouse into a gaudy casino/hotel (à la the Trump Plaza hotel) where he lives an obnoxiously luxurious lifestyle. In his office is a portrait of himself that was based on one of Donald Trump.
In the 1990 film Gremlins 2: The New Batch, John Glover's character Daniel Clamp is based on both Trump and Ted Turner. Clamp is a billionaire who owns construction companies, sports teams, consumer products lines and the movie takes place in the Clamp building.
In a 1990 episode of Growing Pains, Donald Trump hand delivers a large donation off camera while the Server family is showering and getting ready to host a charity clinic fundraiser. It is mentioned several times that he may attend in order to get the family members to hurry the preparations.
In the Quantum Leap episode (1992): “It's A Wonderful Leap”, Dr. Sam Beckett leaps back in time as a 1950s cab driver who mentions there “will be a lot of money in real estate”, before finding out his passengers are teenage Donald Trump and his father Fred Trump. Features Trump as an unseen character who serves as a rival to one of the series' protagonists, Jack Gallo.
In the 1992 film Batman Returns, Christopher Walken's character Max Shrek, a corrupt business tycoon with eccentric hair who seeks to bring Gotham City under his control, is based mostly on Trump. In the 1994 cartoon Biker Mice from Mars, there is a villain based on Trump called Lawrence Limburger, who sells Limburger branded products and lives in the luxurious Limburger Plaza tower.
Dancing the Mac arena with Donald Trump ?” The Simpsons season 11 / episode 17: Bart to the Future (2000) (this episode “predicted” a Trump presidency) In the 2000 film Romeo Must Die, a character played by DM refers to Trump. In the 2004 film Million Dollar Baby, there is an advertisement on the side of a bus for The Apprentice TV show with a photo of Donald Trump on it.
Later in the episode, Stan says “you were fired”, Trump shows up again, but this time Stan replies “That's passive tense Trump, you don't own that”. In the 2009 film Whatever Works, Marietta says to her daughter Melody when they are in front of a wax figure of Donald Trump “Oh, sweet pea, sweet pea, this is the kind of man you should be married to...” In the 2010 film Morning Glory, Becky Fuller tried to have legendary news anchor Mike Pomeroy do a morning show segment on Trump, and he refuses.
Battleship (2012) (one of the characters makes a reference to Trump's virility) In the 2012 film Gambit by Michael Hoffman, Trump is mentioned at the end. In the 2013 film The Incredible Burt Wonder stone after Burt Wonder stone loses his show at Bally's Hotel, he calls Steve Wynn, Donald Trump and other hotel owners asking for a job.
In the 2002 TV Movie Live from Baghdad Mr. Main Played by Jason Anton references Donald Trump's book “Cash is king”, then goes on to say it was Amazing. Golden Raspberry AwardsPrimetime Emmy Awardee Choice Awards ^ 60-minute ESPN documentary film about the United States Football League.
^ Trump's scene was cut from the cinema version but is included on the DVD. ^ Trump hosted the April 3, 2004, and November 7, 2015, episodes of SNL.
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As a voice over explains that Visa check-card holders aren't responsible for unauthorized purchases -- a fact we're supposed to believe Trump has no knowledge of -- the television star and real estate mogul makes his way to the street, where we next see him bent over the bin frantically searching for the card -- an amusing image indeed, given the Trump persona we now know so well. Archived September 19, 2017, at the Payback Machine “, The Huffington Post, April 19, 2016.
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