Drake & Josh (Series) - TV Tropes
Directed by Drake Bell. With Drake Bell, Josh Peck, Nancy Sullivan, Jonathan Goldstein. It's the end of an era. After Josh ruins Drake's chances at having a hit. Drake & Josh: Really Big Shrimp Her adversarial relationship with Drake and Josh recalls that of Newman and Seinfeld. Naturally. About 18 months after the series ended, Merry Christmas Drake and Josh was Accidental Marriage: Josh meets a girl online named Yooka and does a .. Drake and Josh end their finale episode "Really Big Shrimp" fighting over the last .
The entire plot of The Bet. Drake and Josh bet that whoever caves in from eating junk food and playing video games respectively must dye his hair pink.
Megan secretly suggested to each of them to sabotage the other in order to win. In their sadistic attempt for the other to cave in, Josh sets up their room into a Willy Wonka-style candy land while Drake plays Josh's Gamesphere right before his eyes. It ended up both of them caving in and losing the bet. But Drake manages to weasel out of it by wearing a wig. Every episode opens with Drake and Josh talking to the audience about a past situation in boxes, against the show's graphical backgrounds.
Comically Missing the Point: Occurs often with Drake.
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One instance of this is when they suspect their dad of having an affair: Well, I caught him sneaking in. He was wearing a suit and when I asked him where he'd been, he says, "I was out buying milk, but I drank it all on the way home". We really needed some milk. Drake goes through a different Girl of the Week every episode sometimes he'll go through multiple girls in the same episode.
He's been shown to be afraid of being steady for too long and will often get bored with his current girlfriend very quickly possibly the only exception is Carly, the record store worker, and even she disappears eventually.
When his brother is struggling with The "I Love You" Stigma and asks him for advice, Drake's immediate response is that saying I love you is a trap. In an episode, the titular characters made a bet that they could each quit junk food or video games respectively longer than the other. In "Treehouse", the boys couldn't have gotten trapped in the treehouse had Drake taken the power saw with him before Josh screwed in the wall.
The expys and celebrity parodies encountered by the main characters are usually bizarre or just An episode had Josh be repeatedly mistaken for a wanted criminal after playing one in a dramatization on TV, whose name was the "Theater Thug".
This results in him getting beaten up and arrested repeatedly, to the point where he's in the same theater as the actual Theater Thug and is beaten up and arrested while the real guy makes off with the theater's money. The three-part special was originally scheduled to air in Maybut due to the massive tornado outbreak happening at that time, it ultimately didn't air until October of that year.
Everyone has their moments, but of the main cast, Josh and Megan are the snarkiest.
Averted and inverted in "Megan's Revenge. Instead, they simply sit her down and tell her the truth. After a perfectly done Paranoia Gambit she finally tells them they didn't kill the hamster, they just stunned him. In the penultimate episode technically the Grand FinaleDrake's song was set to be put into a Super Bowl commercial but due to a contract mistake was horribly altered electronically.
Josh managed to switch the tapes that were going to be mixed into the commercial, and they were set to be sued for the illegal action. But the CEO said the original song was a massive hit, breaking their servers, and ended up firing the producer who tried to manipulate a hit song. Devil in Plain Sight: It's amazing how oblivious her parents are to her evilness.
In the first two seasons, Josh Peck was billed first, and the second two seasons, Drake Bell was billed first. Josh usually always suffers as a result of Drake's carelessness, but he usually puts up with it He decides he is "done" with Drake; they may be roommates until Josh leaves for college, but that's all they'll be.
Drake is thoroughly convinced that Josh will come crawling back to him soon, and just waits. But Josh's life gets exponentially better without Drake; his rash is gone, Helen doesn't hate him and actually plays racquetball with him, and he gets asked out by a cute cashier.
Drake's life on the other hand starts falling apart without Josh in it.Dan Schneider - “Drake & Josh” - "Really Big Shrimp Part 2" - Crazy Steve's Bad Day
Drake finally breaks down and asks Josh to forgive him for being such a horrible brother and come back into his life. Drake and Megan's birth father, gone before the series began and never even mentioned. Drake and Josh inflict this upon themselves in Megan's Revenge, which is actually a part of Megan's Paranoia Gambit scheme. Because Drake ate her big cookie, Megan dyes his hands and feet a sickly greenish color to trick him into thinking he has a rare skin disease called dermatameculitis, which can only be cured by painful injections or dipping the infected areas in lizard pee.
Officer Gilbert sabotages Drake and Josh in every way to make sure they obtain as many tickets as possible and ultimately end up in jail, all because his Christmas was ruined when he was eight by a monkey; something Drake and Josh had nothing to do with. Mindy Crenshaw parked Mrs. Hafer's car in the middle of her classroom and framed Drake. Then she became the prosecutor on the trial, and managed to not only almost convince everyone Drake did it, but also to humiliate Josh.
Her grades were a perfect 4. Hayfer dared to give her a B. Oh, and she hates Drake and Josh. They break up briefly in the same episode because Josh didn't tell Drake about their relationship, but get back together again at the end of the same episode after Drake helps Josh win her back.
Josh is invited to meet Mindy's parents in Girl Powerat first he pleases them, but after seeing Drake fighting with his girlfriend and destroying the living room, they forbid Josh to date Mindy. Josh, extremely upset, yells at his brother about how he ruined the last chance to convince Mindys' parents, his relationship, how he always ruins everything and how he does not care what Drake thinks about her, because she is the greatest thing to ever happen to him.
Mindy's parents become touched by Josh's speech, consequently understandings their feelings for each other and allowing them to keep dating.
In The DemonatorJosh says that Mindy made a book of all the letters they give to each other during their class. In Mindy Loves JoshMindy says that she loves him, but he doesn't know what to say. Mindy gives Josh time to think about it. After a conversation with Drake, Josh starts to think that she said that to confuse him, so she can win the Science Fair easily.
Josh finally wins the fair, but he discovers that she let him win, when Mindy shows the real power of her project. Feelling guilty, Josh gives her his trophy and medal, saying that he will win too, but only when he deserves it.
Mindys says that she really loves him, however, they both decide to break up again so that they could date other people and have more experience. In Eric Punches Drakewhen Josh seems to be jealous about the supposed Mindy's boyfriend named Chad, he confronts her, very upset about the fact that she is provoking him with Chad, who Josh starts to hate, Mindy starts to really provoke him.
At the end of the episode, she explains that Chad is her cousin, new to the town and she is just showing him around. Josh, now calm, kisses her passionately and she reciprocates, agreeing that they still are broken up. The song was available on the website and suddenly, it crashed the server and made a big jump to 1 on the charts! The song was a big summer hit! Then Alan got fired for messing up Drake's song. At Helen's wedding, Drake played his 1 summer song to everybody that showed up.
Later, Megan went back to sleep in her own room and when that happened, the president of Spin City Records sent the home of Drake and Josh dozens of shrimp and Megan and her friends were eating lots of them cause they loved them. After Megan told Drake and Josh they loved it, Megan had an attitude with them again the third consecutive time!
Why cant Drake and Josh hit her or stand up to her? Megan should either get hit really hard, get grounded for a week, month or a whole life, or go to timeout for a very long time for having an attitude when Helen's grandma was at their house.
After Megan left Drake and Josh's room, there was 1 shrimp left and they were fighting for it. Its just like that one episode, "Foam Finger", when they fought at the baseball game.