Drake and Josh (partially found HD versions of episodes; 2004-2007)
Status: Partially Found
Drake & Josh is an American television sitcom created by Dan Schneider for Nickelodeon. The series follows the lives of two teenage boys with opposite personalities, Drake Parker (Drake Bell) and Josh Nichols (Josh Peck), who become stepbrothers.
While the first season of the show was shot solely in 480i in a 4:3 aspect ratio, all episodes from season 2 onwards made use of 720p and later 1080i cameras and was shot in 16:9; however, the series was still natively broadcast in 4:3 480i. Only in recent years did these post-season 1 episodes start to become available in their native formatting, being made available through distribution platforms such as iTunes
Most of the episodes which were found in full were episodes, were from a pack that could be found on iTunes, known as the "Brotherly Bonding" bundle, which included 7 episodes from Season 4, in full 1080i widescreen. Unfortunately, the HD version was taken off of iTunes, but luckily it can still be found in HD on the Microsoft Store.
On September 18th, 2015, a video was uploaded on the Nickelodeon YouTube, showing the behind the scenes of an episode of Game Shakers, in which a prop from Drake and Josh was shown. A clip was then shown from the Season 2 premiere, "The Bet", although this time, it was in true widescreen.
To this day, no further episodes have been found of the show in widescreen, and no episodes of Season 2 or Season 3 were released in widescreen.