The Fox network's most successful series to date was a spin-off from "The Tracey Ullman Show" in which originally appeared as one minute shorts. The executive producers of that series, James L. Brooks and Sam Simon decided that these characters could support a half an hour series. It is now reported as the longest animated series in prime-time network television.
The Simpsons: Season 26, Episode #9 - I Won't Be Home for Christmas
Marge doesn't approve of Homer's Christmas spirits.
The Simpsons: He's Not In The Neon Sign Store
It looks like Homer won't be home for Christmas after he stays too long at Moe's Tavern on Christmas Eve and an…
Series Fun Facts
- Goof (continuity error): Ralph is in Bart's class in some episodes and Lisa's in others.
- The primary cast all have agreements in their contracts that hold them to doing three movies based on the show in the future.
- Since the start of the second season, Bart is seen riding his skateboard in the intro around several characters. They are (from left to right) Mrs. Lovejoy, Apu, Moe, Barney, Jacques the…
[show]Since the start of the second season, Bart is seen riding his skateboard in the intro around several characters. They are (from left to right) Mrs. Lovejoy, Apu, Moe, Barney, Jacques the Bowling Instructor, "Bleeding Gums" Murphy, and Chief Wiggum