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.
Last Episode25x22 The Yellow Badge of Cowardge Aired: May. 18, 2014
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Series Fun Facts
- Dan Castellaneta based the voice of Barney Gumble off Daws Butler's portrayal of Mr. Magoo's nephew Waldo.
- Homer Simpson was ranked Entertainment Weekly's #1 character in its 2010 issue listing the best characters of the previous 20 years.
- According to Matt Groening, Bart's middle name is Jo-Jo, and not Jebediah as stated previously in the Rainy Day Fun Book. One can only guess that some facts got lost when the RDFB was made.…
[show]According to Matt Groening, Bart's middle name is Jo-Jo, and not Jebediah as stated previously in the Rainy Day Fun Book. One can only guess that some facts got lost when the RDFB was made. The name was given to him by Nancy Cartwright.