The Simpsons (1989)

Set in Springfield, the average American town, the show focuses on the antics and everyday adventures of the Simpson family; Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie, as well as a virtual cast of thousands. Since the beginning, the series has been a pop culture icon, attracting hundreds of celebrities to guest star. The show has also made name for itself in its fearless satirical take on politics, media and American life in general.

Writing:
  • Matt Groening

Stars:
Release Date: 1989-12-17
Seasons: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
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  • Country: US
  • Language: En
  • Runtime: 22
Gordon Ramsay
Gordon Ramsay
Yeardley Smith
Yeardley Smit...
Lisa Simpson / Various (voice)
Julie Kavner
Julie Kavner
Marge Simpson / Patty Bouvier / Selma Bouvier / Jacqueline Ingrid Bouvier / Various (voice)
Nancy Cartwright
Nancy Cartwri...
Bart Simpson / Nelson Muntz / Ralph Wiggum / Todd Flanders / Kearney / Various (voice)
Dan Castellaneta
Dan Castellan...
Homer Simpson / Abraham Simpson / Krusty the Klown / Barney / Willy / Sideshow Mel / Mayor Quimby / Hans Moleman / Gil / Itchy / Various (voice)
Harry Shearer
Harry Shearer
Mr. Burns / Mr. Smithers / Principal Skinner / Ned Flanders / Reverend Lovejoy / Dr. Hibbert / Various (voice)
Conan O'Brien
Conan O'Brien
Diedrich Bader
Diedrich Bade...
Sam Neill
Sam Neill
Stan Lee
Stan Lee
Michelle Pfeiffer
Michelle Pfei...
Maya Rudolph
Maya Rudolph
Jeff Goldblum
Jeff Goldblum
Elton John
Elton John
Lucy Liu
Lucy Liu
Tim Robbins
Tim Robbins
Andy García
Andy García
Anne Hathaway
Anne Hathaway
Andy Serkis
Andy Serkis
Frank Welker
Frank Welker
Gillian Anderson
Gillian Ander...
Larry Hagman
Larry Hagman
Hugh Laurie
Hugh Laurie
Kathy Griffin
Kathy Griffin
Jess Harnell
Jess Harnell
Lucy Lawless
Lucy Lawless
Henry Winkler
Henry Winkler
Kevin Nealon
Kevin Nealon
Matthew Perry
Matthew Perry
Kevin Michael Richardson
Kevin Michael...
Ron Howard
Ron Howard
Joe Mantegna
Joe Mantegna
Fat Tony
Lisa Kudrow
Lisa Kudrow
David Duchovny
David Duchovn...
Mandy Patinkin
Mandy Patinki...
Joshua Jackson
Joshua Jackso...
Alyson Hannigan
Alyson Hannig...
William Shatner
William Shatn...
Zooey Deschanel
Zooey Deschan...
Mandy Moore
Mandy Moore
Kim Basinger
Kim Basinger
Richard Lewis
Richard Lewis
Woody Harrelson
Woody Harrels...
Jennifer Garner
Jennifer Garn...
Tress MacNeille
Tress MacNeil...
Agnes Skinner
Maurice LaMarche
Maurice LaMar...
Orson Welles
Russi Taylor
Russi Taylor
Martin Prince
Susan Blu
Susan Blu
Andrea Martin
Andrea Martin
Dennis Franz
Dennis Franz
Neve Campbell
Neve Campbell
Dennis Weaver
Dennis Weaver
Phil Hartman
Phil Hartman
Troy McClure
John Kassir
John Kassir
Fred Willard
Fred Willard
Luke Perry
Luke Perry
Kristen Schaal
Kristen Schaa...
James Woods
James Woods
Lily Tomlin
Lily Tomlin
Ed Begley Jr.
Ed Begley Jr.
Delroy Lindo
Delroy Lindo
Martin Mull
Martin Mull
Kimmy Robertson
Kimmy Roberts...
Stacy Keach
Stacy Keach
Denis Leary
Denis Leary
Chris Elliott
Chris Elliott
Neil Patrick Harris
Neil Patrick...
Pierce Brosnan
Pierce Brosna...
Ellen DeGeneres
Ellen DeGener...
Richard Dean Anderson
Richard Dean...
Mako
Mako
Sarah Michelle Gellar
Sarah Michell...
Steven Weber
Steven Weber
William H. Macy
William H. Ma...
Tim Allen
Tim Allen
Dave Thomas
Dave Thomas
Henry Corden
Henry Corden
John Slattery
John Slattery
Nick Bakay
Nick Bakay
Hank Azaria
Hank Azaria
Moe Szyslak / Chief Wiggum / Apu Nahasapeemapetilon / Comic Book Guy / Professor Fink / Various (voice)
Martin Landau
Martin Landau
Olympia Dukakis
Olympia Dukak...
Ken Marino
Ken Marino
Dana Gould
Dana Gould
Karen Maruyama
Karen Maruyam...
Sara Gilbert
Sara Gilbert
Stephen King
Stephen King
Ashley Olsen
Ashley Olsen
Betty White
Betty White
Michael Cera
Michael Cera
Donald Sutherland
Donald Suther...
Jon Lovitz
Jon Lovitz
Brent Spiner
Brent Spiner
Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
Adam West
Adam West
Sarah Silverman
Sarah Silverm...
Herself
Colm Meaney
Colm Meaney
Don Cheadle
Don Cheadle
Sam McMurray
Sam McMurray
"Weird Al" Ya...
Pamela Reed
Pamela Reed
R. Lee Ermey
R. Lee Ermey
Andy Dick
Andy Dick
Burt Ward
Burt Ward
Kim Cattrall
Kim Cattrall
Jay Mohr
Jay Mohr
Jim Varney
Jim Varney
Robert Forster
Robert Forste...
Steve Allen
Steve Allen
David L. Lander
David L. Land...
Ben Stiller
Ben Stiller
Janeane Garofalo
Janeane Garof...
Robert Englund
Robert Englun...
James Earl Jones
James Earl Jo...
Amy Poehler
Amy Poehler
Brooke Shields
Brooke Shield...
Neil Gaiman
Neil Gaiman
Jan Hooks
Jan Hooks
Steve Buscemi
Steve Buscemi
Jack Burns
Jack Burns
Angela Bassett
Angela Basset...
Mike Judge
Mike Judge
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Nikolaj Coste...
Markery (voice)
Bob Hope
Bob Hope
Topher Grace
Topher Grace
Tony Hawk
Tony Hawk
Tracey Ullman
Tracey Ullman
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Kareem Abdul-...
Bobcat Goldthwait
Bobcat Goldth...
Sab Shimono
Sab Shimono
Steven Wright
Steven Wright
Joan Rivers
Joan Rivers
Leonard Nimoy
Leonard Nimoy
Phil McGraw
Phil McGraw
Himself (voice)
Tom Arnold
Tom Arnold
Cory Monteith
Cory Monteith
Alex Trebek
Alex Trebek
Isabel Sanford
Isabel Sanfor...
Fran Drescher
Fran Drescher
Jonathan Taylor Thomas
Jonathan Tayl...
Chris Edgerly
Chris Edgerly
Bette Midler
Bette Midler
Mickey Rooney
Mickey Rooney
Marisa Tomei
Marisa Tomei
Pamela Hayden
Pamela Hayden
Saultery Stevens
Jane Kaczmarek
Jane Kaczmare...
Jack McBrayer
Jack McBrayer
Frances Sternhagen
Frances Stern...
George C. Scott
George C. Sco...
David Hyde Pierce
David Hyde Pi...
Himself
Emily Blunt
Emily Blunt
Juliet Hobbes
Jane Leeves
Jane Leeves
Penny Marshall
Penny Marshal...
Paul Winfield
Paul Winfield
Charlie Rose
Charlie Rose
Gary Busey
Gary Busey
Michael Paul Chan
Michael Paul...
Mary-Kate Olsen
Mary-Kate Ols...
Fyvush Finkel
Fyvush Finkel
George Wendt
George Wendt
Kevin Dillon
Kevin Dillon
Mr. T
Mr. T
Mary Lynn Rajskub
Mary Lynn Raj...
William Daniels
William Danie...
Isabella Rossellini
Isabella Ross...
Elliott Gould
Elliott Gould
Alex Rocco
Alex Rocco
James Caan
James Caan
Jon Stewart
Jon Stewart
Gedde Watanabe
Gedde Watanab...
Mel Brooks
Mel Brooks
Larry King
Larry King
Keone Young
Keone Young
Robert Evans
Robert Evans
Kathleen Turner
Kathleen Turn...
Courtney Thorne-Smith
Courtney Thor...
Drew Barrymore
Drew Barrymor...
Ed McMahon
Ed McMahon
Eric Wareheim
Eric Wareheim
Suzanne Somers
Suzanne Somer...
Albert Brooks
Albert Brooks
Paul Newman
Paul Newman
Eric Idle
Eric Idle
Wren T. Brown
Wren T. Brown
Eartha Kitt
Eartha Kitt
Tim Heidecker
Tim Heidecker
Kathie Lee Gifford
Kathie Lee Gi...
Dustin Hoffman
Dustin Hoffma...
Christina Ricci
Christina Ric...
50 Cent
50 Cent
Michelle Obama
Michelle Obam...
LeBron James
LeBron James
Garry Marshall
Garry Marshal...
Harry Morgan
Harry Morgan
Tom Poston
Tom Poston
Michael Imperioli
Michael Imper...
John Mahoney
John Mahoney
Paul Willson
Paul Willson
Jerry Lewis
Jerry Lewis
Rhea Perlman
Rhea Perlman
Gary Coleman
Gary Coleman
Meg Ryan
Meg Ryan
Chris Rock
Chris Rock
Rod Steiger
Rod Steiger
Werner Herzog
Werner Herzog
Dolly Parton
Dolly Parton
Jordan Nagai
Jordan Nagai
Melanie Griffith
Melanie Griff...
Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga
Parker Posey
Parker Posey
Mick Jagger
Mick Jagger
Christopher Guest
Christopher G...
Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
Frances McDormand
Frances McDor...
Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Tay...
Butch Patrick
Butch Patrick
Ian McKellen
Ian McKellen
Elvis Costello
Elvis Costell...
Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Chuck Liddell
Chuck Liddell
George Plimpton
George Plimpt...
Edward Norton
Edward Norton
Ricky Gervais
Ricky Gervais
Cyndi Lauper
Cyndi Lauper
Britney Spears
Britney Spear...
Rodney Dangerfield
Rodney Danger...
Jay Leno
Jay Leno
Reese Witherspoon
Reese Withers...
Werner Klemperer
Werner Klempe...
Lawrence Tierney
Lawrence Tier...
Steven Tyler
Steven Tyler
Himself
Rosey Grier
Rosey Grier
Joe Namath
Joe Namath
Mel Gibson
Mel Gibson
Harvey Fierstein
Harvey Fierst...
Buzz Aldrin
Buzz Aldrin
Mario Batali
Mario Batali
Christopher Walken
Christopher W...
Joyce Brothers
Joyce Brother...
Terry Bradshaw
Terry Bradsha...
Jack Lemmon
Jack Lemmon
Plácido Domingo
Plácido Domin...
Maria Grazia Cucinotta
Maria Grazia...
Peyton Manning
Peyton Mannin...
Allison Williams
Allison Willi...
Candace's Friend (voice)
Jo Ann Harris
Jo Ann Harris
Chris Martin
Chris Martin
Rudolph Giuliani
Rudolph Giuli...
James L. Brooks
James L. Broo...
Amy Tan
Amy Tan
Martha Stewart
Martha Stewar...
Lionel Richie
Lionel Richie
Nancy O'Dell
Nancy O'Dell
Anthony Bourdain
Anthony Bourd...
Brian Grazer
Brian Grazer
Jason Bateman
Jason Bateman
Clarence Clemons
Clarence Clem...
Brendan Fraser
Brendan Frase...
Sacha Baron Cohen
Sacha Baron C...
Pete Townshend
Pete Townshen...
J.K. Rowling
J.K. Rowling
Linda Ronstadt
Linda Ronstad...
Tom Petty
Tom Petty
Mark Hoppus
Mark Hoppus
Himself
Michael Chabon
Michael Chabo...
Frankie Muniz
Frankie Muniz
Ludacris
Ludacris
Leeza Gibbons
Leeza Gibbons
Amber Riley
Amber Riley
J.B. Smoove
J.B. Smoove
Dick Clark
Dick Clark
Robert Goulet
Robert Goulet
Stephen Sondheim
Stephen Sondh...
Katy Perry
Katy Perry
Paul Anka
Paul Anka
Richard Dawkins
Richard Dawki...
Richard Dawkins (voice)
Lenny Kravitz
Lenny Kravitz
Matt Groening
Matt Groening
Tony Blair
Tony Blair
Scott Thompson
Scott Thompso...
 Larry Mullen Jr.
Larry Mullen...
Barry White
Barry White
Joey Kramer
Joey Kramer
Don Hertzfeldt
Don Hertzfeld...
Himself
Shepard Fairey
Shepard Faire...
Nick Park
Nick Park
Tom DeLonge
Tom DeLonge
Himself
David Mamet
David Mamet
Magic Johnson
Magic Johnson
Wolfgang Puck
Wolfgang Puck
Serena Williams
Serena Willia...
Michelle Kwan
Michelle Kwan
Keith Richards
Keith Richard...
Kurt Loder
Kurt Loder
Alan Moore
Alan Moore
Alan Moore (voice)
Ron Taylor
Ron Taylor
Kid Rock
Kid Rock
Maggie Roswell
Maggie Roswel...
Luann Van Houten
Michael Stipe
Michael Stipe
Hugh Hefner
Hugh Hefner
Ryan Seacrest
Ryan Seacrest
Jackson Browne
Jackson Brown...
Pat O'Brien
Pat O'Brien
Little Richard
Little Richar...
Michael Buffer
Michael Buffe...
Bob Costas
Bob Costas
Jim Lau
Jim Lau
Ricky Jay
Ricky Jay
Gailard Sartain
Gailard Sarta...
Mark Cuban
Mark Cuban
Marcia Wallace
Marcia Wallac...
Edna Krabappel
Marcia Mitzman Gaven
Marcia Mitzma...
David Silverman
David Silverm...
Jerry Springer
Jerry Springe...
Greg Berg
Greg Berg
Keith Olbermann
Keith Olberma...
James Taylor
James Taylor
Johnny Carson
Johnny Carson
Robert Schimmel
Robert Schimm...
Dan Rather
Dan Rather
Ben Bledsoe
Ben Bledsoe
Ralph Wiggum's Singing Voice (voice)
Tito Puente
Tito Puente
Audrey Meadows
Audrey Meadow...
Bob Denver
Bob Denver