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 30
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  • Country: US
  • Language: En
  • Runtime: 22
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)
Julie Kavner
Julie Kavner
Marge Simpson / Patty Bouvier / Selma Bouvier / Jacqueline Ingrid Bouvier / Various (voice)
Yeardley Smith
Yeardley Smit...
Lisa Simpson / Various (voice)
Harry Shearer
Harry Shearer
Mr. Burns / Mr. Smithers / Principal Skinner / Ned Flanders / Reverend Lovejoy / Dr. Hibbert / Various (voice)
Isabella Rossellini
Isabella Ross...
Fran Drescher
Fran Drescher
Steve Buscemi
Steve Buscemi
Don Cheadle
Don Cheadle
Winona Ryder
Winona Ryder
Stan Lee
Stan Lee
Angela Bassett
Angela Basset...
Andy Serkis
Andy Serkis
Marisa Tomei
Marisa Tomei
James Woods
James Woods
James Caan
James Caan
Ben Stiller
Ben Stiller
Kevin Michael Richardson
Kevin Michael...
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Nikolaj Coste...
Markery (voice)
Karen Maruyama
Karen Maruyam...
Steve Carell
Steve Carell
Dan Gillick (voice)
Alex Rocco
Alex Rocco
Peter Frampton
Peter Frampto...
Zooey Deschanel
Zooey Deschan...
Mary Spuckler (voice)
Frances McDormand
Frances McDor...
Amy Poehler
Amy Poehler
Tom Arnold
Tom Arnold
Jon Lovitz
Jon Lovitz
Glenn Close
Glenn Close
Seth Rogen
Seth Rogen
Tim Robbins
Tim Robbins
Fred Willard
Fred Willard
J.K. Simmons
J.K. Simmons
Dustin Hoffman
Dustin Hoffma...
Kimmy Robertson
Kimmy Roberts...
Delroy Lindo
Delroy Lindo
Ryan Seacrest
Ryan Seacrest
Woody Harrelson
Woody Harrels...
Stephen Colbert
Stephen Colbe...
Colby Krause (Voice)
Adam West
Adam West
Topher Grace
Topher Grace
Kim Basinger
Kim Basinger
Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
Mark Hamill
Mark Hamill
Tom Savini
Tom Savini
Michael Paul Chan
Michael Paul...
Ricky Gervais
Ricky Gervais
Kim Cattrall
Kim Cattrall
Mel Gibson
Mel Gibson
50 Cent
50 Cent
Andy Dick
Andy Dick
Burt Ward
Burt Ward
Lucy Liu
Lucy Liu
Sam Neill
Sam Neill
Ray Romano
Ray Romano
Hank Azaria
Hank Azaria
Homeless Man / Roberto Dinero / Carl / Moe Szyslak / Poker Dealer (voice)
Eric Idle
Eric Idle
Jay Mohr
Jay Mohr
Bob Hope
Bob Hope
Jonah Hill
Jonah Hill
Ludacris
Ludacris
Meg Ryan
Meg Ryan
Ricky Jay
Ricky Jay
Kid Rock
Kid Rock
Susan Blu
Susan Blu
Elliott Gould
Elliott Gould
Kristen Schaal
Kristen Schaa...
Mel Brooks
Mel Brooks
Jane Lynch
Jane Lynch
Tom Jones
Tom Jones
Jess Harnell
Jess Harnell
Jeff Goldblum
Jeff Goldblum
Michelle Pfeiffer
Michelle Pfei...
Edward Norton
Edward Norton
William H. Macy
William H. Ma...
Christopher Walken
Christopher W...
Frank Welker
Frank Welker
Kathy Griffin
Kathy Griffin
Tim Heidecker
Tim Heidecker
Matthew Perry
Matthew Perry
Lisa Kudrow
Lisa Kudrow
Mandy Moore
Mandy Moore
Paul Winfield
Paul Winfield
Melanie Griffith
Melanie Griff...
John C. Reilly
John C. Reill...
Pierce Brosnan
Pierce Brosna...
Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
Jennifer Garner
Jennifer Garn...
Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Jon Stewart
Jon Stewart
Mark Cuban
Mark Cuban
Jerry Springer
Jerry Springe...
Isabel Sanford
Isabel Sanfor...
Eric Wareheim
Eric Wareheim
Kathie Lee Gifford
Kathie Lee Gi...
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Brendan Fraser
Brendan Frase...
Richard Dean Anderson
Richard Dean...
Tress MacNeille
Tress MacNeil...
Agnes Skinner
Janeane Garofalo
Janeane Garof...
Phil Hartman
Phil Hartman
Troy McClure
Jan Hooks
Jan Hooks
Rob Reiner
Rob Reiner
Ed Begley Jr.
Ed Begley Jr.
Maya Rudolph
Maya Rudolph
"Weird Al" Ya...
Chris Rock
Chris Rock
Tom Poston
Tom Poston
Frankie Muniz
Frankie Muniz
Martha Stewart
Martha Stewar...
Nick Bakay
Nick Bakay
Diedrich Bader
Diedrich Bade...
Pamela Hayden
Pamela Hayden
Saultery Stevens
Jack White
Jack White
Britney Spears
Britney Spear...
William Shatner
William Shatn...
John Kassir
John Kassir
Dick Clark
Dick Clark
Sam McMurray
Sam McMurray
Armie Hammer
Armie Hammer
Cameron Winklevoss / Tyler Winklevoss
Michael Cera
Michael Cera
Stacy Keach
Stacy Keach
Leonard Nimoy
Leonard Nimoy
George Takei
George Takei
Rod Steiger
Rod Steiger
Johnny Carson
Johnny Carson
Robert Forster
Robert Forste...
Drew Barrymore
Drew Barrymor...
Kevin Nealon
Kevin Nealon
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Kareem Abdul-...
John Goodman
John Goodman
Sab Shimono
Sab Shimono
Elton John
Elton John
Ken Marino
Ken Marino
Jerry Lewis
Jerry Lewis
Christina Ricci
Christina Ric...
Erin (voice)
Colm Meaney
Colm Meaney
Dave Thomas
Dave Thomas
George Wendt
George Wendt
Kelsey Grammer
Kelsey Gramme...
Sideshow Bob
David Hyde Pierce
David Hyde Pi...
Himself
Steven Weber
Steven Weber
Bob Newhart
Bob Newhart
Jason Bateman
Jason Bateman
Gailard Sartain
Gailard Sarta...
Gary Coleman
Gary Coleman
John Slattery
John Slattery
Steven Tyler
Steven Tyler
Himself
Joshua Jackson
Joshua Jackso...
Andrea Martin
Andrea Martin
Lenny Kravitz
Lenny Kravitz
Mandy Patinkin
Mandy Patinki...
Joe Mantegna
Joe Mantegna
Fat Tony
Olympia Dukakis
Olympia Dukak...
Larry King
Larry King
Jay Leno
Jay Leno
Rhea Perlman
Rhea Perlman
Reese Witherspoon
Reese Withers...
Maurice LaMarche
Maurice LaMar...
Orson Welles
Martin Mull
Martin Mull
Maria Grazia Cucinotta
Maria Grazia...
Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga
Danny DeVito
Danny DeVito
Bette Midler
Bette Midler
Ian McKellen
Ian McKellen
Robert Goulet
Robert Goulet
Sarah Michelle Gellar
Sarah Michell...
Jack McBrayer
Jack McBrayer
Michael Imperioli
Michael Imper...
Charles Napier
Charles Napie...
Marcia Wallace
Marcia Wallac...
Edna Krabappel
Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Tay...
Dennis Weaver
Dennis Weaver
Jim Cummings
Jim Cummings
Anika Noni Rose
Anika Noni Ro...
Rita LaFleur (voice)
Hugh Laurie
Hugh Laurie
Albert Brooks
Albert Brooks
Lily Tomlin
Lily Tomlin
James Earl Jones
James Earl Jo...
Maggie Simpson (voice, as James Earl Boggins Jones)
Beverly D'Angelo
Beverly D'Ang...
David L. Lander
David L. Land...
R. Lee Ermey
R. Lee Ermey
Greg Berg
Greg Berg
Emily Blunt
Emily Blunt
Juliet Hobbes
Leeza Gibbons
Leeza Gibbons
Little Richard
Little Richar...
Jose Canseco
Jose Canseco
Matt Groening
Matt Groening
Jim Varney
Jim Varney
Maggie Roswell
Maggie Roswel...
Luann Van Houten
Sarah Silverman
Sarah Silverm...
Herself
Henry Winkler
Henry Winkler
Henry Corden
Henry Corden
Conan O'Brien
Conan O'Brien
Lucy Lawless
Lucy Lawless
Anne Hathaway
Anne Hathaway
Parker Posey
Parker Posey
Tracey Ullman
Tracey Ullman
Russi Taylor
Russi Taylor
Martin Prince
LeBron James
LeBron James
Magic Johnson
Magic Johnson
Steve Allen
Steve Allen
Suzanne Somers
Suzanne Somer...
Gary Busey
Gary Busey
Harry Morgan
Harry Morgan
Denis Leary
Denis Leary
Brent Spiner
Brent Spiner
Chris Elliott
Chris Elliott
Daniel Stern
Daniel Stern
Katy Perry
Katy Perry
Don Hertzfeldt
Don Hertzfeld...
Himself
Jack Lemmon
Jack Lemmon
Mickey Rooney
Mickey Rooney
Elvis Costello
Elvis Costell...
Neve Campbell
Neve Campbell
John Mahoney
John Mahoney
Dana Gould
Dana Gould
Joyce Brothers
Joyce Brother...
Andy García
Andy García
Brooke Shields
Brooke Shield...
Betty White
Betty White
Neil Patrick Harris
Neil Patrick...
Eartha Kitt
Eartha Kitt
Bobcat Goldthwait
Bobcat Goldth...
Mako
Mako
Hugh Hefner
Hugh Hefner
Dennis Franz
Dennis Franz
Tim Allen
Tim Allen
Christopher Guest
Christopher G...
William Daniels
William Danie...
Rachel Weisz
Rachel Weisz
Courtney Thorne-Smith
Courtney Thor...
Paul Newman
Paul Newman
Stephen King
Stephen King
Kevin Dillon
Kevin Dillon
Pamela Reed
Pamela Reed
Sara Gilbert
Sara Gilbert
Ron Howard
Ron Howard
Mary Lynn Rajskub
Mary Lynn Raj...
Jo Ann Harris
Jo Ann Harris
Ted Danson
Ted Danson
Robert Englund
Robert Englun...
Joan Rivers
Joan Rivers
Jackson Browne
Jackson Brown...
Kathleen Turner
Kathleen Turn...
Luke Perry
Luke Perry
Richard Lewis
Richard Lewis
Steven Wright
Steven Wright
Martin Landau
Martin Landau
Jane Leeves
Jane Leeves
David Duchovny
David Duchovn...
Mike Judge
Mike Judge
Garry Marshall
Garry Marshal...
Sacha Baron Cohen
Sacha Baron C...
Ellen DeGeneres
Ellen DeGener...
Mick Jagger
Mick Jagger
Harvey Fierstein
Harvey Fierst...
Alyson Hannigan
Alyson Hannig...
George Harrison
George Harris...
Rodney Dangerfield
Rodney Danger...
Gedde Watanabe
Gedde Watanab...
Larry Hagman
Larry Hagman
Keone Young
Keone Young
Nick Park
Nick Park
Daniel Clowes
Daniel Clowes
Frances Sternhagen
Frances Stern...
Buzz Aldrin
Buzz Aldrin
Tom Wolfe
Tom Wolfe
Cory Monteith
Cory Monteith
Richard Dawkins
Richard Dawki...
Richard Dawkins (voice)
Rosey Grier
Rosey Grier
Jordan Nagai
Jordan Nagai
Lawrence Tierney
Lawrence Tier...
Ed McMahon
Ed McMahon
Pete Townshend
Pete Townshen...
Amy Tan
Amy Tan
Werner Klemperer
Werner Klempe...
Fyvush Finkel
Fyvush Finkel
Wolfgang Puck
Wolfgang Puck
Stephen Hawking
Stephen Hawki...
Simon Cowell
Simon Cowell
Rudolph Giuliani
Rudolph Giuli...
Shepard Fairey
Shepard Faire...
Tony Bennett
Tony Bennett
Jackie Mason
Jackie Mason
Rabbi Krustofski
Dolly Parton
Dolly Parton
Bret Hart
Bret Hart
Mark Hoppus
Mark Hoppus
Himself
Peter Bogdanovich
Peter Bogdano...
Glen Hansard
Glen Hansard
Alan Moore
Alan Moore
Alan Moore (voice)
Scott Thompson
Scott Thompso...
Michael Stipe
Michael Stipe
Tom DeLonge
Tom DeLonge
Himself
Mike Mills
Mike Mills
Michael Chabon
Michael Chabo...
Dennis Rodman
Dennis Rodman
Jane Kaczmarek
Jane Kaczmare...
Bob Costas
Bob Costas
Werner Herzog
Werner Herzog
James L. Brooks
James L. Broo...
Chuck Liddell
Chuck Liddell
Butch Patrick
Butch Patrick
Jay North
Jay North
Robert Evans
Robert Evans
 Larry Mullen Jr.
Larry Mullen...
Dan Rather
Dan Rather
Amber Riley
Amber Riley
Bob Denver
Bob Denver
Jim Lau
Jim Lau
Kurt Loder
Kurt Loder
Tony Hawk
Tony Hawk
George C. Scott
George C. Sco...
Wren T. Brown
Wren T. Brown
Paul Willson
Paul Willson
J.K. Rowling
J.K. Rowling
Plácido Domingo
Plácido Domin...
Joe Namath
Joe Namath
Peyton Manning
Peyton Mannin...
Cyndi Lauper
Cyndi Lauper
Serena Williams
Serena Willia...
Alex Trebek
Alex Trebek
Nathan Fielder
Nathan Fielde...
Doug Blattner (voice)
Sidse Babett Knudsen
Sidse Babett...
Danish Woman
Paul Anka
Paul Anka
George Plimpton
George Plimpt...
Nancy O'Dell
Nancy O'Dell
Pat O'Brien
Pat O'Brien
Hank Williams, Jr.
Hank Williams...
Tom Petty
Tom Petty
Michael Buffer
Michael Buffe...
David Copperfield
David Copperf...
David Copperfield (voice)
Brian Grazer
Brian Grazer
Gordon Ramsay
Gordon Ramsay
Chris Edgerly
Chris Edgerly
Venus Williams
Venus William...
Tom Brady
Tom Brady
Mario Batali
Mario Batali
Joey Kramer
Joey Kramer
Neil Gaiman
Neil Gaiman
Jonathan Taylor Thomas
Jonathan Tayl...
Charlie Rose
Charlie Rose
Ben Bledsoe
Ben Bledsoe
Ralph Wiggum's Singing Voice (voice)
Ira Glass
Ira Glass
Chris Martin
Chris Martin
Linda McCartney
Linda McCartn...
Lionel Richie
Lionel Richie
Clive Wood
Clive Wood
Anthony Bourdain
Anthony Bourd...
Linda Ronstadt
Linda Ronstad...
Clarence Clemons
Clarence Clem...
Audrey Meadows
Audrey Meadow...
Stephen Sondheim
Stephen Sondh...
Tito Puente
Tito Puente
Andrew Shue
Andrew Shue
Keith Olbermann
Keith Olberma...
Tony Blair
Tony Blair
Doris Grau
Doris Grau
David Silverman
David Silverm...
Jack Burns
Jack Burns
Marvin Hamlisch
Marvin Hamlis...
Marvin Hamlisch (voice)
Joey Miyashima
Joey Miyashim...
Marcia Mitzman Gaven
Marcia Mitzma...
Jack Sheldon
Jack Sheldon