The longest-running scripted show in television history, THE
into a cultural phenomenon in 1990 and has remained one of the most
groundbreaking and innovative entertainment franchises, recognizable
throughout the world. Matt Groening created the iconic family: Homer,
Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie. In February 2012, THE
celebrate its historic 500th episode. The series has won 27 Emmy
Awards, been the subject of a hit feature film, created “Krustyland” and
a revolutionary virtual coaster – The Simpsons Ride – at Universal
Studios, received a Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame, been honored
with five U.S. postal stamps personally designed by Matt Groening, and
named the “Best Show of the 20th Century” by Time Magazine.
voice to the Simpsons and other Springfield citizens are Dan
Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith, Harry
Shearer, and Hank Azaria.