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Smithers Will Come Out on The Simpsons

  In an interview with TVLine , Simpsons showrunner Al Jean reveals that the show's 27th season will be a big one for Waylon Smithers, The%20Simpsons ">lovelorn assistant to megalomaniacal businessman Mr. Burns: After decades of pining, Smithers will finally come out to his boss. "In Springfield now, most people know hes gay, but obviously Burns doesnt," Jean notes. "We deal with that in two episodes." And, in what seems like an even bigger step for Smithers, his steadfast loyalty will waver for the first time. Says Jean: "He gets fed up with Burns not appreciating him and considers his options." Will Smithers, without Burns, wither and die? And will Burns, without Smithers, realize that they really weren't saying Boo-urns ?   Read More...

The Simpsons Premiere: EP Explains Homer and Marge's Mind-Bending Split

Did The Simpsons just pull the ultimate bait and switch? Sure, Sundays season premiere made good on its promise to split up Homer and Marge after Homer failed to take his narcolepsy seriously, heand Marge attended marriage counseling, where a therapist suggested they see other people but the circumstances surrounding said split were []

Lena Dunham Teases Bedroom Scene With Homer on 'The Simpsons'

A picture shows the new character voiced by the 'Girls' creator sharing a bed with Homer in the upcoming episode that sees him parting ways with Marge.   Read More...

The Simpsons Premiere: The Story Behind Homer and Marges Trial Separation

Al Jean and writer J. Stewart Burns discuss the season 27 premiere.   Read More...

The Simpsons Season 27: Marge in Jail, Smithers' Reveal and More to Expect

Instead of worrying about The Simpsons pseudo split in Sundays season premiere (Fox, 8/7c), perhaps fans should be more concerned about Marge heading to the slammer in Mays finale. Marge lets Bart go to the park alone because hes too irritating, then she ends up getting arrested, executive producer Al Jean tells TVLine of the Season

The Best Simpsons Toys, Comics, And More

The seasons to own on DVD, the best comics (including the Futurama crossover), and your very own choo-choo-choose me card.   Read More...

The Simpsons Taps Andrew Rannells for Bad Season 27 Guest Stint

Andrew Rannells is returning to his Broadway roots by way of The Simpsons. The Girls actor is set to play himselfin a spring episode of Foxs never-ending toon, TVLine has learned exclusively. In the installment, slated to air in early April,Marge takes Lisa on a girls weekend touristy trip to Capitol City, where they attend []

First Look of Sofia Vergara on 'The Simpsons' Debuted

The 'Modern Family' actress will voice a teacher in Bart's school who gets tangled in a love triangle.   Read More...

The Simpsons' Duff Beer Is Going on Sale (Woo-Hoo!) ... Overseas (Doh!)

  The Simpson 's Duff Beer will be purely fictional no longer! The brew will be hitting shelves beginning in Chile, and later more of South America and Europe by early next year, reports the Wall Street Journal . Beer sellers have been trying to release their own versions of Duff Beer for years, but had ...   Read More...

Video: FOX Comic-Con 2015 - "The Simpsons" Panel Q&A

Watch the highlights from yesterday's panel for the series in San Diego.