Was The Simpsons cancelled or renewed for season 34? When does it start on FOX? Now that season 33 is over, fans are wondering if the show will continue for another season or not.
“Woo Hoo! With any luck the show will soon be older than I am,” noted Homer Simpson. Ay, caramba! The longest-running primetime scripted series in television history keeps carrying on!
In this post, we’ve summarized everything we know so far about The Simpson season 34.
The Simpson Season 34: All about the show!
The Simpson is a long-running animated comedy that focuses on the eponymous family in the town of Springfield in an unnamed U.S. state. The head of the Simpson family, Homer, is not a typical family man.
A nuclear-plant employee, he does his best to lead his family but often finds that they are leading him. The family includes loving, blue-haired matriarch Marge, troublemaking son Bart, overachieving daughter Lisa and baby Maggie.
The longest-running primetime scripted show in television history, THE SIMPSONS exploded into popular culture in 1990. Since then, it has remained one of the most groundbreaking and innovative entertainment franchises, recognizable throughout the world.
The Simpson season 34 renewal: Has it been renewed or cancelled?
The Simpson season 34 has already been renewed by the makers. It’s going to hit the screens shortly!
“My biggest move was in the very beginning when I decided to never uncross my fingers,” said executive producer James L. Brooks.
Added “The Simpsons” creator and executive producer Matt Groening, “Everyone at The Simpsons is thrilled to be renewed once more, and we are planning lots of big surprises. Homer will lose a hair, Milhouse will get contact lenses, and Bart will celebrate his tenth birthday for the thirty-third time.”
The Simpson season 34 release date: When’s it scheduled to premiere?
“It’s a sincere pleasure to announce the Season 33 and 34 pick-ups for The Simpsons. We keep hoping that, eventually, they’ll get it right,” said Charlie Collier, CEO, Fox Entertainment. “Profound respect for and congratulations to Matt, Jim, Al and the many other wonderful partners working really hard to finally elevate The Tracey Ullman Show. As they say, ‘practice makes perfect.’”
As for the release date, The Simpsons season 34 will begin in the fall of 2022. Season 33 was confirmed on March 3, 2021, and it will take place in the same year.
The Simpson season 34 cast: Who’s going to be in it?
The Simpsons” has certainly not had a shortage of guest stars over the years. The sitcom made it into the Guinness Book of World Records for the most guest stars to appear in a single show. Everyone from Sarah Michelle Gellar to Stephen Hawking has made the trip to Springfield, and Season 33 will be no different.
The Deadline report gives us some hints about who will be next, and Kristen Bell will lend her voice acting talents to the season premiere episode. She’s no stranger to appearing in cartoon form, seeing how she’s the voice of Anna in the “Frozen” movies. The premiere will be an all-musical episode, and Bell will do the singing parts for Marge.
Other famous faces Deadline mentions include Rachel Bloom, Brian Cox, Cristin Miloti, and Timothy Olyphant. The latter three will appear at some point within a two-part special titled “A Serious Flanders,” which “The Simpsons” team describes as “an epic love letter to … the world of streaming television.”
The Simpson season 34: Viewership & Records!
This season, The Simpsons is averaging 7.0 million viewers across all platforms, marking a +146% lift from Live+same day. The Simpsons’ Season 32 premiere last September was its highest-rated return in five years, most-watched launch in six years and most-streamed premiere ever on Hulu and Fox Now.