The Tracey Ullman Show

FOX (ended 1990)


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A variety/sketch show brought to you by a British comedian Tracey Ullman. The show was one of the first programs on the then-new FOX Network in the U.S. in the mid 1980s. Tracey's show was a sketch comedy show including lots of singing and dancing. "The Simpsons" appeared as short, animated sketches, interspersed between the main, live-action sketches.

The Tracey Ullman Show led to the creation of the hit FOX show, "The Simpsons." It began as short skits on Ullman's Show. Overall the Simpsons made appearances in 48 episodes in the show's first three seasons and one additional appearance in the fourth and final season.


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  • Dan Castellaneta

    Dan Castellaneta

    Homer Simpson; Krusty the Clown; Grampa Abe Simpson; Dr. Alexander Gibson; Greg Downey; Mr. Leroy; Dave McDowell; various roles

    Sam McMurray

    Sam McMurray

    William Barns; Gulliver Dark; Keith; Gary Sours; various roles

    Nancy Cartwright

    Nancy Cartwright

    Bart Simpson (1987-1989) (voice)

    Tracey Ullman

    Tracey Ullman

    Herself; Ginny Tillman; Francesca McDowell; Tina; Sara Downey; Kay Clark; Sandra Decker; Kiki; Summer Storm; various roles

    Yeardley Smith

    Yeardley Smith

    Lisa Simpson; Maggie Simpson (1987-1989) (voice)

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