The Tracey Ullman Show

Season 1 Episode 8

Trapeze / Babysitting Maggie / Smalls' Talk / Last Chance Commercial

Aired Sunday 9:00 PM May 31, 1987 on FOX
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Trapeze / Babysitting Maggie / Smalls' Talk / Last Chance Commercial
Trapeze: Two Russian trapeze performers called "The Flying Asternovishes," the oversexed Maja (Tracey Ullman) and the plain Anika (Julie Kavner), try to put aside their personal conflicts during a circus performance.

Smalls' Talk: Cynical radio talk show psychiatrist, Dr. Jillian Smalls (Tracey Ullman), ignores all serious calls on her show leaving her call screener Marcy (Julie Kavner), to deal with all of them.

Last Chance Commercial: Sandra Decker (Tracey Ullman), a 70-ish, bitter, over-the-hill Hollywood movie actress that doesn't own a car, gets a chance to come back into the spotlight with a frozen soup commercial.

Babysitting Maggie: Left alone to babysit Maggie, Bart and Lisa watch TV while Maggie chases a butterfly on the roof.moreless

Who was the Episode MVP ?

Julie Kavner

Julie Kavner

Marge Simpson (voice); Meg; Marina McDowell; 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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