NPR logo The creator of the Simpsons MATT GROENING talks with TV critic DAVID BIANCULLI about the serie...

The creator of the Simpsons MATT GROENING talks with TV critic DAVID BIANCULLI about the serie...

The creator of the Simpsons MATT GROENING talks with TV critic DAVID BIANCULLI about the serie...

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The creator of the Simpsons MATT GROENING talks with TV critic DAVID BIANCULLI about the series. This month, TV's longest running animated series will broadcast its 200th episode. The Simpsons were first featured during episodes of the Tracey Ullman Show. The Simpsons own prime time series premiered in 1990. Groening has a new book called "The Simpsons: A Complete Guide to our Favorite Family." 12:28:30 FORWARD PROMO (:29)12:29:00 I.D. BREAK (:59)12: