The Simpsons Will Be The Longest-Running Prime Time Series In History

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Fox announced it’s renewed “The Simpsons” for another two years. That means the show will soon become the longest-running prime time servies ever.  Western “Gunsmoke” holds the record now, having run for the 20 years ending in 1975.

What’s the secret to “The Simpsons”‘ success? Its animation — so it’s cheap to make, its stars don’t age, and it appeals to a wide demographic.

Also, “The Simpsons” is very funny. Here’s some live-action clips of the cast:

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