Watch video · After airing its 636th episode, the animated show will become the longest-running primetime scripted series, surpassing CBS’ «Gunsmoke,» which aired 635 episodes from 1955 to 1975.
But yesterday it hit an impressive achievement by becoming the longest-running American scripted TV series of all time. Sunday’s episode was The Simpsons’ 636 th, which has finally over taken
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That chance soon became something of an inevitability, and now it has finally happened. Last night, The SImpsons aired episode 636, and it broke Gunsmoke’s record. It is now the longest running scripted show in television history. The animated series is currently in it’s 29th season, and it is showing no signs of ending anytime soon.
Apr 26, 2018 · Fox’s «The Simpsons» reaches a new milestone: longest running scripted series in TV history, with 636 episodes as of April 29.
Last night’s episode, “Forgive and Regret,” was The Simpsons‘ 636th — that’s one more than the previous record-holder, Gunsmoke, aired during its 20-season run.
The Simpsons renewed by FOX to Become Longest-Running Scripted Series. FOX has ordered the 29th and 30th seasons of the pop culture phenomenon The Simpsons.
“The Simpsons” has been renewed for two more seasons running until 2019, Fox Broadcasting said on Friday, meaning it will break the record for most episodes of any scripted television show in
Apr 29, 2018 · With 635 episodes spread across 20 seasons, it held the record as the longest-running scripted series in TV history. It seemed impossible that any show in the modern era could equal Gunsmoke ‘s run.
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With episode 636 on Sunday, The Simpsons finally outran Gunsmoke as America’s longest-running TV show, as counted by scripted episodes. It overtook it about a decade ago in terms of how many