The TV series “the Simpsons” became the second in the history of primetime television shows, consisting of 600 episodes
In the United States published the six hundredth episode of “the Simpsons”, which made the series second in the history of primetime television shows to break the mark at six hundred series, reports the BBC. While the record continues to hold the series Gunsmoke (“Smoke from the barrel”), which went for 20 seasons from 1955 to 1975. There were shows of 635 episodes.
On account of “the Simpsons”, which started in television in 1987, more seasons, but so far fewer episodes. The 600th episode was a special edition for Halloween called “treehouse of horror XXVI”.
If the show is renewed for another season, he will surpass the number of episodes of Gunsmoke in 2018, when will be released the 16th episode of the 29th season.
In third place in the history of primetime television shows by number of episodes of the TV series “lassie” (1954-1974), a total of 591 was shown in the episode.
The animated series “the Simpsons” comes almost 30 years. The first mini-series, the Good night was shown in the “Show Tracey Ullman” April 19, 1987. Demonstration of the complete series of the animated series began on December 17, 1989 on Fox.