May 4, 2015
FOX announced today that The Simpsons has been renewed for Seasons 27 and 28, extending the animated comedy's run past an unprecedented 600 episodes. The Sunday night staple continues to pull in healthy ratings for the network, and is even currently ranked as one of the Top 10 broadcast TV shows among men 18-34.
On the air since 1989, The Simpsons holds the distinction of being television's longest-running prime time scripted series. Along the way it has picked up over 30 Emmy Awards, had a feature film made, and was named Best Show of the 20th Century by Time Magazine.