Eat My Shorts, 'The Simpsons' Is Not Ending In 2020

29 November 2019 | 9:14 am | Staff Writer

They had us there for a second...

Don't worry, The Simpsons is not going anywhere. 

Composer of the iconic animated show's theme song, Danny Elfman, got us all having to actually consider what a world without The Simpsons would look like when he suggested the series will wrap up in 2020 in a new interview. 

"Well, from what I've heard, it is coming to an end," Elfman said on the podcast.

However, The Simpsons showrunner Al Jean was quick to respond and tweeted a link to one of the articles reporting the supposed end of the show, writing, "We are all thankful the following article is NOT TRUE".

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Happy Thanksgiving, indeed.

Currently in its 31st season, The Simpsons will continue for at least one more season and will tick over the 700-episode mark.

So, that's that. The Simpsons isn't going anywhere just yet and will be back in 2020. What could possibli go wrong? Uh, possibly go wrong...