The Simpsons

Series 1 - 1. Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire

Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire

About this programme

1/13. Homer's hopes for a merry Christmas are dashed by Mr Burns' refusal to pay a holiday bonus, so he decides to earn extra cash by becoming a department store Santa Claus. First-ever episode of the long-running animated comedy series.

Cast and crew


Homer Simpson
Dan Castellaneta
Marge Simpson
Julie Kavner
Bart Simpson
Nancy Cartwright
Lisa Simpson
Yeardley Smith
Moe Szyslak
Hank Azaria
Mr Burns
Harry Shearer


David Silverman
Mimi Pond