List of The Simpsons characters

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Below is a list of characters from the popular animated comedy television show The Simpsons.

The Simpson family[change | edit source]

  • Homer J. Simpson, the father, who is overweight, lazy and works at a nuclear power plant.
  • Marge Simpson (née Bouvier), the mother, a housewife, who is very tolerant (understanding) of her family.
  • Bart Simpson, the 10-year old son, who gets in trouble.
  • Lisa Simpson, the 8-year old daughter, who is very smart.
  • Maggie Simpson, the baby girl, who can not talk. She talks once and never speaks again. She is always doing mischief.
  • "Grandpa" Abe Simpson, the father of Homer Simpson. He lives in an old folk's home.
  • Patty and Selma Bouvier, Marge's sisters, whom have rough voices and often smoke cigarettes. Note that in one episode, Patty is revealed to be a lesbian. Selma has been married several times.
  • Mona Simpson, the mother of Homer Simpson; wife of Abe Simpson.
  • Santa's Little Helper, the family dog, a former racing greyhound.
  • Snowballs (I-V) and Coltrane, pet cats. All have died at one point in the series. The current cat is Snowball V (though she is called Snowball II)
  • ling Bouiver The adopted daughter of Patty and Selma
  • Amos Simpson He is the oldest Simpsons relative known he is probably born in the 1500s or 1600s.
  • Jacqueline Bouiver, Marge's mother

Other characters[change | edit source]

Some of the many different characters who appeared on the show include:

  • Montgomery Burns, Homer's greedy, evil boss
  • Waylon Smithers, Montgomery Burns' assistant
  • Moe Szyslak, a grumpy bartender who works at a bar
  • Barney Gumble, one of Homer's friends, a gifted alcoholic
  • Kent Brockman, a television news journalist
  • Mayor Quimby, the corrupt mayor of Springfield
  • Lenny Leonard and Carl Carlson, two of Homer's coworkers.
  • Krusty The Clown, TV star and host of a popular Children's/Comedy/Variety show who smokes and drinks a lot
  • Doctor Hibbert, the Simpsons' family doctor
  • Ned Flanders,the Simpsons' religious devout neighbor he has two shy children his wife Maude died in season 11.
  • Kang and Kodos, two aliens that appear in every treehouse of horror their other sibling roger doesn't appear in any other treehouse of horror except the first
  • Milhouse Van Houten, Bart's nerdy best friend his parents Kirk and Luann
  • Sherri and Terri, there two twins there's not munch known about them
  • Nelson Muntz, school bully
  • Comic Book Guy, comic book store owner
  • Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, convenience store owner his wife is Manjula he has seight infant children
  • Martin Prince, he is the bully's target besides Milhouse he is also very smart.
  • Seymour Skinner, principal of the school
  • Chief Wiggum, chief of police who is not good at his job his son is ralph
  • Ralph Wiggum , the son of Chief Wiggum.
  • Jasper, friend of Grandpa's
  • Captain McAllister, sea captain
  • Otto Mann, who drives the school bus
  • Bumblebee Man, Spanish-speaking TV actor
  • Itchy and Scratchy, cartoon cat and mouse who are a different more violent version of Tom and Jerry
  • Jimbo Jones, leader of the bullies when Nelson isn't around and strongest of the bullies.
  • Snake(Jailbird), robber and criminal.
  • Old Gil Gunderson, a salesman who has bad luck.
  • Sideshow Bob (Robert Terwilliger), was Krusty the Clown's assistant before he was jailed after framing Krusty.
    • He was married to Selma once, has tried to kill Bart several times, and has gone to prison.
  • Fat Tony, the town's chief gangster who has a group of mobsters, including Legs and Louie, and occasionally Icepick and Johnny Tightlips. He died in Season 22 and was replaced by his slimmer cousin.
  • Sideshow Cecil (Cecil Terwilliger), Sideshow Bob's somewhat evil brother, whom was also once a clown
  • Janey, Lisa's best friend
  • Ranier Wolfcastle, The Arnold Schwarzenegger-like Hollywood action hero of Springfield who is in a lot of movies in Springfield
  • Mr Largo, the Springfield Elementary music teacher
  • Bruno, the stereotypical Australian boy telephoned by Bart in the "Simpson's in Australia" episode
  • Superintendent Chalmers, The superintendent of all Springfield elementary schools who does not like Principal Skinner
  • Agnes Skinner, The mean mother of Principal Skinner
  • Mrs. Krabappel and Ms. Hoover, Bart and Lisa's teachers, who both do not want to live or teach because of they do not have relationships
  • Groundskeeper Willie, janitor at Springfield Elementary School.
  • Cletus, the hillbilly of Springfield, has a wife named Brandine and have about 30 children.
  • Hans Moleman, a man who drinks and says he's only 31 years old, while he looks old.
  • Sideshow Mel, Krusty's second assistant who replaced Bob after going to prison for trying to frame Krusty for murder. He does not say much on the Krusty show (talks with a whistle) and once tried to get gum out of his hair with a bone ....it just made matters worse.
  • Dolph Starbeam 14 year old bully
  • Professor Frink He is the nerd of the show.
  • Kearney Zzyzwick Toghest of the bullies
  • Yes Guy Re-occuring character that answers everything with a strung out Y-y-y-y-e-e-e-e-s-s-s?
  • Squeaky Voice Teen, re-occurring character that has a squeaky voice and is known to have a job advertising burgers.
  • Wendell Borton, a kid that usually would throw up.