September 11, 2022
At the Walt Disney Co.’s D23 Expo Sept. 9, the cast and creative team of “The Simpsons” announced that season 33 of the animated series will stream Oct. 5 on Disney+.
The season originally aired from 2021 to 2022 on Fox. Season 34 begins Sept. 25 on Fox.
In celebration of Disney+ Day Sept. 8, “Welcome to the Club,” a new short from “The Simpsons,” was released on the streaming service. In the latest short, it’s Disney+ Day and Lisa Simpson has her heart set on the ultimate princess transformation. After meeting some of Disney’s most notorious villains, Lisa is surprised to learn being bad just might be more fun.
“Welcome to the Club” is the latest in a collection of shorts from “The Simpsons” created exclusively for Disney+ that highlight the service’s marquee brands and content. “When Billie Met Lisa” was nominated for Outstanding Short Form Animated Program at this year’s Emmy Awards. The previously released shorts “Maggie Simpson in ‘The Force Awakens from Its Nap,’” “The Good, The Bart, and The Loki” and “The Simpsons in Plusaversary” are currently available on Disney+.