Tracey Ullman hosts a variety show containing sketches, song-and-dance routines and the Simpsons.
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Tracey Ullman hosts a variety show containing sketches, song-and-dance routines and the Simpsons.

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5 April 1987 (USA)  »

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El show de Tracey Ullman  »

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The Simpsons began as 30 second bumpers shown before and after commercial breaks. See more »

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[repeated line]
Kay: [into a phone] Hello Mummy. I-i-i-i-i-i-t'ssssssssss K-a-a-a-y.
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The show that gave birth to America's #1 show!
18 April 2000 | by (Ardmore, PA) – See all my reviews

The Tracey Ullman Show helped to spin off The Simpsons into their own show and even helped launch the FOX Network (along with Married With Children). All an all, this was a pretty good show. It had a lot of funny sketches and some very funny, though crudely drawn, animated filler material (The Simpsons). There was another animated filler called Dr. N!godatu, but it did not last as long as the Simpson shorts. The Tracey Ullman Show was entertaining to say the least.


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