Washed-up movie star Troy McClure is pulled over for driving without corrective lenses, and forced to go to the DMV to get his eyes checked. While there, he meets Selma, who he asks out for dinner. Spotted by a reporter, he quickly realizes that being seen in public with a woman will grab enough headlines to revitalize his career, leading to a whirlwind romance between him and Selma.
Did You Know?
and Josh Weinstein
were fans of Phil Hartman
, who had been a recurring guest star since the second season. They decided to produce an episode entirely about Troy McClure to give Hartman as much to do as possible. Oakley wanted to explore Troy's character because he had never interacted with the show's other characters before, only appearing on television. The writers chose the plot idea of Troy's marriage to Selma Bouvier because she was "always marrying people". See more
The message on the back of Troy's DeLorean is misspelled: "JUST MARRED." See more
[because Troy needs glasses to drive, he keeps hitting parked cars
Hey, these guys are all over the road!
Chimpan A to Chimpan Z
Written by Alf Clausen
and Jack Barth
Performed by Phil Hartman
and Cast See more